The Apprentice: BBC bosses & # 39; angry when contestant lets slip to friends that they've made the final & # 39; … before the show is broadcast
BBC bosses were furiously left behind after a participant in The Apprentice let friends slide off that they made the last two of the show.
The 12 weeks of challenges have already been shot and the first episode will only be broadcast on Wednesday, but one cast member has reportedly broken his secrecy.
Production bosses are now facing the tough battle to keep the news from social media until after the December final.
Early misstep: BBC bosses were furiously left behind after a The Apprentice contestant let friends slide off the last two of the show, even before they were broadcast
A source told The Sun on Sunday: & # 39; The participant has seriously irritated many people by not keeping this to themselves. You would have thought that this would weigh heavily on the mind of Lord Sugar if he finally decided who would be hired in the final. & # 39;
The name of the participant is not leaked on social media, but production employees are afraid that this can happen at any moment.
An insider said: & # 39; Producers have little choice but to keep everything crossed and hope no one talks online.
& # 39; You would expect some very powerful words to be addressed to the person who slipped here. & # 39;
The Apprentice 2019: (back row from left to right) Lubna Farhan, Iasha Masood, Thomas Skinner, Kenna Ngoma, Scarlett Allen-Horton, Riyonn Farsad, Lottie Lion (middle row from left to right) Dean Ahmad, Shahin Hassan, Carina Lepore , Ryan-Mark Parsons, Lewis Ellis, (front row from left to right) Marianne Rawlins, Jemelin Artigas, Pamela Laird and Souleyman Bah
This is the 14th installment of the popular BBC show in which eight women and eight men compete for the £ 250,000 investment from Lord Sugar.
The news comes after it was revealed that another participant in The Apprentice 2019, Lewis Ellis, once traveled around the world & # 39; after he lied about ending up in Syria during a boat trip from Ayia Napa, Cyprus.
The 28-year-old Digital Marketing Project Manager, then 25, worked as a representative in the party town and said he was boarding what he thought was a dolphin observation boat just to be taken to the port of Tartus – 80 miles from Homs, Syria.
Established: this is the 14th episode of the show in which eight women and eight men compete for Lord Sugar's investment. He is helped by Karren Brady and Claude Littner
Lewis, from Manchester, told the Mirror at the time: & The last club closed at 7:30 am, so we just drove on to our boat trip at 9:00 am and walked our way to the wrong boat.
& # 39; We were wearing boardshorts, hangover, it looked like we were ready for a boat party. & # 39;
He told news.com.au: & # 39; It's the most ridiculous story, isn't it? We went to see f ****** dolphins and we ended up in f ****** Syria. & # 39;
Former Life: Lewis Ellis, a 28-year-old Digital Marketing Project Manager, was at the Ayia Napa party resort in 2016 when he decided to pretend he was going to Syria
His deception was finally revealed when he wrote to a friend in public on Facebook and said: & # 39; Hahaha what a joke. & # 39;
The friend replied: & # 39; So you didn't step on the wrong boat. & # 39;
To which Lewis said: & # 39; Naaa, we just made it up for fun. & # 39;
Another hopeful, Thomas Skinner, was in hot water to process £ 40,000 worth of stolen goods, but insists he changed a & # 39; is man.
The Essex-based pillow operator was sentenced in court for handling 4,992 tubes of Body Shop cleansing gels and possession of 2,000 diazepam tablets, The Sun revealed.
MEET THE CONTESTS: THE MEN
Profession: Owner, agency for sport management
Important information: Dean believes his sport management company at the age of 15 and believes he is the & # 39; definition of an entrepreneur & # 39; is. He states that his self-confidence and emotional intelligence & # 39; off the charts & # 39; and does not think he has many qualities that would leave him in business.
He says: & # 39; I definitely have the gift of chatter, I can persuade anyone to do anything. & # 39;
Profession: Consultant luxury women's clothing
Lives: South East London
Important information: As the youngest candidate, Ryan-Mark is ready to prove that age is irrelevant when it comes to business and describes himself as & # 39; a 60-year-old trapped in the body of a teenager & # 39 ;. He is an award-winning public speaker and says that Queen Elizabeth II is his role model and her & # 39; no-nonsense persona & # 39; admires. Although he believes his best possession is his ability to & # 39; forge a bond with someone & # 39; he admits & # 39; he is not afraid to be ruthless when it comes to the other candidates & # 39 ;.
He says: & # 39; I am the embodiment of luxury. & # 39;
Profession: Owner, ice cream company
Lives: Greater Manchester
Important information: Before Kenna started his ice cream company with alcohol in 2018, Kenna played semi-professional football for Manchester City before it was broken down in 2013 due to injuries. Kenna believes he is excited with a & # 39; infectious personality & # 39; that he hopes will help him make friends with the strongest candidates to help him build alliances for the Boardroom.
He says: & # 39; I combine an inquisitiveness with entrepreneurial thinking, ready to win at all costs & # 39;
Profession: Event manager
Lives: South London
Important information: Riyonn sees his personality as his best possession; & # 39; I am fun, smart and always treat everyone – I have never met anyone who can't get along with me. & # 39; Riyonn strives to live by the mantra & why work for someone else, when you can work for yourself and be the best at it & # 39 ;. In addition to his work as a freelance event manager and other companies, he invented his own party card game and says that he & # 39; a little black book full of ideas of several million & # 39; has.
He says: & # 39; I will use my poker face and tactics to always get to the top. & # 39;
Profession: Para Athlete and motivational speaker
Lives: South West London
Important information: Souleyman is a motivational speaker for schools and trains at the Paralympic Olympic Team of Great Britain, specialized in sprinting. After receiving the diagnosis Retina Pigmentosa at the age of six, he says he was inspired by the late musician Ray Charles because & # 39; he made blindness cool and achieved immense success despite his handicap & # 39 ;. Souleyman plans to be brutally honest, brave and fight for his place by trying to keep the attention of Lord Sugar on him.
He says: & # 39; The less visibility I have, the more imagination I get, because what you see is what you see and what you don't see is when the magic starts. & # 39;
Profession: Owner, pillow company
Lives: East London
Important information: Thomas showed entrepreneurial spirit from an early age. He started with a paper round at the age of 12 and sold in markets by the age of 16. Since then, he has founded his own pillow business, attributing his business success to his & # 39; sharp & # 39 ;, & # 39; # 39; character and notes that & # 39; a chancer & # 39; has worked to his advantage more often than not. Confidently, he says he has no role model that says: & # 39; I am my own person & # 39 ;.
He says: & # 39; I am not going – I just do everything on impulse. When I'm planning, I'm always wrong. & # 39;
Profession: Chartered Engineer
Important information: Shahin mentions Elon Musk as one of his role models because he thinks & # 39; outside the box & # 39 ;, a quality that he is proud of and thinks his imagination will distinguish him from the other candidates. He believes that having a plan and being able to execute it properly is the key to success and admits that he gets frustrated if people don't follow plans.
He says: & # 39; I love business more than sharks of blood … I am relentless in my pursuit of success. & # 39;
Profession: Project manager digital marketing
Important information: a self-proclaimed & # 39; maverick & # 39; who does not like to follow the rules, Lewis is convinced that his competitiveness and determination will help him through the process. He admits that he has trouble hiding his true feelings in his facial expressions and says that his self-confidence is often confused with arrogance, but says: & I don't think I'm better than anyone else & # 39 ;.
He says: & # 39; I may not be the smartest man in the room, but I will definitely work harder. & # 39;
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