This spring, tune in every week for a new reality TV challenge where teams of makers invent game-changing technology all for a chance at \$1 million prize.
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Runtime: 60 minutes
America's Greatest Makers - America's Greatest Makers - Netflix
America's Greatest Makers was a reality TV show that aired in 2016 on TBS. Twenty-four teams of Makers competed for a $1 million prize and the judging panel consisted of Intel CEO Brian Krzanich, Kevin Pereira, and Carol Roth. It was produced by Emmy-award winning producer Mark Burnett and MGM Television. Guest judges included: Kenny Smith, Mayim Bialik, Shaquille O'Neal, Massimo Banzi and Mike Rowe. The show also had an in-depth second screen presence on their website with video segments hosted by Cara Santa Maria and guest correspondent Chris Hardwick of Nerdist. The show included 24 teams with 8 mentors. Three of them were mechanical/hardware mentors for these teams: Shallu Bhalla, Greg Spilman and Norvin Cuentas.
America's Greatest Makers - Episode 1 - Netflix
The series premiere aired on April 5, 2016 on TBS. It aired at 9 pm PDT/EDT (8pm Central). The episode was Part 1 of 2, featuring 12 teams of makers as they presented their inventions to the judges and guest judge Kenny Smith. Of the 12 teams, 4 were eliminated leaving 7 spots open for the next 12 teams that would present their inventions in Episode 2.