The hosts of The Great British Bake-Off have quit the show following its exit from the BBC over money. Will judges Mary Berry and Paul Hollywood also leave?
News and reviews about the charming, punny, amateur baking competition known as The Great British Bake-Off in the UK, and its spin-offs, including ABC's The Great American Baking Show.
The Great British Bake-Off is moving to Channel 4 after negotiations with the BBC failed, apparently over the amount of money the network would pay.
The illustrator who created The Great British Bake-Off’s illustrations for signature and showstopper bakes has turned his art into an adult coloring book.
Exclusive: There will be a Great Holiday Baking Show season 2, though will have a new name when it returns to ABC in December: The Great American Baking Show.
Update, June 10, 11 a.m.: PBS will air The Great British Bake-Off series six starting on July 1. The network confirmed the news the day after reality blurred published the story below. Earlier, June 9: The Great British Baking Show, aka The… continue reading
Four epsiodes is hardly enough time for a series to find its rhythms, its comfort zone, never mind for a show that comes with as much expectation as ABC’s The Great Holiday Baking Show did. That’s because it’s related to both a failed US series and a beloved UK series, and it had a lot to live up to.
Well, after four episodes, the ABC has proved itself—and now that its yeast is all activated, it’s time to let it bake. And by that super-forced metaphor, I mean: I hope ABC brings it back, both in holiday and non-holiday form. ABC has given chances to Shark Tank and The Taste in the past, and both shows improved and grew with time.
When I learned that ABC was planning a baking competition with Mary Berry as a judge, I did not expect that what would end up on television is The Great British Bake-Off. But The Great Holiday Baking Show really is that. As some kind of holiday miracle,… continue reading
The end of The Great British Baking Show‘s second season on PBS prompts the same kind of response that I have after eating a great cupcake, or cookie, or other baked treat: More please! So will there be another season on PBS? There are… continue reading
Behind-the-scenes information about The Great British Bake-Off, aka The Great British Baking Show, and how it’s produced.
The Great British Bake-Off judge Mary Berry has signed with ABC to judge a holiday baking competition, I’ve learned. Last month, British press reported that Berry would be filming an American version of GBBO. That’s not the case. Several years ago,… continue reading
The first season of The Great British Baking Show to air on PBS aired Sundays at 8 p.m. The second season of this exceptional, must-watch competition is airing at Sundays at 7 p.m. Why the change? And more importantly, why… continue reading
This Sunday, The Great British Baking Show returns to the US, the second season of the UK competition to air on PBS. A week later, on Sept. 13, a fourth season of Project Greenlight will debut on HBO, 10 years… continue reading
The Great British Baking Show season 2 will air on PBS this fall, returning a terrific UK show to the US. PBS will broadcast the fourth season of the competition, which is known as The Great British Bake-Off in the… continue reading
In the United States, McDonald’s French Fries have 19 ingredients, as former Mythbusters host Grant Imahara discussed in his sad web series. In the UK, McDonald’s fries have four ingredients. Like our fries, our cooking competitions in the U.S. are mostly overstuffed with unnecessary… continue reading
When the episode of The Great British Bake-Off that aired last week in the U.S. on PBS aired in the U.K. back in August, it generated hundreds of complaints. That was because of Iain Watters’s failed baked Alaska that he threw away and claims that… continue reading