On the night of Tuesday, September 15, Televisión Española premiered the fifth edition of ‘MasterChef Celebrity’, in a broadcast in which the judges received the new batch of contestants for the first time, among whom was Lucía Dominguín, daughter of the late Lucia Bosé. Following your presence, Pepe Rodríguez wanted to dedicate a few words to the absent actress, causing Lucía to get excited already at the beginning of the program.

Lucía Dominguín, excited at the premiere of ‘MasterChef Celebrity 5’

« You know that you are not the first Bosé who steps in these kitchens, right? », Raised the judge, after welcoming the contestant. « I know. My mother was here, » Dominguín replied, after which Rodríguez recalled that « We had the honor of receiving your mother here, the great Lucía Bosé. » « That memory will accompany us, believe it, for a lifetime »added the chef, to an emotional Lucia, who confessed that she was glad to hear those words.

« From here we sent a kiss. We could not fire her as she deserved. She was a wonderful woman, » concluded the program judge, causing Dominguín to be on . of tears on the show’s debut. « I’m already in tears, it can’t be, » protested the contestant, with a choked voice, after her teammates gave her a brief applause as a tribute to the late Lucía Bosé, who died at the age of 89 last March , because of Covid-19.

The coronavirus, very present

In addition, the contestants of ‘MasterChef Celebrity 5’ had the opportunity to receive the first guests of the edition: the winners of the first two editions of the talent, the actor Miguel Ángel Muñoz and the canoeist Saúl Craviotto. An opportunity that The judges of the format took the opportunity to highlight the work that the second had carried out during the quarantine, by putting aside his sportsman side to turn to his work as a policeman, with the aim of helping fellow professionals during this critical period for so many professionals. In fact, the winner of ‘MasterChef Celebrity 2’ stressed the importance of « people who are leaving their skin, especially health services », during the Covid-19 pandemic, in a short speech that moved some of the contestants .