HELL'S KITCHEN: Veteran Trevor McGrath (Season 8 – 4th Place). Hometown: New York, NY. In a HELL’S KITCHEN first, Chef Gordon Ramsay invites eight previous contestants back to the kitchen to battle against eight ambitious rookies for a chance at a life-changing grand prize in the “Rookies vs. Veterans” Season 18 premiere episode of HELL’S KITCHEN airing Friday, Sept. 28 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX. © 2018 FOX Broadcasting. CR: Michael Becker / FOX.