Celebrity MasterChef is a very popular program that airs on BBC One. It brings together some of the finest celebrities to face each other in order to emerge as the best chef among the constants. Recently, the finale of this season premiered on BBC One.
However, celebrity MasterChef Gerith Jones was absent from the finale. He was absent from the second semi-final as well. It was announced that he was ill and he had developed the symptoms of coronavirus. That’s why he had to leave the show mid-way. He too tweeted about the same.
Gerith Jones said that “Thank you for all your lovely messages re @MasterChefUK, I had symptoms of Covid-19 on the morning of the next stage. Absolutely GUTTED… but it was the easiest decision. Would never put anyone at risk. Enjoy the next hour – these guys can cook!!!”
Other contestants on the show expressed their disappointment too. They too tweeted that they wished Gareth was there on the show. He was a very popular contestant and was a very strong contender for the MasterChef title as well. For more such latest news stay tuned with us.