The long-running reality show follows members of major corporations’ upper management as they go undercover in their own company to get an idea of what it’s like to work as a lower-level employee. Season eight of the series finished in January.
Two upcoming episodes of Undercover Boss will feature musician Darius Rucker and Marcus Samuelsson as they go undercover to find new talent. The first episode, featuring Rucker, premieres on CBS on May 12th at 8 p.m. ET/PT, with Samuelsson’s episode to follow on May 19th at 8 p.m. ET/PT.
Read more info from Deadline below:
Celebrity Undercover Boss: Darius Rucker, airing Friday May 12 at 8 PM, follows the former lead singer for Hootie & the Blowfish turned country music superstar as he travels to Austin, Texas on an undercover journey to discover the next great musical acts. During his time undercover, Darius runs an open mic night, works as a roadie, and strolls along Austin’s famous Sixth Street in search of standout street performers.
Celebrity Undercover Boss: Marcus Samuelsson features the acclaimed chef and restaurateur going undercover to find and mentor new culinary talent. During his mission, he discovers some gifted aspiring chefs at a public cooking class, a culinary institute, a high-end food truck, and a soup kitchen. The episode airs Friday, May 19 at 8 PM.”
What do you think? Are you a fan of Undercover Boss? Will you watch the celebrity specials next month?