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- The chefs in the Pro category are: Fatima Ali, Giorgio Rapicavoli, Lauren Kyles, and Tom Mckenna
- The competitors in the Amateur Champs category are: Dinah Surh, Elda Bielanski, Keith Young, and Marisa Biaggi
- The competitors in the Heroes category are: Diana Sabater, Paul Rut, Richard Fields, and Robbie Myers
- The celebrities competing are: Brandi Chastain, Carnie Wilson, Gillian Vigman, and Laila Ali
Usually the celebrities compete for a charity on Chopped, but I am not sure if that is the case for Chopped Ultimate Champions. Most people will probably be rooting for the amateurs or heroes to win the prize for a feel good story, but it may be hard to beat the pros.
If you want to see the photos of all of the competitors to see if you recognize them, here is a slideshow with each of their pictures.