Shark Tank, the critically acclaimed and multi-Emmy® Award-winning reality show that has reinvigorated entrepreneurship in America, returns to ABC for its ninth season. The Sharks – tough, self-made, multi-millionaire 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.
Ashton Kutcher is a Guest Shark; High-tech wearables and an identity theft solution.
Hummus with a twist; eyelash extension business; edible cups; a solution for forgotten passwords.
Guest shark Troy Carter; a sock-of-the-month club; wooden bow ties, lapel accessories and fedoras; a valet and garage parking app; a balm that stops eyeglasses from slipping; an update on some of Kevin O'Leary's previous deals.
Pitches include a device that simplifies potty training, and a mashup of brownies and cookies.
The Sharks start bidding more than the asking price for a product; a pitch prompts a harsh brush-off; managing excess Halloween candy with a children's book and gifts; premium beef jerky; a mirror designed to build self-esteem.
Former Google executive Chris Sacca is a Guest Shark; two sisters pitch a tech education business.
Jimmy Kimmel and Guillermo Rodriguez return; low-calorie ice cream; edible soaps and lotions.
An entrepreneur from Florida presents a new recreational sport; two brothers design a fashion brand.
An entrepreneur utilizes a unique labor force; a grown-up version of a childhood toy; beauty innovations; an update on Happy Feet.
Animated glow balls and synchronized musical trees; whimsical knit hats with detachable masks.
Equipment for people who want to run a crane or crush a car; a protein-filled pancake mix; a Secret Service agent's fashion solution.
Dual-use breath freshener; functional placemat for children; subscription service for ugly produce.
Chris Sacca returns; a device for babies and their parents; easing the pain of paying for college.
A college student who earned a perfect score on the SATs wants to help others increase their scores.
Military members and veterans present products, including handbags made of upcycled materials.
A smart plate with food-recognition technology; a sweetener that tastes like honey.
A teenage environmentalist has the answer to plastic bottles; exercise playlists; Signal Vault.
A product to ease back pain; a cool way to reduce inflammation; a high-tech bike lock.
A motion-activated LED light that attaches to toilet bowls; an alternative to traditional beer.
A product that keeps beer cold longer; a new twist to the vending machine; pet-safe bug repellents.
A cure for cellphone addiction; a toy that educates children; accessories for pets; smart tool box.
A man has a new way to check a pet's health; couple want a deal for their hand-held surfing boards.
A tasty improvement on the ice cream cone; a stroller with an athletic twist; child products.
All-in-one early education solution; fashion networking mobile app; umbrella entrepreneurs.
Sleep-away camp for adults; a 15-year-old who created better equipment for her favorite sport.