gordon ramsay hells kitchen season 8 'Hell's Kitchen': Gordon Ramsay lines up Season 8 contestants

Leftovers from the most recent season of “Hell’s Kitchen” are still fresh in your refrigerator, but Season 8 is just around the corner.

FOX has a list of 16 new contestants who’ll be on the other end of Gordon Ramsay’s profanity-fueled mentoring on the September 22 premiere.

This season’s grand prize is the head chef position at LA Market at the JW Marriott Hotel in Los Angeles and the opportunity to be official spokesperson for Rosemount Estate Wines.

To start handicapping their odds, here’s a look at the two teams and a little bit about each of the contestants:

The Red Team (Women):
Sabrina Brimhall
Age: 22
Occupation: Prep Chef
Currently Resides: El Cajon, CA
Hometown: Moreno Valley, CA
Antonia Boregman
Age: 40
Occupation: Line Cook
Currently Resides:Lake Station, IN
Hometown: Chicago, IL
Melissa Doney
Age: 31
Occupation: Executive Sous Chef
Currently Resides: Glens Falls, NY
Hometown: Albany, NY

Jillian Flathers
Age: 28
Occupation: Sous Chef
Currently Resides:Pagosa Springs, CO
Hometown: Pagosa Springs, CO

Emily Kutchins
Age: 29
Occupation: Executive Chef, Senior Home
Currently Resides: Chicago, IL
Hometown: Chicago, IL

Lisa LaFranca
Age: 48
Occupation: Corporate Food Director
Currently Resides: Fort Mills, SC
Hometown: Brooklyn, NY

Gail Novenario
Age: 28
Occupation: Executive Chef
Currently Resides: Wantagh, NY
Hometown: Wantagh, NY
Nona Sivley
Age: 29
Occupation: Sous Chef
Currently Resides:Loganville, GA
Hometown: Fort Worth, TX   

The Blue Team (Men):
Vinny Accardi Jr.
Age: 29
Occupation: Line Cook
Currently Resides: Las Vegas, NV
Hometown: Queens, NY
Raj Brandston
Age: 49
Occupation: Personal Chef
Currently Resides: Los Angeles, CA
Hometown: Queens, NY
Lewis Curtis
Age: 26
Occupation: Executive Chef
Currently Resides: Cabot, AR
Hometown: Beebe, AR
Russell Kook II
Age: 29
Occupation: Sous Chef
Currently Resides: Chicago, IL
Hometown: Madison, WI
Rob McCue
Age: 36
Occupation: Law Firm Chef
Currently Resides: Brooklyn, NY
Hometown: Massapequa, NY

Trev McGrath
Age: 30
Occupation: Line Cook / Bartender
Currently Resides: Chicago, IL
Hometown: Chicago, IL

Boris Poleschuk
Age: 38
Occupation: Catering Chef
Currently Resides: Manalapan, NJ
Hometown: Brooklyn, NY
Louis Repucci
Age: 28
Occupation: Children’s Camp Chef
Currently Resides:Felton, CA
Hometown: Diamond Bar, CA

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credit: FOX

Posted by:Mikey O'Connell