NBC has announced chef and entrepreneur Rocco DiSpirito, film producer and Extra co-host Tracey Edmonds, digital influencer Justine "iJustine" Ezarik, TV host and former winner of The Celebrity ApprenticeLeeza Gibbons, CEO businessman Gemma Godfrey, and fitness expert and former The Biggest Loser trainer Bob Harper will serve as boardroom advisers whenThe New Celebrity Apprentice premieres Monday, January 2 at 8PM ET/PT with back-to-back episodes.
These advisers will assist new boss Arnold Schwarzenegger -- Donald Trump's replacement -- as he oversees 16 celebrity contestants competing to raise money for their favorite charities in challenging business-driven tasks. The winner of the show will receive a $250,000 check for his or her designated charity.
Banks and Knapp Schwarzenegger will advise the contestants on the first two tasks that will be shown during the show's debut episodes.
After being divided into two teams, men vs. women, the celebrity contestants must create a 10-minute TYRA Beauty experience for the first task. One member from the losing team will be the first contestant going home.
For the second task of the season, the contestants will be asked to create an original song and video for Trident's "Cherish Your Teeth" campaign. Another elimination will take place at the end of Episode 2.