'The American Baking Competition'

Name: Brian Emmett Age: 43 Current Residence: Itasca, Ill. (Originally from Glendale Heights, Ill.) Occupation: Owner of a Marketing/Advertising Company Baking Specialties: Breads, pies, cookies, savory baked goods and pastries
"The American Baking Competition" - Brian Emmett
Name: Brian Emmett Age: 43 Current Residence: Itasca, Ill. (Originally from Glendale Heights, Ill.) Occupation: Owner of a Marketing/Advertising Company Baking Specialties: Breads, pies, cookies, savory baked goods and pastries
Name: Carlo Fuda Age: 35 Current Residence: Stamford, Conn. (Originally from Elwood City, Pa.) Occupation: Social Marketing Consultant Baking Specialties: Zeppole, cheesecake and cupcakes
"The American Baking Competition" - Carlo Fuda
Name: Carlo Fuda Age: 35 Current Residence: Stamford, Conn. (Originally from Elwood City, Pa.) Occupation: Social Marketing Consultant Baking Specialties: Zeppole, cheesecake and cupcakes
Name: Darlene Pawlukowsky Age: 51 Current Residence: Johns Creek, Ga. Occupation: Project Manager Baking Specialties: Cakes and cookies
"The American Baking Competition" - Darlene Pawlukowsky
Name: Darlene Pawlukowsky Age: 51 Current Residence: Johns Creek, Ga. Occupation: Project Manager Baking Specialties: Cakes and cookies
Name: Effie D. Sahihi Age: 40 Current Residence: Henderson, Tenn. (Born in Israel and raised in Winter Haven, Fla.) Occupation: Attorney Baking Specialties: Cakes, tarts and breads
"The American Baking Competition" - Effie Sahihi
Name: Effie D. Sahihi Age: 40 Current Residence: Henderson, Tenn. (Born in Israel and raised in Winter Haven, Fla.) Occupation: Attorney Baking Specialties: Cakes, tarts and breads
Name: Elaine Francisco Age: 63 Current Residence: Claremont, Calif. Occupation: Retired Baking Specialties: Breads, pies and cakes
"The American Baking Competition" - Elaine Francisco
Name: Elaine Francisco Age: 63 Current Residence: Claremont, Calif. Occupation: Retired Baking Specialties: Breads, pies and cakes
Name: Francine Bryson Age: 44 Current Residence: Pickens, S.C. Baking Specialties: Pies, cakes and quiche
"The American Baking Competition" - Francine Bryson
Name: Francine Bryson Age: 44 Current Residence: Pickens, S.C. Baking Specialties: Pies, cakes and quiche
Name: James Reddick Age: 26 Current Residence: Hollywood (Originally from Indianapolis, Ind.) Occupation: Photographer Baking Specialties: Pies, cookies and pastries
"The American Baking Competition" - James Reddick
Name: James Reddick Age: 26 Current Residence: Hollywood (Originally from Indianapolis, Ind.) Occupation: Photographer Baking Specialties: Pies, cookies and pastries
Name: Jeremy Cross Age: 35 Current Residence: San Diego, Calif. Occupation: Firefighter Baking Specialties: Cookies, cakes and pies
"The American Baking Competition" - Jeremy Cross
Name: Jeremy Cross Age: 35 Current Residence: San Diego, Calif. Occupation: Firefighter Baking Specialties: Cookies, cakes and pies
Name: Kolette Biddle Age: 30 Current Residence: Norco, Calif. Occupation: Home Health Care Provider Baking Specialties: Cookies, pies, cakes and tarts
"The American Baking Competition" - Kolette Biddle
Name: Kolette Biddle Age: 30 Current Residence: Norco, Calif. Occupation: Home Health Care Provider Baking Specialties: Cookies, pies, cakes and tarts
Name: Whitney Appleton Beery Age: 21 Current Residence: Lubbock, Texas (Originally from Castle Rock, Colo.) Occupation: College Student Baking Specialties: Cupcakes, cakes and scones
"The American Baking Competition" - Whitney Beery
Name: Whitney Appleton Beery Age: 21 Current Residence: Lubbock, Texas (Originally from Castle Rock, Colo.) Occupation: College Student Baking Specialties: Cupcakes, cakes and scones
Contestant Francine Bryson prays for a perfect bake during a timed challenge in the new reality series "The American Baking Competition," premiering Wednesday, May 29 (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT) on CBS.
"The American Baking Competition"
Contestant Francine Bryson prays for a perfect bake during a timed challenge in the new reality series "The American Baking Competition," premiering Wednesday, May 29 (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT) on CBS.
Host Jeff Foxworthy looks on as judges chef Marcela Valladolid and Paul Hollywood, star baker and judge of the UK show version, sample the contestants' baked goods and prepare to eliminate one amateur baker on "The American Baking Competition," premiering Wednesday, May 29 (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT) on CBS.
"The American Baking Competition"
Host Jeff Foxworthy looks on as judges chef Marcela Valladolid and Paul Hollywood, star baker and judge of the UK show version, sample the contestants' baked goods and prepare to eliminate one amateur baker on "The American Baking Competition," premiering Wednesday, May 29 (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT) on CBS.
Under pressure to have a perfect bake or be eliminated, contestant James Reddick stares at the oven that will help to determine whether he will continue to compete on "The American Baking Competition," premiering Wednesday, May 29 (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT) on CBS.
"The American Baking Competition"
Under pressure to have a perfect bake or be eliminated, contestant James Reddick stares at the oven that will help to determine whether he will continue to compete on "The American Baking Competition," premiering Wednesday, May 29 (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT) on CBS.
Contestants Whitney Appleton Beery and James Reddick find time amidst the pressure to hi-five one another on a bake well done during a timed challenge on "The American Baking Competition," premiering Wednesday, May 29 (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT) on CBS.
"The American Baking Competition"
Contestants Whitney Appleton Beery and James Reddick find time amidst the pressure to hi-five one another on a bake well done during a timed challenge on "The American Baking Competition," premiering Wednesday, May 29 (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT) on CBS.
Contestant Elaine Francisco gives her full attention to icing the tarts that could bring her closer to winning a $250,000 cash prize and a cookbook contract on "The American Baking Competition," premiering Wednesday, May 29 (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT) on CBS.
"The American Baking Competition"
Contestant Elaine Francisco gives her full attention to icing the tarts that could bring her closer to winning a $250,000 cash prize and a cookbook contract on "The American Baking Competition," premiering Wednesday, May 29 (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT) on CBS.
Comedian Jeff Foxworthy hosts CBS' new competition reality series "The American Baking Competition," premiering Wednesday, May 29 (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT) on CBS.
"The American Baking Competition" - Jeff Foxworthy
Comedian Jeff Foxworthy hosts CBS' new competition reality series "The American Baking Competition," premiering Wednesday, May 29 (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT) on CBS.

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