Fox Renews MasterChef Junior for Season 2

MasterChef JuniorFox hasn’t lost its appetite for watching kids run roughshod in the kitchen: The network has renewed the Gordon Ramsay-hosted MasterChef Junior for a second season.

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MasterChef Junior is one of the few shows on television that the entire family can truly enjoy together,” said Fox Chairman Kevin Reilly. “I can’t wait to see what Gordon, Joe, Graham and the next round of rambunctious, ridiculously talented junior chefs cook up in Season 2.”

During its first season, the series averaged 5.1 million total viewers and ranked No. 1 in all the major demo categories.