The final of The Great British Bake Off tomorrow, Wednesday, October 26, will see the 2016 winner crowned.

The three finalists, Candice Brown, Andrew Smyth and Jane Beedle will compete for the coveted prize and hopefully a successful career as a foodie.

If you've ever wondered what life is like after the show check out what the past champions are doing now. From cookbooks, to TV shows, blogs and more, previous winners have risen to great heights.

Series 1 winner Edd Kimber

Edd Kimber was the winner of the first Bake Off in 2010. He quit his job afterwards to pursue a career as a food writer and food stylist. He has published three books including The Boy Who Bakes (2011), Say It With Cake (2012) and Patisserie Made Simple (Oct 2014).

He has been resident baker on The Alan Titchmarsh Show and also writes for food magazines BBC Good Food, Delicious and Waitrose Kitchen.

Series 2 winner Jo Wheatley

Jo Wheatley was crowned the winner of series two and the mum-of-three has gone on to become a food writer and set up a cookery school from her home in Essex.

Jo also hosts cooking demonstrations across the country and has published two cookbooks Home Baking and A Passion For Baking.

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Series 3 winner John Waite

John Whaite is now resident chef on ITV’s Lorraine. He won the third series in 2012, where he impressed with his fondant fancies. In the show he was forced to withdraw from a round after slicing his finger in an electric mixer.

He’s since penned three cookery books and is currently writing a fourth, co-presents the Chopping Block cookery series with Rosemary Shrager and has opened his own cookery school. He is also a food writer for the Telegraph.

Series 4 Frances Quinn

Frances Quinn was the 2013 victor and combines baking with her background in design. She has just released her first cookbook Quintessential Baking and also takes part in cookery demonstrations and makes appearances at food festivals across the country.

She regularly posts her recipes and bakes on her Twitter page.

Series 5 Nancy Birtwhistle

Grandmother-of-eight Nancy has her a website where she blogs about her life, shares recipes and cooking tips. On her website she says she bakes everyday from breads, cakes or patisseries.

She also makes regular appearances at cooking demonstrations across the country.

Series 6 winner Nadiya Hussain

The mother of three is the current Bake Off champion and famously made judge Mary Berry cry during an emotional final in 2015. She is arguably one of the most recognised GBBO winners and made the Queen's 90th birthday cake.

Since winning the show Nadiya has gone on to release two cookbooks including Nadiya’s Kitchen and children's book Bake Me a Story. She has also been on Loose Women and featured in her own BBC One show, The Chronicles Of Nadiya.