February 21, 2012 12:00 PM by Veronica Dudo
This season on Celebrity Apprentice, 18 business-savvy celebrity contestants are competing to raise money and awareness for their charity on the reality TV competition. The 2012 season debuted Sunday on NBC with a brand new cast. The last person standing will be hired as the Celebrity Apprentice and will have the honor of delivering a $250,000 bonus check to their charity. Keep reading to meet contestant and comedian Adam Carolla!
In the series premiere, Donald Trump fired Cheryl Tiegs! Now, the remanding cast includes Aubrey O’Day, Arsenio Hall, Adam Carolla, Clay Aiken, Dayana Mendoza, Debbie Gibson, Dee Snider, George Takei, Lisa, Lampanelli, Lou Ferrigno, Michael Andretti, Patricia Velasquez, Paul Teutul Sr., Penn Jillette, Teresa Giudice, Tia Carrere and Victoria Gotti.
In February 2009, Carolla started The Adam Carolla Show podcast which was awarded the Most Downloaded Podcast in the World by the official Guinness World Records. He also competed in 2008 as a celebrity contestant on ABC’s hit reality TV series Dancing with the Stars.
In 2010 he wrote “In 50 Years We’ll All Be Chicks” which became a New York Times Best Seller. Carolla is also the host of SPEED Chanel’s The Car Show.
Carolla along with Daniel Kellison and Jimmy Kimmel are the heads of Jackhole Industries creating The Man Show and Crank Yankers.
Currently, Carolla is finishing up work on his second book with Crown Publishing which is due spring 2012.
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