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The Great Celebrity Bake Off is back for 2019!

By Mason Mallett | 28 Feb 2019 at 1:53pm

The Great British Celebrity Bake Off is back for Stand Up 2 Cancer. This year we see 20 new celebrities take on baking and try to win the competition, while raising awareness and donations for a great cause.

Paul Hollywood and Prue Leith will continue to judge the celebrities of the Stand Up 2 Cancer series. Comical presenters Noel Fielding and Sandi Toksvig will also be returning to give us the giggles and bakery puns!

Which Celebrities are participating in Celebrity Bake Off?

There are some great celebrities heading to the tent this year, but how good will their baking skills be?

John Lithgow

American Actor and star of Dexter and The Crown, best known for his television role in 3rd rock from the sun. John Lithgow will be taking on the baking.

Jeremy Paxman

British journalist and quiz master of University Challenge. Jeremy has often interrogated and grilled politicians, but how well he perform when he’s under the pressure of Bake Off? We shall see.

Sally Lindsay

Actress Sally Lindsay will put her skills to the test. Sally is best known for her role as Shelley Urwin in Coronation Street.

Michelle Keegan

Another Corrie star joins the group of bakers. Michelle Keegan is best known for playing Tina McIntyre in Coronation Street and also Lance Corporal Georgie Lane in the hit series Our Girl.

Jon Richardson

Loveable comedian Jon Richardson has a very dry sense of humour, but will it be dry enough to save him from having a soggy bottom? Jon has been on every panel show known to man. He often discusses his worries and shows his perfectionist personality, but will his perfections help him in the bake off?

Russell Brand

Quirky comic, Russell Brand is competing this year. Will he be able to put his vivid imagination and eccentricity into his bakes?

Russell Tovey

Actor Russell Tovey takes part this year. You will probably recognise him from the British BBC series Him & Her.

Greg Wise

Another star from The Crown! Greg Wise gets in on the baking action.

Jess Phillips

Politician and Member of Parliament, Jess Phillips helps raise awareness by taking on the bake off.

James Acaster

Another comedian steps up to the bake. James Acaster is quirky, silly and mischievous, we’re not sure how far he will get in the competition, but he certainly will be great to watch! In relevant news, James Acaster recently launched a new food-based podcast.

Big Narstie

MC and rapper Big Narstie has feature on many TV series and even has his own called The Big Narstie Show. The only bars he will be using in this show will be bars of chocolate.

Nicola Adams

British professional boxer and Olympic gold medallist Nicola Adams will put up a fight in the bake off.

Katarina Johnson-Thompson

English Track and field athlete Katarina is another sports champion competing in the bake-off, but will she come out on top this time?

Caroline Flack

TV presenter Caroline Flack, will be swapping the heat from Love Island with the heat from the oven.

Hannah Cockroft

British wheelchair racer, Paralympian and MBE Hannah Cockroft takes on the bake, but will she become a champion at baking?

Joe Wilkinson

Hairy comedian Joe Wilkinson is a comedian and very unlikely baker. Joe will be another great baker to watch as he brings his unique humour to the tent.

Johnny Vegas

Comedian and actor Johnny Vegas certainly likes his food, but how good is he at making it?

Georgia Toffolo

Made in Chelsea’s Georgia Toffolo has lived a life of luxury, with most tasks being done for her. How will she cope with having to bake?

Krishnan Guru-Murthy

Journalist and Channel 4 news reporter Krishnan Guru-Murthy puts on the oven mitts, perhaps he will be a baking guru?

Rylan Clark-Neal

Big Brother star and TV presenter Rylan Clark-Neal (made famous by X Factor) will be joining the gang.

Celebrity Bake Off 2019 Trailer


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