Trump, George, Carolyn will conduct Apprentice 2 auditions, which may air.

Trump, George, Carloyn will conduct Apprentice 2 auditions, which may air.
NBC may take a page from the American Idol playbook and air the auditions for The Apprentice 2. Open auditions began Saturday in New York and continue Thursday in LA, and will head to a total of 13 cities. Prospective candidates won’t just audition in front of producers; Trump, George, and Carolyn “will personally interview prospective candidates,” The New York Post reports. The paper says that “[a]lthough ‘nothing specific’ is planned for next season, a show spokesman said there ‘might be a couple of shots’ of Trump with the potential recruits in next season’s opening episode.”

Surprisingly, man not eaten alive on Eaten Alive

Eaten Alive

Discovery Channel’s happy family holiday special Eaten Alive aired Sunday, rewarding viewers for their two full hours of viewing by ensuring that they spent quality time in the company of others instead of wasting that time doing something else that might not have been as satisfying, such as buying things that have labels which accurately reflect their contents.

Winter 2015 reality TV debut schedule

winter 2015 reality TV schedule

Mark your calendars with all these upcoming reality TV show debuts, including Celebrity Apprentice, The Bachelor, and another season of MasterChef Junior, all of which kick off in early January.

There are also 20+ shows debuting in December--including the one-off return of The Sing Off. No winter break for reality TV.

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