The MasterChef series has been such a success for FOX that they recently renewed it for two seasons. Will MasterChef Junior be a success as well or will it be cancelled after one season? We shall see.
MasterChef Junior gives budding cooks between the ages of eight and 13 the opportunity to showcase their culinary talents. Gordon Ramsay, Joe Bastianich, and Graham Elliot serve as judges and mentors.
The higher a show’s ratings (particularly the 18-49 demo), the better the chances for survival. This chart will be updated as new ratings data becomes available — typically the following morning, around 11:30am EST/8:30am PST. Refresh to see the latest.
12/21 Update: The show has been renewed for a second season.
Final season averages: 1.4 rating in the 18-49 demographic with 4.02 million total viewers.
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These are the final national numbers (unless noted with an “*”). These are different from the fast affiliate numbers which are just estimates of the actual ratings. The final nationals are typically released within 24 hours of the programming or, in the case of weekends and holidays, a couple days later.
What do you think? Do you still like the MasterChef Junior TV series? Do you think it should be cancelled or renewed for a second season?