CES 2014 celebrity watch: Tim Tebow, Janelle Monae & very Motley Crue

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Today’s hottest celebrities will co-mingle with new Android gadgets, 4K TVs, wearable technology and the rest being displayed at the annual International CES event in Las Vegas from Jan. 7-10. Here’s a preview:

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Pharrell Williams
Pharrell Williams

The singer/songwriter/producer/fashionista, featured on this past year’s Daft Punk hit song “Get Lucky” and Robin Thicke hit “Blurred Lines,” will shill for a waterproof smartphone case company.

Maria Menounos
Maria Menounos

The ubiquitous TV host and roaming reporter will serve as ambassador for the Entertainment Matters program at CES developed for Hollywood’s film, television and digital communities.

Fresh stars Olivia Munn, Janelle Monae & more
Fresh stars Olivia Munn, Janelle Monae & more

Variety is doling out its “Breakthrough of the Year Awards,” which will bring the likes of America’s Got Talent’s Nick Cannon, Iron Man 2’s Olivia Munn, musician Janelle Monae, comedian Amy Schumer, Veronica Mars’ Kristen Bell and to CES.

50 Cent
50 Cent

Rapper Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson will be grooving at an audio company’s booth.

Marley brothers
Marley brothers

Rohan Marley and Ky-mani Marley, sons of reggae icon Bob Marley, will only be worried about promoting Earth-friendly headphones and audio gear.

Garrett McNamara
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Surfer god

Garrett McNamara, American professional big wave surfer known for breaking the world record for largest wave ever surfed in Nazaré, Portugal, will be riding the smartphone device case wave at CES.

Quinton “Rampage” Jackson
Quinton “Rampage” Jackson

Professional mixed martial artist and actor will promote kick-ass phone cases.

Checkmate
Checkmate

World Chess Champion Magnus Carlsen will play chess in public at CES for the first time since winning the championship in Chennai, India in November 2013.  He’ll be pitching for Nordic Semiconductor, which will host a press conference with Carlsen and present a Nordic-enabled heart rate monitor wristband that will give the audience the chance to see all chess players’ heart rates on a large screen as they play.

Tim Tebow
Tim Tebow

The star college quarterback turned NFL QB turned football analyst will add “ambassador” for an audio electronics company to his resume.

Marg Helgenberger
INTELLIGENCE

Former “Lost” actor Josh Holloway stars alongside Marg Helgenberger ((“CSI”) and Meghan Ory (“Once Upon a Time”) in the techie new CBS series INTELLIGENCE, which premieres during CES week. They’ll be at the electronics show drumming up support for the TV show.

Motley Crue’s Vince Neil
Motley Crues Vince Neil

The lead vocalist for heavy metal band Motley Crue will be selling for a headphones company.

Steve Angello
Mafia in the house

All music types will be at CES, including DJ Steve Angello of electronic dance music trio Swedish House Mafia. Yup, another headphone company pitchman.

NBA’s Robert Horry
NBAs Robert Horry

The seven-time NBA champion basketball player will be hooping it up for ZTE.

LeVar Burton
LeVar Burton

The Roots, Reading Rainbow and Star Trek: Next Generation star will be focused on the Kids@Play conference track at CES, including a panel discussion.

Chef Kerry Simon
Chef Kerry Simon

Celebrity "Rock n' Roll" Chef Kerry Simon, who happens to work in Vegas, will be treating the press to a fancy feast. He’ll be promoting the techiest of all gear at CES: Grills.

NFL player Reed Doughty
NFL player Reed Doughty

The Washington Redskins safety will discuss his experience with hearing loss and will be pitching for Siemens and its hearing products.