In our recent “Celebrity Apprentice” winners poll, the late Joan Rivers came out on top as your favorite champion of all time with 59% of the vote. The popular comedienne won Season 2 against runner-up Annie Duke back in 2009, earning a half-million dollars for her charity God’s Love We Deliver, which cooks and delivers meals to people in New York City who are living with severe illnesses. Who among the current crop of contestants will be hired by new host Arnold Schwarzenegger? Hurry — make your “Celebrity Apprentice” predictions for a chance to top our famous leaderboards.
Coming in second place to Rivers is original “Celebrity Apprentice” champ Piers Morgan (11%), who returned to the reality show several times after his 2008 victory to help then-host Donald Trump make decisions in the boardroom. Morgan won Season 1 against runner-up Trace Adkins, though Adkins himself would later win the All-Stars version of the show in 2013.
Adkins and Season 5 winner Arsenio Hall are tied for third place in our poll with 9% each. Rounding out the list of winners, Bret Michaels (Season 3) places fourth with 6%, John Rich (Season 4) is fifth place at 5% and Leeza Gibbons (Season 7) only comes in with 1% support. Do you agree or disagree with our readers’ results? Be sure to sound off in the comments section below.
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