It's a new year and Donald Trump is looking for a new apprentice. The Don has announced his pool of candidates and there are some real characters this year including a Miss Universe winner, a motorcycle producer, a mobster's daughter, and a former American Idol contestant.

See the whole list below

  • 1

    Adam Carolla

    Comedian and radio host
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    Arsenio Hall

    Actor/comedian/talk show host
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    Aubrey O'Day

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    Cheryl Tiegs

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    Clay Aiken

    Former American Idol contestant/performer
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    Dayana Mendoza

    Former Miss Universe
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    Debbie Gibson

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    Dee Snider

    Lead singer of Twisted Sister
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    George Takei

    Cast member of original Star Trek series
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    Lisa Lampanelli

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    Lou Ferrigno

    Actor best known for his role as the Hulk
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    Michael Andretti

    Race car driver and son of Mario Andretti
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    Patricia Velasquez

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    Paul Teutul, Sr.

    Owner of Orange County Choppers
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    Penn Jillette

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    Teresa Guidice

    Star of 'Real Housewives of New Jersey'/Best selling author
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    Tia Carrere

    Actress/Grammy Award winning musical artist
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    Victoria Gotti

    Reality show personality and daughter of mobster John Gotti.
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