Presenters  |  Aug 1, 2016

Alexis Conran Crowned Champion of Celebrity MasterChef 2016

Celebrity MasterChef crowned Alexis Conran its 2016 champion in front of five million viewers.

For the eleventh series, 20 celebrities were put through their paces in a series of culinary challenges in 12 programmes over six weeks. The first four heat weeks concentrated on whittling down the celebrities; testing their abilities until only the best go through to the fifth and semi-final week.

This year’s contestants come from a diverse range of backgrounds including US entertainment legend Jimmy Osmond; singer/songwriters Simon Webbe, Amelle Berrabah and Sinitta; Reverend Richard Coles; actors Sid Owen, Tina Malone and Laila Morse; TV personalities Louise Minchin, Cherry Healey, Amy Childs and Donna Air; Olympic gold medal winning boxer Audley Harrison; Paralympian Liz Johnson; England rugby player Neil Black; comedian Tommy Cannon; YouTube vlogger Marcus Butler; antiques expert David Harper and Strictly Come Dancing's Gleb Savchenko. 

Alexis follows in the footsteps of previous Celebrity Masterchef champions Kimberly Wyatt and Emma Kennedy.