'The Celebrity Apprentice' Season 7 Premiere on NBC
The new season of NBC's 'The Celebrity Apprentice' will premiere on Sunday, Jan. 4 from 9-11p.m. ET/PT before settling in its regular time slot, Monday at 8-10 p.m.
This season's 'The Celebrity Apprentice' brings 16 diverse celebrity contestants to compete in business-driven tasks around New York City. Contestants will endure challenging tasks that test their ability to work together while ultimately raising money and awareness for their respective causes. Fans will be able to binge watch the show with two hourlong episodes, two boardroom showdowns and multiple firings airing every week.
The lineup of men joining the competition include two-time World Series champion Johnny Damon; actor and comedian Gilbert Gottfried; Sig Hansen, the star of 'Deadliest Catch' and Captain of the Northwestern; Grammy Award-nominated musician Kevin Jonas; Golden Globe-nominated actor Lorenzo Lamas; NFL great Terrell Owens; journalist, author, and talk show host Geraldo Rivera; and television and movie actor Ian Ziering.
The lineup of women include Gold Medal Olympic snowboarder Jamie Anderson; movie star Vivica A. Fox; author Leeza Gibbons; reality star and author Brandi Glanville; TV personality, author, and mother of eight, Kate Gosselin; gymnast and gold medal Olympian Shawn Johnson; Kenya Moore, former Miss USA and star of 'The Real Housewives of Atlanta'; and Keshia Knight Pulliam.
Each contestant is scrutinized and watched by Donald Trump and his advisors - Don Jr., Ivanka and Eric Trump. Each contestant has a chance to be named the 'The Celebrity Apprentice' and have the honor of delivering a $250,000 bonus check to their designated charity.
'The Celebrity Apprentice' is produced by United Artists Media Group (a joint venture among MGM, Mark Burnett, Roma Downey and Hearst Entertainment), in association with Trump Productions. Mark Burnett, Donald Trump, Page Feldman and Eric Van Wagenen are executive producers.