Brazilian FTA network Band has actually commissioned the very first full season of MasterChef Senior, a brand-new iteration of Banijay’s cooking competition format. Endemol Shine Brasil is producing the series, which is understood in your area as MasterChef+, with the order following previous standalone MasterChef Senior specials, which were produced by Shine Iberia for Spain’s La 1 in 2020 and 2021. MasterChef Senior showcases the cooking skills of the older generation, and is referred to as “an event of their experience, strength, and understanding.” The beginner chefs aged 60 and above require to the MasterChef kitchen to fight it out and create food to impress even the harshest critics.
This commission follows on the heels of another new version of the format, MasterChef: Young Talent, which TBI specifically revealed last week is coming soon to Viaplay for Denmark and Norway. Nani Freitas, CEO of Endemol Shine Brasil, commented: “The older generation will be able to show all their knowledge and enthusiasm for gastronomy, in addition to proving that the quality of their cuisine is exceptionally high.
” Only time will tell who will take house the MasterChef+ trophy. I’m very delighted that Brazil will now have four different versions of MasterChef.”
Lucas Green, worldwide head of material operations at Banijay commented: “Originally developed by Shine Iberia at a time where we saw substantial isolation in older generations due to the international pandemic, MasterChef Senior is a warm and wonderful event of family and cooking. ” MasterChef is an inclusive format that champions ease of access and talent from budding chefs old or young, and the addition of MasterChef Senior to our growing portfolio is testimony to our ingenious creatives who continuously check out new methods to broaden the brand name.”