I have a lot of admiration and respect for all those people who take part in Masterchef. They should be really proud of what they achieve
It's been described as one of the toughest series ever, with just over a week to go until this year's Masterchef is revealed!
So which amateur cook can go the distance and make it to the final? Judge John Torode joins Lorraine with his predictions!
These guys are amateur. These are people who have taught themselves to cook in their own kitchens. You look at what they achieve ... it stuns me!
The semi-finals continue tonight on BBC1.