Celebrities The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor  

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List Rules Celebrities who are either superfans of Survivor, need the money, or have some other plausible motive for being on the show.

Celebrities you want to see play Survivor are the oddest, most high-profile and just plain interesting celebrities who you'd like to see rough it out on the popular CBS reality show Survivor. Who are some famous people that either need the money, or are non-wussy super fans and would sign on for an American version of Celebrity Survivor?

Vote for your favorites below or add any others you'd like to see outwit, outlast and outplay! Some of these celebrities were picked simply because they are our favorite actors and actresses like actors Steve Carell and Tina Fey. Others were placed here because they could use the money. It's no secret that people like Nicholas Cage and Mike Tyson have seen their share of money problems. Even others are simply great fans of the game, like Neil Patrick Harris. But the real fun comes when these potential celebrity Survivor contestants were selected for being a train wreck to begin with and the hilarity that would follow when they're taken out of their comfort zone and put into the jungle.

Who wouldn't want to see Ozzy Osbourne mutter around on a beach with little food and physical challenges? Celebrity douchebags would make for quite the interesting season, don't you think? We've already seen people with some celebrity status become contestants on Survivor. Jimmy Johnson, Lisa Whelchel, Taj George, and Jeff Kent are all examples of castaways with some status going into the game.

So far, at least in the American version of the long-running show, there have not been any really high profile stars to sign on for the survival-style show and that's too bad. 

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Tom Hanks is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Tom Hanks Television director, Television producer, Film Producer

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Tina Fey is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Tina Fey Comedian, Television producer, Musician

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Steve Carell is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Steve Carell Television director, Comedian, Television producer

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Courteney Cox is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
EricAsher added Courteney Cox Performer, Television director, Television producer

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Lindsay Lohan is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Lindsay Lohan Fashion designer, Entrepreneur, Singer-songwriter

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Neil Patrick Harris is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Neil Patrick Harris Television director, Television producer, Musician

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Mike Tyson is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Mike Tyson Film Producer, Actor, Athlete

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Jimmy Fallon is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Jimmy Fallon Comedian, Television producer, Musician

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Nadya Suleman is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Nadya Suleman PsychiatricTechnician

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Kathy Griffin is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Kathy Griffin Comedian, Television producer, Film Producer

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Pamela Anderson is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Pamela Anderson Activist, Television director, Nude Glamour Model

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Mayim Bialik is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Mayim Bialik Researcher, Author, Actor

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Ozzy Osbourne is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Ozzy Osbourne Songwriter, Television producer, Musician

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Nicolas Cage is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Nicolas Cage Television producer, Film Producer, Actor

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Kim Basinger is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Kim Basinger Fashion Model, Film Producer, Actor

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Taylor Swift is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Bounty_Full added Taylor Swift Guitarist, Musician, Singer-songwriter

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Gwyneth Paltrow is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Dismalhead added Gwyneth Paltrow Businessperson, Comedian, Model

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Britney Spears is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Bounty_Full added Britney Spears Fashion designer, Record producer, Businessperson

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Johnny Depp is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Bounty_Full added Johnny Depp Musician, Film Producer, Screenwriter

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Justin Bieber is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Bounty_Full added Justin Bieber Record producer, Musician, Singer-songwriter

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Paris Hilton is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Bounty_Full added Paris Hilton Fashion designer, Businessperson, Television producer

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Torrie Wilson is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Torrie Wilson Wrestler, Model

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Ronda Rousey is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Ronda Rousey Mixed Martial Artist, Actor

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Evander Holyfield is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Evander Holyfield Actor, Professional Boxer

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Ted Nugent is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Dismalhead added Ted Nugent Big-game hunter, Guitarist, Songwriter

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Michelle Obama is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Bounty_Full added Michelle Obama Writer, Lawyer

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Nicki Minaj is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Bounty_Full added Nicki Minaj Rapper, Musician, Singer-songwriter

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Megan Fox is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
movieman added Megan Fox Model, Actor

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Terrell Owens is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Terrell Owens Actor, Athlete, American football player

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Simon Cowell is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
smoggy__dusk added Simon Cowell Record producer, Businessperson, Television producer

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Jodie Sweetin is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor

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Donald Trump is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
BrainExplosion added Donald Trump Businessperson, Television producer, Investor

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Andy Dick is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Andy Dick Television director, Comedian, Television producer

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Jenna Fischer is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Jenna Fischer Television producer, Actor, Film Director

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Jeri Ryan is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Jeri Ryan Actor

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Barack Obama is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Barack Obama Politician, Author, Law professor

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Kim Kardashian is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
smoggy__dusk added Kim Kardashian Fashion designer, Businessperson, Television producer

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Chuck Norris is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Tom Derr added Chuck Norris Television producer, Film Producer, Screenwriter

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Stacy Keibler is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Stacy Keibler Wrestler, Singer-songwriter, Model

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Lance Armstrong is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Lance Armstrong Athlete, Professional Road Racing Cyclist

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Louis C.K. is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Louis C.K. Television director, Television producer, Film Producer

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Dennis Rodman is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Dennis Rodman Basketball Coach, Basketball player, Wrestler

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Katherine Webb is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor

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Jon Stewart is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Jon Stewart Commentator, Talk show host, Journalist

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Alice Cooper is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Alice Cooper Film Score Composer, Guitarist, Musician

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Mark Cuban is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Tom Derr added Mark Cuban Businessperson, Television producer, Investor

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Kobe Bryant is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Kobe Bryant Basketball player, Athlete

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Tia Carrere is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Tia Carrere Film Producer, Model, Actor

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Sarah Palin is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Sarah Palin Spokesperson, Commentator, Basketball player

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Will Smith is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
maxamillion11 added Will Smith Record producer, Rapper, Television producer