Food Network Star, Season 9: Lovely Jackson

Lovely Jackson is a finalist on Season 9 of Food Network Star.

Photo By: Eddy Chen ©2013, Television Food Network, G.P. All Rights Reserved

Photo By: Eddy Chen ©2013, Television Food Network, G.P. All Rights Reserved

Photo By: Eddy Chen ©2013, Television Food Network, G.P. All Rights Reserved

Lovely Jackson

Lovely Jackson

Finalist Connie "Chef Lovely" Jackson at the Mentor's Challenge "Pitch Tape" as seen on Food Network Star, Season 9.

Lovely Jackson

Finalist Connie "Chef Lovely" Jackson presenting at the Star Challenge "Impressing the Network and FN Fans" as seen on Food Network Star, Season 9.

Lovely Jackson

Finalist Connie "Chef Lovely" Jackson in the Mentor's Challenge "Pitch Tape" as seen on Food Network Star, Season 9.

Lovely Jackson With Fellow Finalists

Want More Food Network Star?

Visit Food Network's Food Network Star headquarters for more insider coverage of the show.

More from:

Past Seasons

Next Up

Get Cast: How to Be on Food Network

Check back here regularly for information on how to become a contestant on Food Network shows, send in questions, request recipe rescues and more.

Star in Training

The Next Food Network Star winner Aarti Sequeira takes us through the making of her new show, Aarti Party.

Food Network Kitchen's Meat and Poultry Temperature Guide Infographic

Use Food Network Kitchen's internal-temperature chart to serve perfectly cooked meat every time.