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Know How To Cook and Want to Be on TV?

You, too, can be bitched at by Gordon Ramsay if you're cast on MasterChef.
You, too, can be bitched at by Gordon Ramsay if you're cast on MasterChef. Courtesy of Breanna Hogan

Interested in this opportunity to be bitched at ferociously by Gordon Ramsay? You're in luck.

Fox has put out an open call for casting for MasterChef, and they're coming to Phoenix.

A spot on the televised cooking competition could be yours if you rock out the casting. To do that, you need to complete two steps.

First — the easy step — register at

Second, show up for casting this Saturday, September 16. Casting will be held at the Pointe Hilton Squaw Peak Resort, 7677 North 16th Street. The casting session will run from 10 a.m. to 6.p.m.
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Chris Malloy, former food editor and current food critic at Phoenix New Times, has written for various local and national outlets. He has scrubbed pots in a restaurant kitchen, earned graduate credit for a class about cheese, harvested garlic in Le Marche, and rolled pastas like cappellacci stuffed with chicken liver. He writes reviews but also narrative stories on the food world's margins.
Contact: Chris Malloy