Monday June 1, 2020

In The Spotlight: The Apprentice

It was the ending the bookies hadn’t foreseen.

Nadine O’Regan

Arts Editor and Columnist

16th June, 2007

It was the ending the bookies hadn’t foreseen.

Last week, in The Apprentice finale, Simon Ambrose, the 27-year-old millionaire’s son regularly characterised as ‘‘bumbling’’ by the critics, clinched the winning spot ahead of hot favourite, Wicklow-born single mother Kristina Grimes.

Even Alan Sugar sounded surprised when announcing Ambrose as the winner of the six-figure job.

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