The popular reality TV show, which gives the viewers a taste of the real corporate world, is back. It becomes more exciting because familiar faces will be taking the spotlight. Donald Trump returns with 16 celebrity contestants. The special two-hour premiere of “Celebrity Apprentice” Season 7 will be on Sunday, Jan. 4, 2015, at 9:00 p.m. on NBC. The show will eventually be shifted to a Monday slot at 8:00 p.m.
The episode title is “May the Gods of Good Pies Be with Us.” The celebrities must create and sell pies for charity through a fundraising competition. The group will be divided into men vs. women teams. Each group will have a Project Manager. Do not miss the upcoming conflict between the women’s team and their Project Manager and the iconic statement of Trump — “You’re fired!”
The celebrity contestants are comedian Gilbert Gottfried, TV host Leeza Gibbons, “Sharknado” star Ian Ziering, actor Lorenzo Lamas, reality TV star Kate Gosselin, Olympian Shawn Johnson, “The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills” star Brandi Glanville, “Deadliest Catch” star Sig Hansen, actress Vivica A. Fox, NFL star Terrell Owens, two-time World Series champion Johnny Damon, “The Cosby Show” star Keshia Knight Pulliam, “The Real Housewives of Atlanta” star Kenya Moore, singer Kevin Jonas, talk show host Geraldo Rivera and champion snowboarder Jamie Anderson.
Special guest for the season premiere is Buddy Valastro from “Cake Boss.” Boardroom Advisors are Piers Morgan and Ivanka Trump.
The late legendary comedienne Joan Rivers is one of the advisers. She managed to complete her segments before her death last September 2014. Eric, Don Jr. and Ivanka, Trump’s children, are the big boss’s advisers.
The prize will be $250,000 for the celebrity’s chosen charity.
NBC plans to have back-to-back one-hour episodes per week.
“Celebrity Apprentice” is created and produced by Mark Burnett. Donald Trump is the co-producer. Distributor is FremantleMedia Enterprises. “For the Love of Money” by The O’Jays is the opening theme composed by Kenneth Gamble, Leon Huff and Anthony Jackson.
There you have it for the scoop on “Celebrity Apprentice” Season 7 Premiere “May the Gods of Good Pies Be with Us,” which will air on Sunday, Jan. 4, 2015, at 9:00 p.m. on NBC. For more updates about this show, including spoilers and recaps, follow Movie News Guide (MNG).
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