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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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Nadya Suleman is listed (or ranked) 3 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) 4 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Kathy Griffin Comedian, Television producer, Film Producer

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383 323
Steve Carell is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Steve Carell Television director, Comedian, Television producer

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385 328
Courteney Cox is listed (or ranked) 6 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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Mayim Bialik is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Mayim Bialik Researcher, Author, Actor

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333 393
Mike Tyson is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Mike Tyson Film Producer, Actor, Athlete

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449 253
Neil Patrick Harris is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Neil Patrick Harris Television director, Television producer, Musician

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346 374
Ozzy Osbourne is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Ozzy Osbourne Songwriter, Television producer, Musician

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449 571
Lindsay Lohan is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Lindsay Lohan Fashion designer, Entrepreneur, Singer-songwriter

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Jimmy Fallon is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Jimmy Fallon Comedian, Television producer, Musician

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Pamela Anderson is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Pamela Anderson Activist, Television director, Nude Glamour Model

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Kim Basinger is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Kim Basinger Fashion Model, Film Producer, Actor

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Nicolas Cage is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Nicolas Cage Television producer, Film Producer, Actor

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Theo James is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Guest_49ac6f21-b4e7-4694-9d62-82f496b098f7 added Theo James Guitarist, Actor, Singer

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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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Taylor Swift is listed (or ranked) 18 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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236 105
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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Britney Spears is listed (or ranked) 20 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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147 316
Evander Holyfield is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Evander Holyfield Actor, Professional Boxer

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Jodie Sweetin is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor

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160 159
Justin Bieber is listed (or ranked) 23 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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Jeri Ryan is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Jeri Ryan Actor

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Andy Dick is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Andy Dick Television director, Comedian, Television producer

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Terrell Owens is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Terrell Owens Actor, Athlete, American football player

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Torrie Wilson is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Torrie Wilson Wrestler, Model

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137 118
Michelle Obama is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Bounty_Full added Michelle Obama Writer, Lawyer

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Paris Hilton is listed (or ranked) 29 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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Louis C.K. is listed (or ranked) 30 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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Jenna Fischer is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Jenna Fischer Television producer, Actor, Film Director

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Nicki Minaj is listed (or ranked) 32 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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Donald Trump is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
BrainExplosion added Donald Trump Businessperson, Television producer, Investor

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Lance Armstrong is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Lance Armstrong Athlete, Professional Road Racing Cyclist

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Dennis Rodman is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Dennis Rodman Basketball Coach, Basketball player, Wrestler

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Ted Nugent is listed (or ranked) 36 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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Katherine Webb is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor

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Kobe Bryant is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Kobe Bryant Basketball player, Athlete

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Jon Stewart is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Jon Stewart Commentator, Talk show host, Journalist

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Ray Romano is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Ray Romano Comedian, Television producer, Screenwriter

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MC Hammer is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
MC Hammer Spokesperson, Film Score Composer, Songwriter

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Will Smith is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
maxamillion11 added Will Smith Record producer, Rapper, Television producer

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Bill Clinton is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
justdough added Bill Clinton Statesman, Politician, Author

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Shannon Elizabeth is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Shannon Elizabeth Professional Poker Player, Fashion Model, Film Producer

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David Cross is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
David Cross Comedian, Television producer, Film Producer

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Rosie O'Donnell is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Rosie O'Donnell Editor, Talk show host, Comedian

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Dolph Ziggler is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Dolph Ziggler Wrestler, Actor

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Chuck Norris is listed (or ranked) 48 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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Toni Braxton is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Toni Braxton Record producer, Pianist, Musician

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Tom Cruise is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor
Tom Cruise Television director, Film Producer, Screenwriter