It’s been a while since the last episode of “The Great British Baking Show,” or “The Great British Bake Off” in the United Kingdom, arrived on Netflix. Here’s what we know so far about the upcoming season.

Driving the news: In September 2021, The Sun reported that applications for Season 13 were open, with Dec. 5, 2021, set as the deadline.

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What they’re saying: According to Collider, “The Great British Baking Show” Season 13 will premiere on Netflix on Sept. 16.

  • When it comes to hosts, British comedians Noel Fielding and Matt Lucas will return and co-host once more after their time on seasons 11 and 12, per Collider. Judges Paul Hollywood and Prue Leith will also return for the new season.
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Details: “The Great British Bake Off” first started in 2010. The show focuses on groups of amateur bakers as they face off in a series of culinary challenges.

  • “The contest has a weekly theme based on a type of baked product, and the contestants are given a set of three challenges to work on,” The Cinemaholic reported.
  • Contestants compete for 10 weeks until one is crowned champion, but unlike other competition shows, there isn’t any prize money at the end, the Deseret News reported.
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