This week on Celebrity Apprentice, the 13 contestants must open a storefront experience to help promote Kodak. The two teams, Tenacity (the women) and Rocksolid (men) must set up a shop to help re-launch Kodak moments by using their cameras and printers. Each team will be judged by their creativity, brand visibility and overall storefront experience, as determined by secret shoppers.
Two reality-TV veterans and a pop songstress make up part of this year's Celebrity Apprentice cast.
Bret Michaels, Sharon Osbourne and Cyndi Lauper may all get to hear the words "you're fired" from Donald Trump on the NBC program's new season.
Nine others are joining them, including...
Any prospect for Jingle All the Way 2 may be dead, but Sinbad isn't. This despite the "fact" that the actor-comedian's Wikipedia entry was updated last weekend with news of his fatal heart attack. Seeing himself prematurely passed on was "not that strange," Sinbad told the Associated Press on Thursday, shrugging off the flub. "It's going to be more commonplace as the Internet opens up more and more."Sinbad says he has not received an apology from the site, though I'm sure one of y'all can run to Wiki and "create" one right now, yes?
Question: Here's an obscure one, but maybe you know something about it. Didn't Sinbad get in trouble on A Different World? I seem to recall something about him getting kicked off the show, or almost getting kicked off. Am I nuts?
Answer: You may be nuts, but you ain't wrong, Amy. (And what do you mean maybe I know something about it? Ouch, babe.)
The stand-up comic did indeed get in trouble early in the NBC Cosby Show spin-off's 1987-92 run for refusing to stick to the script, ad-libbing to avoid what many agreed were subpar jokes. "I was supposed to play this older graduate student who was crazy and just into all kinds of mischief," he said of his character, Walter Oakes, in 1990. "But it never went that way. I was wearing corduroy suit coats. I was everything I hated...." So he started making up his own gags. "I would change the whole concept to