Comedian Ed Byrne is among the contestants joining presenter Claudia Winkleman for the new celebrity-starring series of BBC One's Best Home Cook.

Byrne will be trying to impress judges Mary Berry, Angela Hartnett and Chris Bavin in a bid to be crowned Celebrity Best Home Cook.

Also taking part are: broadcaster and former politician Ed Balls; reality TV star Ferne McCann; former Coronation Street star Shobna Gulati and Celebs Go Dating's Tom Read Wilson.

(L-R) Chris Bavin, Mary Berry, Claudia Winkleman, Angela Hartnett   

Years and Years star Ruth Madeley; former Welsh rugby captain Gareth Thomas; writer and broadcaster  Rachel Johnson; comedian Desiree Burch and presenter Karim Zeroual complete the line-up.

"I'm so happy the Home Cook team are going to be back together, albeit two metres apart," said Winkleman. "I can't wait to see what our lovely cooks will whip up for Mary, Angela and Chris."

A broadcast date has yet to be announced.

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