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THE SHARKS DIVIDE ALONG GENDER LINES
WHEN BATTLING OVER ENTREPRENEURS
"Episode 519" - It begins as a typical fast-paced episode of America's favorite Friday night viewing, but by the end of the hour, it's a take-no-prisoners battle of the men versus the women�who will prevail with a deal? Barbara Corcoran and Lori Greiner team up to battle it out against Robert Herjavec, Mark Cuban and Kevin O'Leary over a particularly enticing product. An entrepreneur from Louisville, KY has whimsical plush slippers he claims feels like pillows on your feet; inventors from Sacramento, CA show off their dynamic signage for business owners who don't want to hire human sign holders; two women from Macon, GA have created trousers and leggings that give instant, built-in uplift to one's derriere; a Dallas-based foodie wants to make his mark with his boldly-flavored line of nuts for snacking, and an update on CordaRoys, a line of beanbag furniture that has skyrocketed in sales since Lori Greiner invested last season, on "Shark Tank," THURSDAY, APRIL 10 (8:00-9:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
The Sharks in this episode of "Shark Tank" are Mark Cuban, Lori Greiner, Barbara Corcoran, Robert Herjavec and Kevin O'Leary.
"Shark Tank" is broadcast in 720 Progressive (720P), ABC's selected HDTV format with stereo sound. This program carries a TV-PG parental guideline.
For more information on "Shark Tank," visit ABC.com.
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ADDITIONAL NOTES: renewed through the 2015-16 season (the show's seventh) on 5/7/15
DESCRIPTION: (from ABC's press release, May 2015) "Shark Tank," the critically acclaimed reality show that has reinvigorated entrepreneurship in America, has also become a culturally defining series. The recipient of the 2014 Emmy Award for Outstanding Structured Reality Program, the business-themed show returns for a seventh season this fall. Winning the night on nearly every original telecast this season, "Shark Tank" is the No. 1 TV series on Friday in Adults 18-49. The Sharks - tough, self-made, multimillionaire and billionaire tycoons - continue their search to invest in the best businesses and products that America has to offer. The Sharks will once again give people from all walks of life the chance to chase the American dream, and potentially secure business deals that could make them millionaires. The Sharks are: billionaire Mark Cuban, owner and chairman of AXS TV and outspoken owner of the 2011 NBA champion Dallas Mavericks; real estate mogul Barbara Corcoran; "Queen of QVC" Lori Greiner; technology innovator Robert Herjavec; fashion and branding expert Daymond John; and venture capitalist Kevin O'Leary. Mark Burnett, Clay Newbill and Phil Gurin are the executive producers of "Shark Tank," which is based on the Japanese "Dragons' Den" format created by Nippon Television Network Corporation. The series is produced by United Artists Media Group in association with Sony Pictures Television.