LOS ANGELES — We knew it was coming, but Donald Trump has been officially fired from NBC

NBC president Robert Greenblatt confirmed as much Thursday at the Television Critics Association press tour

But the good news for Celebrity Apprentice fans? The show will be back for the 2016-17 season with a new host.

The search for a that host is currently ongoing.

“We’ve actually been overwhelmed by a number of really exciting people who have come forward and are interested in taking over the show,” said Greenblatt.

Despite previous rumors that George Lopez was said to be circling the gig, Greenblatt said that Lopez has never been in the running, to his knowledge. But the network is open to ideas, including appointing a female host Read more…

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‘Celebrity Apprentice’ will be back sans Trump, says NBC