Season 12 Celebrity Apprentice Cast Announced!
TVLine has the official rundown of the 18 ‘stars’ competing for the $250,000 check.
Clay Aiken| Pop star and second-season runner-up on American Idol.
Teresa Gludice | The always-outspoken veteran of Real Housewives of New Jersey. (Here’s hoping she’ll flip a table in the boardroom.)
Dee Snider | Twisted Sister frontman and occasional reality TV and horror film star.
Tia Carrere | Musician, actress (most famous for playing Mike Myers’ girlfriend in Waynes World) and Dancing with the Stars alum.
Debbie Gibson | Eighties pop icon.
Lou Ferrigno | Actor, bodybuilder, and that green guy — TV’s The Incredible Hulk.
Victoria Gotti | Former reality star of Growing Up Gotti (daughter of late NYC crime boss John Gotti — not to be confused with her mother, who is also named Victoria.)
Penn Jillette | Comedian, illusionist, half of the world-famous magic duo Penn & Teller.
Arsenio Hall | The former late-night host is due for a comeback…right?
Dayana Mendoza | 2008′s Miss Universe, singer, and Venezuelan TV personality.
Lisa Lampanelli | Foul-mouthed comedian and self-proclaimed ‘Queen of Mean’ most famous for her roasting abilities on Comedy Central.
Paul Teutul, Sr. | Star of Discovery’s Channel former reality hit, American Chopper.
Aubrey O’Day | Singer, mostly known for her time in the Diddy-formed group, Danity Kane.
Adam Carolla | Radio host and former Man Show star, who also happened to appear on Dancing with the Stars.
Cheryl Tiegs | Actress and former supermodel.
Michael Andretti | IndyCar series driver (third generation of the great Andretti racing family) and the youngest member of the Celebrity Apprentice cast this season.
George Takei | The Star Trek actor and gay rights activist is the oldest contestant on the show this season.
Patricia Velásquez | Model and actress from The Mummy. She also played GOB’s girlfriend, Marta, on Arrested Development.
Here’s Donald Trump talking up the “major group” of “iconic” celebrities amassed for the new season, plus sound bites from the players themselves:
What do you think of the cast of the latest Celebrity Apprentice installment? Who do you think is most likely to win? And do you think you’ll tune in? Sound off below!