Star of MasterChef Junior, Ben Watkins, has sadly passed away aged just 14.
The youngster became a fan’s favorite on the show.
“We lost a Master of the @masterchefjunior kitchen today.
“Ben you were an incredibly talented home cook and even stronger young man. Your young life had so many tough turns but you always persevered.
“I adored our time cooking and laughing together on set. Heartbroken today losing my little mate, sending all my love to Ben Watkins’ family with this terrible loss Gx.”