The contests associated with the art of cooking today are presented with a great variety on modern television. A huge number of ideas are implemented in different shows, and one of these programs from Australia has managed to earn the audience’s love and to gain popularity. This is about the Australian project Zumbo’s Just Desserts, where professional bakers and cook amateurs compete with one another. The broadcasting is carried out on Seven Network channel. With the completion of the first season its audience today sends the authors of the series a single question: will Zumbo’s Just Desserts come back for Series 2? Release Date of the continuation hasn’t been officially announced yet, but public is sure that the renewed show will be presented in the nearest future when all the subtleties are solved.
Cast and Creators
The first season air date was presented to the public on August 22, 2016. The series included 12 episodes, and the running time of each episode was from 60 to 75 minutes.
The main personalities of the show are:
- Adriano Zumbo, an Australian chef and one of the creators;
- Rachel Khoo, who is the co-host and is a chef from Great Britain;
- Gigi Falanga, their assistant.
The company producing the show and responsible for the release of each new episode is Seven Productions. The channel broadcasting the program is an Australian Seven Network.
With the season premiere 12 participants are beginning to compete with one another in the art of baking. Afterwards one participant who has not coped with the task given by the hosts leaves the project each episode. Among the tasks that are offered to bakers by Adriano and Rachel are such as cooking special dessert emphasizing the cook’s individuality. Another great challenge that was posed to the participants was the creation of new dishes that could combine the features of two desserts. The participants demonstrated their skills during the program and have shown that they were worthy to fight for the prize of $ 100,000.
Chances for Renewal and Viewers’ Ratings
The interest of the public to Zumbo’s Just Desserts was evident from the vary beginning: the first episode was watched by approximately 1.1 million viewers. Further the figures have decreased a little, but the audience is still waiting for the return of the series.
The coming of the next season release date is supposed to take place quite soon, and all the fans now can do is just guess and suppose whether the format of the show will be changed greatly or not.