Celebrity Apprentice Promo

 12 October 2011 - People magazine confirms Clay will be appearing on Celebrity Apprentice  
Filming for Celebrity Apprentice 2012 started on Oct 17, 2011. Here is the rumored men's cast, in mostly random order: Clay Aiken, Dee Snider, Adam Carolla, Lou Ferrigno, Michael Andretti (in place of son Marco Andretti who was in early rumors), Penn Jillette, Paul Teutel Sr., George Takei, and Arsenio Hall.

 Here is the rumored women's cast for Celebrity Apprentice 2012: Tia Carrere, Aubrey O'Day, Cheryl Tiegs, Dayana Mendoza, Patricia Velasquez, Teresa Giudice, Debbie Gibson, Lisa Lampanelli, and Victoria Gotti.
 January 4, 2012
After months of speculation, Donald Trump announced the cast of Celebrity Apprentice 2012 on the Today show.  The following cast were in-studio:  Clay, Michael Andretti, Teresa Giudice, Victoria Gotti, Lisa Lampanelli, Dayana Mendoza, Dee Snider, Paul Teutel Sr.  Also confirmed in this year's cast:  Adam Carolla, Arsenio Hall, Aubrey O'Day, Cheryl Tiegs, Debbie Gibson, George Takei, Lou Ferrigno, Patricia Velasquez, Penn Jillette, and Tia Carrere.

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The Hollywood Reporter posted an article about the Celebrity Apprentice cast and included their charities, all worthwhile groups! 

Clay Aiken, The National Inclusion Project
Michael Andretti, Racing for Cancer
Adam Carolla, Catholic Big Brothers Big Sisters
Lou Ferrigno, Muscular Dystrophy Association
Arsenio Hall, Magic Johnson Foundation
Penn Jillette, Opportunity Village
Dee Snider, March of Dimes/Bikers for Babies
George Takei, Japanese American National Museum
Paul Teutul Sr., Make-A-Wish Foundation

Tia Carrere, After-School All-Stars
Debbie Gibson, Children International
Teresa Giudice, The NephCure Foundation
Victoria Gotti, Association to Benefit Children
Lisa Lampanelli, Gay Men’s Health Crisis
Dayana Mendoza, Latino Commission on AIDS
Aubrey O’Day, Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network
Cheryl Tiegs, The Farrah Fawcett Foundation
Patricia Velasquez, Wayuu Taya Foundation

January 14, 2012
On Jan 13, Team Clay (TC) tweeted a heads-up:
Update! The season premiere date for #CelebrityApprentice has moved to Sunday, Feb 19, at 9pm/8c on @NBC! -TC

AceShowBiz confirmed the postponement and new date.  They also posted a great photo of the cast!