Celebrity Apprentice is back for its 5th season with 18 less than impressive new “celebrity” contestants.
The first challenge on this season of Celebrity Apprentice involved setting up a temporary sandwich shop and trying to sell their sandwiches at a ridiculously high price.
The Celebrity Apprentice teams were as follows:
Clay Aiken is a pop icon who made his rise to fame on the second season of American Idol. Michael Andretti is a retired racecar driver and owner of the Andretti Autosport team in the IndyCar series. Adam Carolla is a comedian, actor, television host and radio personality. He currently hosts The Adam Carolla Show on the ACE Broadcasting Network. Dee Snider is a radio personality and singer-songwriter known for his role as the frontman of heavy metal band Twisted Sister. George Takei is actor, most known for his role as Mr. Sulu in Star Trek. Paul Teutul Sr. in one of the co-founders of Orange County Choppers and is known for the reality series American Choppers. Lou Ferrigno is an actor, fitness trainer/consultant and retired professional bodybuilder. He is most known for playing the title role in The Incredible Hulk. Arsenio Hall is an actor, comedian and former talk show host. Penn Jillette is a comedian, illusionist, juggler, magician, bassist and best-selling author.
Tia Carrere is a Grammy winning actress, model, voice artist and singer. Debbie Gibson is a pop icon who was most famous in the late 80s/early 90s. Teresa Giudice is one of the housewives on the reality television show Real Housewives of New Jersey. Victoria Gotti is the daughter of Mafia boss John Gotti. Lisa Lampanelli is a stand-up comedian knows for her racy and raunchy style of comedy. Dayana Mendoza is a model and beauty pageant holder. Aubrey O’Day is an actress, fashion designer, television personality and former member of the pop group Danity Kane. Patricia Velasquez is a Venezualan actress and fashion model. Cheryl Tiegs is a model actress known for her affiliation with Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue.
Tiegs was the first to be fired on this season of Celebrity Apprentice.