Are you ready for a brand new season of Rachael vs. Guy Celebrity Cook-Off? Season 2 of the hit show premieres this Sunday, January 6th at 10pm ET/PT and we couldn't be more excited about it! A-list chefs Rachael Ray and Guy Fieri mentor and judge celebrity competitors as each one battles for the chance to win the title of Cook-Off Champion and money for their charity. With new challenges and venues every week, this season puts the celebs in situations that will test more than just their cooking abilities.
Meet the celebrities who will be competing in this season's competition.
(From top left: Carnie Wilson, Gilbert Gottfried, Kathy Najimy and Hines Ward)
Singer and television personality Carnie Wilson, who will be competing to raise money for Autism Research Institute. Carnie is most popularly known as a member of the pop group Wilson Phillips.
Actor and stand-up comedian Gilbert Gottfried is raising money for The Gift of Laughter: The Friars Foundation Wounded Warrior Project.
TV, Broadway and movie actress Kathy Najimy is raising money for PETA and impressing fans with her ability to make up recipes in the blink of an eye.
Former NFL player Hines Ward, who is competing for his charity, Hines Ward Helping Hands Foundation. The two-time Super Bowl champion, MVP of Super Bowl XL and four-time Pro Bowler is ready to get down and dirty in the kitchen.
(From top left: Dean McDermott, Chilli, Johnny Weir and Cornelia Guest)
TV and movie actor Dean McDermott is most well-known for starring in reality shows "Tori & Dean: Inn Love" and "Tori & Dean: Home Sweet Hollywood" with his wife, Tori Spelling. He is raising money for Miracle Babies.
R&B artist Chilli is known for being one-third of the wildly popular 90s group TLC. She is competing to raise money for her charity, Chilli's Crew.
Figure skater and U.S national champion Johnny Weir is raising money for the Human Rights Campaign Foundation.
Fashion designer and philanthropist Cornelia Guest is raising money for the Humane Society of New York and is a devout vegan.
by Souzan Michael