Arnold Schwarzenegger Is The CEO of Celebrity Apprentice!!!
Now that Donald Trump and NBC have settled their lawsuit making good with NBC, he and the network have found his replacement, Arnold Schwarzenegger Is The CEO of Celebrity Apprentice.
The controversial 2016 GOP presidential candidate announced on Monday during his Dallas speech that he has made nice with the network. Donald Trump says today he’s settled his legal actions over the pulling of the Miss USA pageant and has bought out NBC’s portion of the Miss Universe Organization.
CelebNMusic247.com has gotten word via EW that former California governor and international movie star Arnold Schwarzenegger will take over the reality franchise, NBC announced Monday.
Paul Telegdy, president of alternative and late night programming for NBC Entertainment announced:
“We are thrilled to be opening a powerful new chapter in the story of the Apprentice franchise.”
“Arnold Schwarzenegger is the epitome of a global brand in entertainment and business, and his accomplishments in the political arena speak for themselves. It was Arnold’s personal passion for the format that Mark Burnett and Donald Trump built over the last decade, as well as his fresh take on how to take it to new heights for today’s audiences, that made him the man to hire. The Celebrity Apprentice … will be back!”
“I have always been a huge fan of The Celebrity Apprentice and the way it showcases the challenges and triumphs of business and teamwork,” Schwarzenegger said in a statement. “I am thrilled to bring my experience to the boardroom and to continue to raise millions for charity. Let’s get started!”
Executive producer Mark Burnett added:
“After leaving the show to run for political office, Donald made it clear that he wanted The Celebrity Apprentice to be able to continue to raise millions of dollars annually for worthy causes, and now NBC and I have found an amazing new leader to do just that. Gov. Schwarzenegger will use his vast and highly successful business, political and media experience to drive this hit franchise to new heights.”
Celebrity Apprentice will return for the 2016–17 television season with Schwarzenegger as “CEO.”