A brief, three-part argument about why Real Housewives cast members make good Celebrity Apprentice cast members.
NBC has announced the 16 people competing on The Celebrity Apprentice 8, and also announced the pool of people who will serve as Arnold Schwarzenegger’s advisers. They also released some general details about the season’s location and challenges.
With the official announcement of The Celebrity Apprentice’s cast apparently coming tomorrow, there’s news of a high-profile addition to the show: Tyra Banks, who won’t be a contestant, but instead will serve as Arnold Schwarzenegger’s adviser, in the George/Carolyn/Ivanka/Donald Jr. role.
Arnold Schwarzenegger’s Celebrity Apprentice starts filming Monday in Los Angeles, and the cast will likely be announced Friday morning on The Today Show.
NBC executives were challenged this morning on their relationship with Donald Trump, who they publicly dumped last summer. Things did not go well.
If NBC was looking for a no-nonsense man who excels at barking down perceived stupidity to host The Apprentice, it should have looked no further than its reality TV executive, Paul Telegdy. This morning at the Television Critics Press tour, he Trump-ily responded to a question about NBC’s perceived hypocrisy over its firing Trump and then hiring him to host SNL, among other appearances.
Terminator star and former California governor Arnold Schwarzenegger will replace Donald Trump as host of NBC’s The Celebrity Apprentice. He will bring a “fresh take” to the series. In a press release, NBC reality executive Paul Telegdy called Arnold “the epitome of a global brand in entertainment and business” and said that “Arnold’s personal passion …