Which aspiring businessman would not want to get a good sponsorship and a decent start-up capital to begin one’s own businesses? For some enterprising and talented people to implement this idea quite long time ago ABC television channel presented the show Shark Tank, the aim of which is to help to start a business and to give recommendations from experienced people in the business when a person really needs and wants this help. Since 2009 it has been released for 8 seasons of the series, and now the main question that worries the public and especially fans of the project, is as follows: will Shark Tank come back for season 9? Release Date of the coming renewed program is still unknown as the authors haven’t made official announcements concerning the new episode and the ninth season premiere. But according to finale news, the series has good chances for return in 2017.
Creators and Authors
The first new season start took place back in 2009, on August 9. By today 8 full seasons have been shown, and the latest eighth part contained 11 episodes, the last of which was presented on December 9, 2016.
The author of the idea of the show is Mark Burnett, who borrowed the format from one more popular project Dragons’ Den oriented on Japanese public.
A great part of work is carried out by professional executive producers developing the series and responsible for its all previous air dates. This crew includes such outstanding filmmakers as:
- Yun Lingner;
- Philip Gurin;
- Clay Newbill;
- David Eilenberg;
- Brandon Wallace and others.
The main distributors of Shark Tank are two famous and series companies: Sony Pictures Television and MGM Worldwide Television. The channel which is sure to present the next season air date on TV is ABC.
The cast of the show are ambitious people eager to get sponsorship from experienced businessmen, the so-called "sharks". Of course, these known in the business sector people are not willing to invest money into the first draft, they point newcomers to the shortcomings and weaknesses in their plans, and some of the judges behave gently and quietly, while others harshly repress any attempts to get capital for something unreasonable. This is the interest in the program – to watch as talented people do everything to be noticed and appreciated, and popular "sharks" do their best to spend the money on something really worthwhile.
Prospects for Continuation and Viewers’ Recognition
It hasn’t been mentioned by the creators when new season release date is going to be presented, but looking at the series popularity and rating (7.5/10 on IMDB) one can say with sure that the show must go on. Shark Tank has gained various critics’ positive reviews; it has got many awards proving that the project is highly appreciated by the viewers. Stay tuned to get the next season schedule and know al the secrets and facts of an upcoming premiere.