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Arnold Schwarzenegger Channels The Terminator for The New Celebrity Apprentice

Originally posted 08/22/2016 05:50PM

Arnold Schwarzenegger is calling the shots on The New Celebrity Apprentice."

NBC released a Terminator-style promo for its upcoming season on Monday, with the one-time "Governator" channeling his signature character from the 1981 sci-fi hit.

"We're building a new boss," the video reads as the former California governor is constructed by a machine.

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NBC Chief Slams Donald Trump as 'Toxic' and 'Demented'

Originally posted 08/16/2016 07:00PM

[BRIGHTCOVE "4926601698001"] Though NBC was once home to Donald Trump, the GOP candidate's warmly welcomed days at the network are gone, according to chairman Bob Greenblatt.

Two weeks after the executive publicly told a group of reporters at the Television Critics Association tour in Beverly Hills that Trump "would never be back on Celebrity Apprentice, as long as I'm here," he is slamming the reality star–turned–politician as "toxic" and "demented."

"The sad state of affairs thanks to a pompous businessman turned reality TV star (whose show consistently ran LAST in its time period, by the way) who thinks speaking his mind is refreshing," the chairman penned in a Facebook post in response to a New York Times op-ed titled "Donald Trump is Making America Meaner."

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Donald Trump Will 'Never' Return to The Celebrity Apprentice, NBC Says

Originally posted 08/02/2016 03:10PM

Donald Trump's Celebrity Apprentice days are officially over.

Though the GOP presidential nominee made his reality star mark on the NBC program, NBC entertainment chairman Robert Greenblatt told Entertainment Weekly at the Television Critics Association tour in Beverly Hills on Tuesday that he will "never" be back on the show.

Asked if Trump, 70, could make a return if he loses the presidential bid in November, Greeblatt firmly replied, "No," adding, "He would never be back on Celebrity Apprentice, as long as I'm here."

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UpdatePosted 07/27/2016 11:40AM

Khloé Kardashian Reveals She 'Hated' Doing Celebrity Apprentice, Says Donald Trump 'Would Not Make a Good President'

Originally posted 07/27/2016 12:40AM

[YOUTUBE "XSC1_vZezo4"] Khloé Kardashian has revealed her real feelings about Donald Trump and her 2009 appearance Celebrity Apprentice.

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Ian Ziering on What He Learned from Donald Trump: 'You Can't Really Argue with Him'

Originally posted 07/26/2016 05:45PM

Shortly after Ian Ziering started slaying sharks on Syfy's mega-popular Sharknado series, the actor got a chance to do something he'd never done before – learn about the business world.

Appearing on The Celebrity Apprentice's seventh season, Ziering worked his way through a variety of sales, marketing, creative and branding tasks laid out each week by Donald Trump, who has since been named the Republican presidential nominee. Looking back on it, Ziering credits Trump with igniting a passion in him of which he was previously unaware.

"I got some great lessons of him," Ziering tells PEOPLE for his former "boss." "He steered me in the direction that revealed some skill sets from me that I never knew I possessed that I've been able to capitalize on."

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We Picked Trump's Cabinet from the Cast of Celebrity Apprentice

Originally posted 07/19/2016 12:50PM

Republican candidate for president Donald Trump has already announced at least one member of his presumptive Cabinet – running mate Mike Pence, who would serve as Vice President – but the rest of the picks remain a mystery. Perhaps because Trump has said that he has "a very good brain" and would "consult" himself on, for example, foreign policy if elected, we haven't gotten a very clear image of what his Cabinet would look like.

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Vivica A. Fox Calls Out 'Disturbing' Change in Donald Trump Since Celebrity Apprentice

Originally posted 06/16/2016 01:35PM

She's definitely not with him.

Vivica A. Fox says that in the short year since she appeared on Celebrity Apprentice, Donald Trump has changed – and not for the better.

"I'm like, 'Who are you? Are you serious?' " Fox tells PEOPLE Now of Trump, whom she got to know during season 14 of the reality series in 2015.

She says that "the statements that come out of his mouth on a continuous basis daily are a little disturbing, but that's on him. If that's how he's deciding to run his campaign, that's okay because #I'mwithher."

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Lisa Lampanelli Explains Why You Should Always Double-Check Who's Receiving That Gossipy Text (Hint: Teresa Giudice's Involved)

Originally posted 09/28/2015 01:30PM



It's a situation that haunts all of our nightmares: You're gossiping about a friend (or frenemy) of yours via text, only to discover that you've actually sent that gossipy text to the very person you're gossiping about.

Well, comedian Lisa Lampanelli lived out that very horror during the fifth season of Celebrity Apprentice – also known that year as Celebrity Fight Club because Lampanelli "hated everyone" – when she sent a text gossiping about costar Teresa Giudice to teammate Aubrey O'Day … only to find that the message didn't reach its intended recipient.

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VIDEO: Arnold Schwarzenegger Replaces Donald Trump as Host of Celebrity Apprentice: 'I'm Blown Away and Honored'

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UpdatePosted 09/15/2015 12:00PM

Arnold Schwarzenegger Replaces Donald Trump as Host of Celebrity Apprentice: 'I'm Blown Away and Honored'

Originally posted 09/14/2015 12:20PM

The Celebrity Apprentice will be back … with the Terminator himself!

Arnold Schwarzenegger will host the reality competition when it returns for the 2016-17 season, NBC announced Monday.

"Wow. I'm blown away and honored by all your tweets," he Tweeted about the news. "I can't wait to bring my experience to the board room & raise millions for charity."

The actor is replacing Donald Trump, who cut ties with NBC after declaring that he is seeking the Republican nomination for president.

Trump, 69, congratulated Schwarzenegger on Twitter, saying he'll "be great" and raise "lots of [money] for charity." He also apologized to his fans for being unable to continue with the program because of the Federal Communications Commission's guidelines for candidates.





It's like the stars are switching places: Schwarzenegger, 68, turned to politics as governor of California in 2003, and he served two terms in office.

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