I love watching Shark Tank for its mini-infomercials about products I sometimes buy, as gifts or for myself. But one of those products has infected neighborhoods across the country: Amazon’s Ring, which was pitched on Shark Tank by Jamie Siminoff as DoorBot.
ABC, Fox, and Bravo are moving forward with plans to film reality shows in person despite the risks, though they are making some changes to Shark Tank, The Masked Singer, and The Real Housewives of New York City.
Lori Greiner has apparently opened her own Chocolate Factory and Kevin O’Leary is now a food YouTuber. Also, there was some unexpected breaking news.
Bachelor Chris Soules reached a plea deal over a crash that killed a man, while police are investigating a boat crash that killed two people and involved Shark Tank star Kevin O’Leary’s boat.
For a behind-the-scenes look at America’s Next Top Model all-stars winner Lisa D’Amato’s pitch of Dare-U-Go! on Shark Tank, read what Lisa’s secret co-founder had to say.
Firefighter Keith Young died from 9/11-related cancer before he could pitch Cup Board Pro on Shark Tank. Immediately after his kids Kaley, Keira, and Christian got an investment from all five sharks, it sold out.
Good news: You can easily buy products from Shark Tank. Bad news: Shark Tank’s ratings are way down.
ABC hasn’t announced anything, but Lori Greiner tweeted the show has been renewed—and it is also currently casting.
You can download a free excerpt of Daymond’s new book from his web site.
An interview with executive producer Clay Newbill, who says the sharks wanted to change seats.
Shark Tank was move from Fridays and used as a magnet to draw reality viewers to Sunday nights, and now we know why: American Idol will take over the show’s Sunday timeslot in March.
Shark Tank season nine’s third episode, number 906, ended with a title card that said, “In loving memory of Iain Anderson.” Iain was the show’s accountant, and he died Sept. 10 from mesothelioma.
A show in its ninth season is a show in its ninth season; the format and formula are well-established and its audience, too, and it’s unlikely to morph into something brand new. The challenge is to stay fresh and interesting… continue reading
ABC has made a major change to one of its reality series, moving Shark Tank to a new night, and is also adding two new spin-off series.
For the first time in its history, Shark Tank will have five guest sharks during one season. Season nine will swap in five new guest investors.