The Fox cooking competition series for home cooks “MasterChef” is looking for contestants for Season 8.
An open casting call will run from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday at the Marriott, 614 Canal St., New Orleans.
The show is searching for talented home cooks from all types of backgrounds and with a range of cooking styles, a news release says. “The casting team is looking for home cooks who enjoy preparing everything from delightful desserts and hefty main courses to fine French cuisine, great-tasting burgers and more,” the release says.
On the Gordon Ramsay-hosted series, the contestants compete in weekly cooking challenges, with one cook sent home each week. The winner gets $250,000.
For more information and to preregister, visit masterchefcasting.com.