Celebrity Apprentice 2015 Cast Announced!
“Celebrity Apprentice” is coming back with Donald Trump and an eclectic cast of famous entrepreneurial hopefuls. On Tuesday, NBC announced the following contestants: Olympic gymnast Shawn Johnson, TV personality Leeza Gibbons, actor Lorenzo Lamas, musician Kevin Jonas, Olympic snowboarder Jamie Anderson, retired baseball player Johnny Damon, actress Vivica A. Fox, news personality Geraldo Rivera, reality star Kate Gosselin, actor Ian Ziering, former NFL star Terrell Owens, comedian Gilbert Gottfried, “Deadliest Catch” star Sig Hansen, “Real Housewives” star Brandi Glanville, actress Keisha Knight Pulliam, and reality star Kenya Moore.
“This season of The Celebrity Apprentice is on point to be the best yet,” said Trump in a statement. “With 16 extraordinary contestants bringing their energy to the boardroom, it is sure to be a hit, as always.” He appeared on Tuesday’s “Today Show” to discuss the upcoming season (see video below).
The late Joan Rivers, a “Celebrity Apprentice” winner, filmed scenes for the show and will appear on two episodes. Another champ, Piers Morgan, returns to the series as an advisor this season. “Celebrity Apprentice” will have a two-night premiere, beginning on January 4. Are you looking forward to it? Which of the new celebrities do you think has the best shot at winning?