Learn more about the competing chefs (and their charities) before tomorrow's big premiere.

Jun 9, 2009 - The Dish

We know you're counting down the hours until tomorrow night's big Top Chef Masters premiere. The stage has been set, and now it's finally time for some good old fashioned foodie competition with some of the best chefs the culinary world has to offer.

If you want to be in the know before you tune in, check out Top Chef Masters: Who's Who- your essential guide to all the awesome chefs competing. Then head over to iVillage and read up on the great charities they're each battling it out for and see what's at stake.

Let the games begin!