Masterchef UK 2019 is reaching its climax and the final is just around the corner.

This has been one of the toughest seasons yet and the competition is only getting tougher.

Here’s what you need to know ahead of the Masterchef 2019 final.

Gregg Wallace and John Torode in Hong Kong.

When is the Masterchef 2019 final?

The Masterchef final will be shown on Friday, March 29th.

As usual, it will be shown on BBC One, but at the slightly earlier time of 8.30 pm.

It will then be available to watch on the BBC iPlayer.

Which contestants are in the final?

As of yet, the finalists are unconfirmed.

The eight contestants still in the competition are Jilly, Panisha, Delia, Geoff, Tim, Alex, Thomas and Irini.

Some contestants who have stood out in particular, such as Irini, Geoff and Jilly, are favourites for the final.

What happens in finals week?

The final week will see the remaining four contestants in Hong Kong, with episodes airing on Tuesday (March 26th), Wednesday, Thursday and the grand finale on Friday (March 29th).

 

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