Arnold Schwarzenegger introduced he gained’t be returning to host Celebrity Apprentice, whereas trying accountable President Trump for the NBC actuality present’s poor scores this season.
In an interview with Empire journal, the washed-up Terminator star blamed Trump for the present’s flop, although Trump had completely nothing to do with it. An offended Schwarzenegger mentioned it wasn’t his spiritless efficiency that made Celebrity Apprentice such a bore to look at, however reasonably it was Trump’s dominating “presence” that precipitated him to stop.
Schwarzenegger, complaining that Trump “repeatedly mocked the present’s scores” all through the disastrous season, said “Even if requested [to do it again] I might decline.”
“I discovered quite a bit, I had a good time, it was a extremely nice alternative. But below the circumstances I don’t wish to do it once more.”
“I won’t be back.”
The eighth installment of Celebrity Apprentice aired from January 2 to Feb. 13, and scores hit all-time low as Schwarzenegger didn’t persuade within the position of boardroom titan.
However Schwarzenegger is refusing to withstand the actual fact it was his efficiency as host that drove away millions of viewers. By blaming Trump for the present’s poor season, Schwarzenegger reveals himself as a sore loser. Trump is the explanation the present was profitable within the first place.
“With Trump being concerned within the present, folks have a nasty style and don’t wish to take part as a spectator or sponsor or in another method help the present,” Schwarzenegger mentioned. “It’s a really divisive interval proper now and I believe the present acquired caught up in all that division.”
“It’s not concerning the present,” he defined. “Because everybody I bumped into got here as much as me and mentioned ‘I love the show… but I turned it off because as soon as I read Trump’s identify I’m outta there!‘”
“NBC did every little thing they may to advertise the present and [producer] Mark Burnett did a implausible job. No one actually knew that this was going to occur and I believe that everybody was caught off guard.“