After 16 seasons, Hell’s Kitchen finally brings fans its highly anticipated all-star edition. Old rivalries and new alliances are expected to form as Gordon Ramsay reunites with notable contestants who were banished from his kitchen.

Meet the Cast of 'Hell's Kitchen: All Stars,' Plus Get a Sneak Peek at Season 17

Here are the 16 All-Stars who will compete for a chance to win a head chef position at Ramsay’s Hell’s Kitchen restaurant at Caesars Palace Las Vegas:

The Red Team (Women)


Robyn Almodovar
Hometown: Fort Lauderdale, FL 
Previous Season: 10 (6th Place)


Dana Cohen
Hometown: Emerson, NJ
Previous Season: 10 (3rd Place)


Elise Harris
Hometown: Newburyport, MA 
Previous Season: 9 (3rd Place)


Barbie Marshall
Hometown: Strasburg, PA
Previous Season:10 (4th Place)


Ashley Nickell
Hometown: Orlando, FL 
Previous Season: 15 (3rd Place)


Jennifer Normant
Hometown: Burlington, MA
Previous Season: 9 (5th Place)


Amanda Palomino
Hometown: Atlantic City, NJ 
Previous Season: 15 (5th Place)


Michelle Tribble
Hometown: New York, NY 
Previous Season: 14 (3rd Place)


The Blue Team (Men)


Jared Bobkin
Hometown: Troy, MI 
Previous Season: 15 (4th Place)


Nick Peters Bond
Hometown: Newburyport, MA 
Previous Season: 14 (5th Place)


Giovanni Filippone
Hometown: Santa Rosa Beach, FL
Previous Season: 5 (6th Place)


Van Hurd
Hometown: South Glastonbury, CT 
Previous Season: 6 (6th Place)


Benjamin Knack
Hometown: San Antonio, TX
Previous Season: 7 (3rd Place)


Milly Medley
Hometown: Philadelphia, PA
Previous Season: 14 (4th Place)


Josh Trovato
Hometown: Los Angeles, CA
Previous Season: 14 (6th Place)


Ben Walanka
Hometown: Overland Park, KS
Previous Season: 5 (4th Place)


Meanwhile, FOX has also released the first trailer for season 17 in which Ramsay throws the All Stars back to the fire. As we get a glimpse of all the shouting and kitchen chaos, contestant Amanda basically sums up the season by saying, “Hell’s Kitchen All Stars is definitely not for the faint of heart.”

Who’s your bet among the 16 All Stars?

Hell’s Kitchen All Stars premieres Friday, September 26 on FOX.


(Image courtesy of FOX)


Dean Bextor

Staff Writer, BuddyTV