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Food Network Star

TVG • Family, Cooking & Food, Lifestyle & Culture, Reality • TV Series • 2005

A dozen hungry-to-win hopefuls enter the culinary fight of their lives to host of their own cooking show on Food Network.

A dozen hungry-to-win hopefuls enter the culinary fight of their lives to host of their own cooking show on Food Network.

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1 season available (15 episodes)

1 season available

(15 episodes)

Season12
Episode 1

Comeback Kitchen: Second Chance at First Place

Seven competitors from previous seasons return for a second shot at becoming the next "Food Network Star"; the competitors are asked to redeem themselves by making a dish that haunts them from their first go-around.
Episode 2

Comeback Kitchen: Baking Battles and Diner Duels

The competitors attempt to stand out as they take on a new-school baking challenge while using old-school tools; recreating a traditional diner dish.
Episode 3

Comeback Kitchen: A Final Shot at Stardom

In the first challenge, the competitors must conduct a fast-paced live webstream; for the final challenge, the competitors must work together to put on a 20-minute live show in front of a studio audience.
Episode 4

Cinematic Debut!

The finalists shoot 30-second screen tests to explain what they are all about; an eliminated contestant from a previous season joins the competition.
Episode 5

Mash-Up Throwdown

One lucky pair wins an advantage based on their culinary travelogue report; the finalists must mash up two different cooking styles into one dish, then compete in the food world equivalent of a rap battle; guest judges Haylie Duff and Rev Run.
Episode 6

Show Promos

The finalists pair up to shoot a promo for their version of a show called "Family Road Trip"; Food Network Magazine's Editor-in-Chief Maile Carpenter and actress Ali Larter serve as guest judges.
Episode 7

Room Service Revenge

The finalists try their hand at delivering a trendy remote food report and are tested on how well they can handle curveballs.
Episode 8

Motorsports Tailgating

Chef Robert Irvine challenges the finalists to create a dish worthy of a world-class NASCAR tailgate party; Robert Irvine and Katie Lee help to judge the results.
Episode 9

Good Mythical Morning

The finalists take their culinary prowess to new levels with edible art; the finalists participate in a Will It? segment, pairing unlikely ingredients and asking questions.
Episode 10

Tiki Takeover

Guest judge Lorraine Pascale helps determine the best dish made from frozen foods; in teams of three, the finalists create an island-inspired menu, then take the stage for a team food demo to a crowd of party-goers; Anne Burrell joins as guest judge.
Episode 11

Guilty Pleasures Dinner

The finalists create a five-course meal composed of indulgent, over-the-top, guilty pleasure dishes; Alex Guarnaschelli and Trisha Yearwood serve as guest judges.
Episode 12

Food Holiday Fray

Each finalist gets assigned to a different holiday party and must host their own holiday special; Tia Mowry and Donal Skehan help to judge the holiday specials.
Episode 13

Star Salvation 2

One ousted rival must survive a six-week journey on "Star Salvation" for a chance to rejoin the competition.
Episode 14

Pushing for a Pilot

An eliminated contestant reenters the competition; the final four battle it out with former finalists helping as their sous chefs; chef Aarti Sequeria helps to select the final three to shoot pilots.
Episode 15

A New Food Network Star

The final three watch their pilots with Giada De Laurentiis and Bobby Flay; one winner goes on to shoot their own show on Food Network.

Rob Cramps Damiano's Style

Emotional Family Reunions

Erin Defends Her Dish

Ana Sets Her Sights on Victory

Food Pairings Gone Bad

Jernard Gets Uncivilized

Cringe-Worthy Presentations

Aaron's Message to the Judges

Martita Makes an Entrance

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