Out celebrities Boy George and Carson
Kressley are among the 16 celebrities competing to win $250,000 for
the charity of their choice on NBC's The
The eighth season of the reality show
replaces former host Donald Trump with Arnold Schwarzenegger, the
former governor of California, and shifts to Los Angeles.
Boy George, who is best known for
fronting the pop band Culture Club,
currently appears as a coach on the UK version of The Voice.
Carson Kressley is best known as a
member of Queer Eye's “Fab Five.” He hosted Lifetime's
makeover show How to Look Good Naked and OWN's Carson
Also competing on the new season are
retired pro boxer Laila Ali, actress Brooke Burke-Charvet, retired
NFL player Eric Dickerson, actor Matt Iseman, VH1 host Carrie Keagan,
retired WNBA player Lisa Leslie, comedian Jon Lovitz, Motley Crue
singer Vince Neil, reality stars Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi, Porsha
Williams and Kyle Richards, mixed martial artist Chael Sonnen, ESPN
analyst Ricky Williams and singer Carnie Wilson.