Gregg Wallace

Gregg is a Presenter, Writer and former greengrocer best known for co-presenting the MasterChef series of shows for the BBC.

Born in Peckham, South East London where he first watched Millwall and remains a supporter to this day. He began his career in Covent Garden fruit and veg market and in 1989 he started George Allen Greengrocers, a company that built up to a turnover of £7.5 million. Based on his business success, he was invited to co-present VEG TALK on BBC Radio 4 with Charlie Hicks. He later became the original presenter of SATURDAY KITCHEN in 2002. His other TV projects have included EAT WELL FOR LESS, INSIDE THE FACTORY, TURN BACK TIME and HARVEST. In 2018 he took to the stage to present his own live tour and regularly stages talks and demonstrations at festivals all over the UK. Gregg has written a number of books including his autobiography in 2012 LIFE ON A PLATE and most recently in 2019 GREGG’S ITALIAN KITCHEN.

He recently took to travel presenting with a series exploring South Africa for ITV1 and the series GREGG’S LONG WEEKENDER for Channel 5.

Gregg Wallace News

The first of two very festive @masterchefuk specials with @greggawallace and a host of celebrity guests airs tonight on @bbcone and @bbciplayer from 8pm 🎄🧑‍🍳👩‍🍳

And the Christmas Cook-Off continues Friday 30th December, with a second round of celebrity contestants 👏

A brand new series of @masterchefuk The Professionals with @greggawallace – kicks off tonight at 9pm on @bbcone and @bbciplayer, continuing Thursday and Friday 🧑‍🍳👩‍🍳

Excited for the return of MasterChef: The Professionals with @greggawallace – don’t miss it, 2nd November on @bbcone and @bbciplayer 🧑‍🍳🧑‍🍳 @masterchefuk

Great to see @greggawallace back with more brand new #InsideTheFactory XL on @bbctwo – catch-up now on @bbciplayer 🚌

Save the date! A brand new series of #CelebrityMasterChef with @greggawallace arrives on 10th August – @bbcone and @bbciplayer 👩‍🍳🧑‍🍳 @masterchefuk

Fantastic news as the @masterchefuk boys are recognised in the Queen’s Jubilee honours – hugely proud of @greggawallace who’s been made an MBE, congratulations Gregg 🏅

Another incredible series of @masterchefuk with @greggawallace comes to an end tonight – the FINAL kicks off at 8pm on @bbcone, and don’t forget to catch-up with the whole series on @bbciplayer 🧑‍🍳👩‍🍳

It’s semi-finals week on @masterchefuk with @greggawallace – starting tonight and continuing Thursday and Friday, 8pm on @bbcone and @bbciplayer 👩‍🍳🧑‍🍳

A brand new week of @masterchefuk with @greggawallace – tonight, Thursday and Friday from 8pm on @bbcone and @bbciplayer 🧑‍🍳👩‍🍳

Tonight’s the night – @masterchefuk is back with @greggawallace for a brand new series! Don’t miss the first episode tonight at 8pm on @bbcone and @bbciplayer and a double helping on Friday from 9pm 👩‍🍳🧑‍🍳

Coming very soon – a brand new series of @masterchefuk with @greggawallace, returning to @bbcone and @bbciplayer from Wednesday 23rd March 👩‍🍳🧑‍🍳

A whole week of the iconic @greggawallace on Richard Osman’s House of Games, going head to head with other champions on @bbctwo – don’t miss it Monday to Friday this week from 6pm 🏆