The Mooch Cast for Next 'Big Brother'

The Cast of Big Brother: Celebrity Edition Is So Freaking Good

Anthony "The Mooch" Scaramucci is officially set as one of the 12 contestants who will be competing when Season 2 of Big Brother: Celebrity Edition premieres on January 21.

The show follows a group of celebrities living together in a house outfitted with over 80 HD cameras and 100 microphones recording their every move 24 hours a day while they have no contact with the outside world.

Scaramucci - known as "The Mooch" - will join Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte, former National Football League star Ricky Williams, one-time O.J. Someone is voted out of the house each week, and the last remaining guest wins a grand prize.

Julie Chen Moonves will return as host of the show. Details about Big Brother: Celebrity Edition's Season 2 schedule can be found here.

Anthony Scaramucci - the former White House Director of Communications whose tenure was so brief (just 11 days!) that his name is now a synonym for short-lived employments - will be taking his political fast-talk to the house.

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The CBS announcement comes a year after Omarosa Manigault-Newman, the "Apprentice" alum and former White House aide, appeared on the show and held forth about her time in the Trump administration.

Mooch was sacked after just six days in President Donald Trump's White House after a profanity-laced tirade aimed at leakers and White House chief of staff Reince Priebus, as reported by The New Yorker.

"I sometimes use colorful language", he tweeted at the time.

Scaramucci did not immediately respond to Newsweek's request for comment.

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