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Tommy Pham Biography – Tommy Pham Wiki
Tommy Pham is a MasterChef Australia: Fans & Faves contestant and kindergarten teacher from NSW. Fan favourite in the MasterChef kitchen, Tommy finished seventh place on Season 13 of MasterChef Australia in 2021. In 2022, he returned to the competition having “taken the time to learn new skills and techniques, ready to take it all the way to Finals Week”.
Born and raised in Sydney, Tommy graduated from university and went on to work in IT before moving abroad to Japan. A two-year stint living and working in Tokyo steered Tommy towards teaching and his enjoyment with children led to him becoming a kindergarten teacher.
Crediting his Mum with teaching him the basics in Vietnamese cooking, Tommy is largely self-taught, and admits food offers an indelible connection to his family and heritage. Citing his favourite ingredients to cook with as chilli, fish sauce and noodles, Tommy admits he’s still in game mode from last season, but knows he needs to work on his dessert repertoire to remain strong in the competition.
Tommy Pham Age
Masterchef contestant Tommy is 32 years old.
Tommy Pham Wife
Is Masterchef star Tommy Pham married? He is married to his wife Wendy.
Tommy Pham Parents
Masterchef star Tommy was raised by his Vietnamese mum. Tommy described his relationship with his mum in a 2021 interview with Woman’s Day, saying, “My mum shows me love through her food, whenever she comes over she literally fills my fridge with enough food and ingredients to last a month! We’re both massive food fiends and spend most of our time together talking about food and recipes.”
Tommy Pham Family
Tommy and his wife Wendy are pround parents to a two-year-old son Miles. Miles was born in April 2020.
Tommy Pham MasterChef Australia 2022
Tommy Pham is a MasterChef Australia contestant 2022. The kindergarten teacher announced his return to the show on Instagram, writing, “Season 14! Let’s go fam”. The MasterChef Australia 2022 Contestants include Aldo Ortado, Ali Stoner, Alvin Quah, Billie McKay, Chris Tran, Christina Batista, Daniel Lamble, Dulan Hapuarachchi, Harry Tomlinson, Jenn Lee, John Carasig, Julie Goodwin, Keyma Vasquez Montero, Matt Landmark, Max Krapivsky, Melanie Persson, Michael Weldon, Mindy Woods, Minoli De Silva, Montana Hughes, Sarah Todd, Sashi Cheliah, Steph Woon and Tommy Pham.
Tommy Pham MasterChef Australia 2021
Tommy placed seventh on Season 13 of MasterChef Australia in 2021. He wowed the judges with his fresh, vibrant Vietnamese-style flavours week in and week out. Following the super success of his Banh Mi danish in a challenge at Lune Croissanterie on Season 13, Tommy went on to sell out during a special delivery-only pop up in Sydney during the 2021 lockdown.
Tommy Pham Nationality
He is of Australian nationality.
Tommy Pham Background
He is of Vietnamese background and Asian ethnicity.
Tommy Pham Instagram
Tommy Pham’s Instagram handle is @tommyphameats.