Food Network Star, Food Network’s acclaimed reality competition show that blends culinary competition with big star aspirations, kicks off its eighth season with a two-hour season premiere on May 13th at 9 pm ET/PT. This season, Bobby Flay and Giada De Laurentiis, who previously were judges on the show, will now compete themselves, each leading a team of five hopeful stars. Watching as a Food Network star returns for Eight Season with star-studded challenges will no doubt entice viewers. The third team will be led by famous and colorful Food Network personality Alton Brown.
This season will see fifteen star hopefuls, each assigned to one of the three judges who hand-picked them to join their team. The teams will compete against each other, with certain contestants eliminated. The winner of this season will receive his or her own Food Network program, produced by their team leader. [Read more…]