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Los Angeles, Calif. – July 5, 2022 – Joel McHale returns to E! as host and executive producer of “Celebrity Beef,” the cooking show that turns pop culture feuds into a food fight, premiering Tuesday, August 2 at 10 p.m. ET/PT. This comedy competition series will follow two celebrities each week as they face off in a kitchen and mash up their beef with knives in hand, spices on the grill and ready to whip up the best dish this side of Hollywood. Hills. As the celebrities try to settle scores in the kitchen, things get spicy as they reveal the inside scoop on their rivalry. As host, Joel acts as prosecutor, judge and jury, creating twists and turns with various challenges throughout the showdown. The winner of each challenge will have an advantage over their competitor, such as being treated with exclusive ingredients, while the loser will receive cruel punishment, such as trading in their knives for gardening tools. At the end of each episode, the contestants present their final meal to Joel for the ultimate taste test, as he crowns one person the winner and helps the duos mash their beef once and for all. The winner will also receive a trophy and receive $10,000 for the charity of their choice.
Famous contestants include: Cheryl Hines and Rachael Harris, Ben Higgins and Nick Viall, Cynthia Bailey and Todd Bridges, Andy Grammer and Justin Baldoni, Justin Sylvester and Loni Love, Dolores Catania and Caroline Manzo, Missi Pyle and Jeff Lewis and Nikki and Brie bella .
“Celebrity Beef” is produced by The Content Group, part of Asylum Entertainment Group, with Joel McHale, Rebecca Hertz, Steven Michaels, Jodi Flynn, James Macnab, Andi Walker Ochoa and Ariel Brozell serving as executive producers.