Thirty-six of America's finest home cooks enter the MasterChefkitchen in hopes of making it into the Top 20. After a fewsurprise visitors greet the eager contestants and the cookslearn they will participate in audition rounds, undergoingevaluation from the judges. Only the best of the best will earnan apron and move forward in the competition. A special twistcalled the "Judges' Pass" will prove to beextremely valuable to one lucky individual. Find out who makesit to the next round.