Maria Kanellis has spoken out about her experience with Celebrity Apprentice after being fired from the program by Donald Trump in 2010.
In 2010, Maria Kanellis appeared as a contestant in a film directed by Donald Trump. Celebrity Apprentice. The series began in March, and Kanellis was fired by Donald Trump in May, eventually placing fifth in a competition won by Poison star Brett Michaels.
On NBC’s Ten Count podcast this week, Maria Kanellis opened up about the experience, saying her only regret is apologizing to Trump for the way she spoke when “pressured” to do so. said.
“I think the only thing I regret about this experience is that I apologized for the way I spoke, because I don’t regret it at all. I don’t regret it, but why, as a woman, am I not allowed to speak like that?
“The only thing I regret is apologizing after the fact. Why am I since? Why did I apologize? I haven’t done anything wrong.”
Continuing, Maria Kanellis expressed pride in her performance, saying that the only reason she was fired was that she wasn’t the most famous person on the show.
“I’ve won every challenge I’ve been in charge of. Every time I’ve been on a project that we’ve been doing, it’s been a success. There was no other reason for him to fire me.”
In addition to Michaels, among her competitors are Holly Robinson Pete, Sharon Osbourne, fellow wrestling star Bill Goldberg, and Cyndi Lauper, who will be portrayed by Becky Lynch in the next episode. was included. young rock.
h/t wrestling inc.