Food Network Star 2013 Returns This Summer

food-network-starA reality television series from Food Network that debuted in 2005 is ready for a new season. It’s a show where the winner will be awarded his or her own TV show and that doesn’t happen too often!

Season nine of Food Network Star will be premiering on June 2nd at 9pm ET/PT with fresh talents, fun challenges and already well-known hosts Alton Brown, Giada De Laurentiis and Bobby Flay.

Each episode will be featuring a Mentor-Challenge, Star Challenge and an elimination. This season the show has a new twist. Food Network fans will get to vote on the performances of the finalists and one of the eliminated contestants will get the chance to come back and fight another day.

“These newcomers are competing to achieve their dream, and their journey is fascinating to watch,” said Bob Tuschman from Food Network.

For on-set videos, exclusive interviews, blogs, behind-the-scenes footages, quizzes, polls and contestants’ personal journals go to

The show finale will take place August 11, but before that the contestants will have to pass a number of challenges such as Chopped-themed mystery ingredient challenge, an on-camera test, Italian-themed challenge, a pantry cook-off, a Star-making screening and much more.

Don’t forget to tune in for the ninth season of Food Network Star June 2nd!

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