The Great Canadian Baking Show

Meet the Bakers of The Great Canadian Baking Show, Season 4

These contestants are ready to bake things up a bit!

These contestants are ready to bake things up a bit!

Meet the bakers of Season 4 of The Great Canadian Baking Show! (Great Canadian Baking Show/Steve Carty)

Ten new bakers are stepping into the famous tent for Season 4 of The Great Canadian Baking Show! They include a drag queen, a former professional musician, a "recovered lawyer" and a whole lot of Baking Show superfans who have dreamed of baking in the tent for years. 

Anjali Helferty, 36, is a recent PhD graduate from Toronto. (Great Canadian Baking Show/Steve Carty)
 Anjali Helferty, Toronto, Ont.

This self-proclaimed procrasti-baker is a recent PhD grad, a cellist and a volunteer doula.

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Bertie Diaz, 54, is a corporate travel agent from Toronto. (Great Canadian Baking Show/Steve Carty)
 Bertie Diaz, Toronto, Ont.

This Broadway-loving globetrotter hopes to wow the judges with a Broadway-showstopper! 

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Dominike Audet, 42, is a radio host and novelist from Québec, Que. (Great Canadian Baking Show/Steve Carty)
 Dominike Audet, Québec, Que.

Dominike is known for her infectious energy and her decadent desserts.

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Larry Harris, 53, is a business operations manager from Edmonton. (Great Canadian Baking Show/Steve Carty)
 Larry Harris, Edmonton, Alta.

Larry is a proud husband and father with a never-ending string of dad jokes that are sure to bring some giggles (or groans) to the baking tent.

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Maggie Frith, 42, is a stay-at-home mom and former lawyer from Toronto. (Great Canadian Baking Show/Steve Carty)
Maggie Frith, Toronto, Ont.

This self proclaimed "recovered lawyer" left the law behind to focus on her family and baking.

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Mahathi Mundluru, 24, is a business analyst from Markham, Ont. (Great Canadian Baking Show/Steve Carty)
 Mahathi Mundluru, Markham, Ont.

Mahathi is passionate about marine life and often creates bakes inspired by her scuba diving adventures.

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Oyaks Airende, 28, is a project scheduler and engineer from Calgary. (Steve Carty/The Great Canadian Baking Show)
 Oyaks Airende,  Calgary, Alta.

When he's not perfecting his signature red velvet cake, Oyaks plays tennis and enjoys fashion and landscape photography.

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Raufikat Oyawoye, 35, is an IT support engineer from Milton, Ont. (Great Canadian Baking Show/Steve Carty)
 Raufikat Oyawoye, Milton, Ont.

When Raufikat's not baking elaborate birthday cakes for the kids, you'll find her reading a book or researching her next bake.

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Sheldon Lynn, 25, is a software developer from Vancouver. (Great Canadian Baking Show/Steve Carty)
 Sheldon Lynn, Vancouver, B.C.

Sheldon calls himself an artist at heart, but an engineer in execution. 

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Tanner Davies, 28, is a marketing consultant from Winnipeg. (Great Canadian Baking Show/Steve Carty)
 Tanner Davies, Winnipeg, Man.

This former professional musician has a full-blown obsession with baking! 

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The Great Canadian Baking Show Season 4 starts Feb. 14 at 8 p.m.