From the minds of the creators of the successful crafting competition series Making It. Comes a brand new competition series to Peacock, Baking It, executive produced by Amy Poehler and Paper Kite Productions. Hosted by Emmy award-winning actor and producer Maya Rudolph (Saturday Night Live) along with Golden Globe and Emmy award-winning actor and producer, Andy Samberg (Brooklyn Nine-Nine,) the six-episode holiday competition series will include eight teams of two talented home bakers that will be joining Rudolph and Samberg’s cabin as they bring on the celebration of tasty holiday traditions.
Contestants include spouses, siblings, best friends, and more as they are put to work together to create delicious, savory, and sweet creations for the themed challenges in hopes of winning a cash prize. Rudolph and Samberg will bring in more joy and laughter with their comedic commentary for the bakers and audience entertainment. Four opinionated real-life grandmothers will have the task of becoming harsh critics as they will be judging the bakers’ holiday treats – since these grandmothers consider themselves great bakers.
Baking It, will bring on a heartfelt and cheerful celebration as people will come together to honor their traditions and enjoy a variety of baked goods.
Both executive producers of Making It, Amy Poehler and Nicolle Yaron, will join forces as they search for the “Best in Dough” contestants.