Omaha billionaire Warren Buffett will serve as a judge in NBCUniversal Inc.’s eighth season of “The Celebrity Apprentice’’ this year.

Buffett, 85, chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway, will oversee 16 celebrities as they compete in business-driven tasks for a $250,000 prize donated to the charity of the winner’s choice.

Other judges include former Microsoft Corp. Chief Executive Officer Steve Ballmer, supermodel Tyra Banks and actress Jessica Alba.

Arnold Schwarzenegger will serve as the show’s boardroom chairman, NBCUniversal said.

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