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MasterChef, MasterChef Junior Renewed in Thailand


Endemol Shine International has landed a renewal on MasterChef Thailand for a third season, as well as a second season of MasterChef Junior Thailand with Heliconia H Group.

Both series will air on BBTV CH7.

MasterChef Thailand was awarded National Winner for Best Adaptation of an Existing Format at the 2018 Asian Academy Creative Awards. MasterChef Junior Thailand season one was the highest-rated show for a reality format adaptation on digital terrestrial free TV as well as the number-one hashtag trending show in Thailand during the broadcast period.

Kitikorn Penrote, CEO of Heliconia H Group, said: “With the huge success of MasterChef Thailand seasons one and two and MasterChef Junior Thailand season one, we are confident in making a commitment, to be at the top of the game and that is why we have commissioned MasterChef Thailand season three and MasterChef Junior Thailand season two.

“The key in creating a reality show is ‘the real story’. We showcase unique and creative challenges on MasterChef Thailand so that each contestant can show their capability and genuine reactions. We transform raw footage into a highly entertaining show, created through attractive storytelling. At the same time, educating audiences and sharing the flavors of true Thailand.”

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