SMG’s Yang Wenhong, VP of SMG and President of Dragon TV, said, “There’s no question the production of MasterChef China has been made to the highest standard in China, leading to an impressive audience size and advertisement. We are thrilled with this partnership continuing and strengthening.”

MasterChef is currently formatted in more than 35 countries and airs in at least 200 territories, most recently in Malaysia, Peru, South Africa, as well as China.