Many of the people, I know, love to cook. Cooking is like a form of mediation for them. Anxious? Cooking. Stressed? Cooking. Relaxed? Cooking. Netflix decided to bring cooking to show to its platform on November 20, 2018, under the name “The Final Season”. The series was originated in the United States and is directed by Russell Norman. The show is hosted by Andrew Knowlton, who is himself a food writer and critic. It has 10 episodes, each having an average duration of 53-59 minutes. Adam Cooper is the producer of the show and Netflix is the distributor. It was filmed in Los Angles, California.
The series has mixed reviews which can be reflected in its ratings on various platforms. It has managed to get 7.7 out of 10 on IMDB and 38% on Rotten Tomatoes. According to Google, 87% of users liked the show.
The Final Table Season 2 Release Date
You might be wondering about season 2 after binge-watching the first season. Well, here is everything we know about season 2 of the show. Netflix has not officially announced whether the show will return. It has been almost three and half months since the first season was released and still, there is no announcement on the second season. This is kind of shocking. Does it mean the show has been canceled? However, there was a hint of season 2 in 2019 from TheCinemaholic. It was expected that the next season might be released by the end of the year 2020. The year has been already passed although due to the pandemic there were various limitations on the production of TV movies and shows. At the moment, the status of the second season is unclear although fans could keep their fingers crossed.
The Final Table Season 2 Cast
The uniqueness of the show is the judges and the way they are chosen. The judges of the show are chosen based on the country they represent. The show talks not only about food but also the cultures, traditions, and moral and ethical values of the country. In the first round, judges were Cat Deeley, Jay Rayner, Rasmi Uday Singh, R. Madhavan, Dax Shepard, Andrea Petrini, Gary Linekar, and many more. In the second round, some of the judges were Clare Smyth, Vineet Bhatiya, Helena Rizzo, Grant Cracco, Anne- Sophie Pic, and many more. The final plate ingredient was opuntia, octopus, English Pea, cassava, coconut, pumpkin, artichoke, egg, and sea urchin.
The Final Table Season 2 Plot
This reality show has three rounds and twelve international teams of two chefs competing against each other to win the title. The first round is judged by a three-person panel. The panel has a food critic and two culturally significant citizens. These citizens ensure each team’s dishes to be based on the chosen country’s dishes. The winners, then, move to the other round which is called “The Final Plate Challenge”. There is already a chef at the honorary seat who picks an ingredient representing their country’s cooking culture. The chef judges each team’s dish and then eliminates one or two teams. In the eighth and ninth episodes, there is only one team that is not eliminated.
For the finale, the judges from each episode return. They will be featured along with signature dishes that participants had created at The Final Table. The final two teams would break up into individuals and then compete with each other to win the title and the show. Each participant has to prepare a signature dish that would define them a chef and would change the food world.
The Final Table Season 2 Trailer
There is no trailer for season 2 of this cooking sow yet as Netflix has not said a word about the filming of the season. However, you could watch the trailer of the previous season by clicking on the link given above. In case, you liked the trailer and want to stream the whole show, “The Final Table Season 1” is available on Netflix.