THE Great British Bake Off is back in 2018 with a new bunch of eager bakers. We are now at the semi-final stage and the competition is getting fiercer and fiercer. Here's who is still standing. Who is in the line-up of The Great British Bake Off 2018? Bake Off is back on Channel 4 for 2018. The show switched channels from the BBC in 2017 - but was still a ratings success. And it was Sophie Faldo who walked away with the coveted prize. Now meet the new contestants fighting for glory in the tent in 2018. Jon Jenkins Jon Jenkins, 47, is a blood courier from Newport, Wales. The father of four likes to spend quality time with his family and uses baking to relax. He loves a showy bake – and a showy Hawaiian shirt, too. He also likes to wow friends and family with his creations. Kim-Joy Kim-Joy, 27, is a mental health specialist from Leeds. She was born in Belgium to an English father and Malaysian–Chinese mother and now lives in Leeds with her partner. Her biggest passion is … [Read more...] about Great British Bake Off line-up — who are the bakers still in and who has already left?
Great british bake off
GREAT British Bake Off has proved a smash hit with viewers, since its launch back in 2010. It has hit the headlines after it was revealed the judges and presenters got paid for a charity special of the show - but how much do they REALLY take home? Here's what we have found out... How much do the Great British Bake Off judges and presenters get paid? Here's how much each of the stars take home... Paul Hollywood It was well publicised that Bake Off judge Paul Hollywood received a HUGE bump in his pay packet when he stuck with the show when it switched to Channel 4. Scouser Paul is believed to be getting £1.2million over three years to be main judge. It means he will bag £400,000 a series, after getting less than £100,000 a year at the BBC. Prue Leith His fellow judge Prue Leith's exact salary is being kept a closely guarded secret However, when she signed her contract in 2017, it was reported she is paid £200,000 a series - which is nearly three times MORE than her … [Read more...] about How much do the Great British Bake Off judges and presenters get paid? Paul, Prue, Noel and Sandy’s pay deals
Great British Bake Off contestant Ruby Bhogal has revealed the winner of the show on Twitter after being duped by a fake account. Bhogal, who is in this year’s semi-final on Tuesday, admitted she was “very happy” with the winner as she chatted to a Twitter user she believed was Sandi Toksvig. The baker was tricked into revealing the classified information by a man who set up a fake account before direct messaging her pretending to be the presenter. The prankster told The Sun: “It’s actually pretty easy to do really. You just make a fake profile of one of their friends and then they follow you. “You then change your name and message them and they have no clue,” he added. The publication say the account has now been suspended and has not shared the messages. Standard Online has contacted Channel 4 for comment. Thankfully, no information was made public unlike Prue Leith’s blunder last year when she let slip the … [Read more...] about Great British Bake Off contestant Ruby Bhogal ‘reveals winner early’
Emma Bunton to host US version of the Great British Bake Off BelfastTelegraph.co.uk Former Spice Girl Emma Bunton has described Paul Hollywood as “great fun” as she announced she will host an American version of the Great British Bake Off. https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/entertainment/film-tv/news/emma-bunton-to-host-us-version-of-the-great-british-bake-off-37435326.html https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/entertainment/film-tv/news/article37435323.ece/06736/AUTOCROP/h342/bpanews_8a911ee1-6c5a-4545-bbb5-cf5a73e8b95b_1 Email Former Spice Girl Emma Bunton has described Paul Hollywood as “great fun” as she announced she will host an American version of the Great British Bake Off. Speaking on Heart’s London Breakfast show, which she co-hosts, the star revealed that she will host the programme alongside former NFL player Anthony “Spice” Adams, who Bunton described as “hilarious”. The fourth series of the Great … [Read more...] about Emma Bunton to host US version of the Great British Bake Off
EMMA Bunton has revealed she’s landed her dream job and is the new host the of the US version of The Great British Bake Off. The former Spice Girl has already filmed the series and will be on screen with Paul Hollywood later this year. Emma, 42, was signed up by ABC to present the show alongside Anthony Spice Adams. Speaking about her new role, Emma told The Daily Mail: This is my dream job! “Christmas time, eating cake and having such a brilliant time with Spice, Sherry and Paul.” Paul, who judges on the British version of the hit show alongside Prue Leith, joined the US version in its third series. Emma, who also works as a radio DJ on Heart FM, will also be joining Mel B, Mel C and Geri Horner on tour next year as the Spice Girls re-group for a mini reunion. The Sun exclusively revealed the iconic nineties girl-band were getting back together to mark their milestone 20th anniversary. Victoria Beckham will not be joining the group after admitting she wasn’t … [Read more...] about Emma Bunton bags ‘dream job’ as host of US version of The Great British Bake Off