KNOXVILLE (WATE) – Whether you have a fantastic idea, are a start up or already operating successfully and looking to expand, if you feel you have a lucrative business or product and could use financial backing, then Shark Tank is just the show for you.
Shark Tank has an open call at 9:00 a.m. at the Standard on 416 West Jackson Avenue. Wristbands will be distributed from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Interviews begin at 10:00 a.m.
Only the first 500 applicants are guaranteed to be seen. The casting team recommends arriving early to secure a wristband.
Entrepreneurs will be given the opportunity to do a one minute pitch of their business, product or idea to a member of the casting team. To apply, entrepreneurs must complete an application packet and have it during the open call. Shark Tank said the application needs to be completed in advance because it may require advanced preparation.
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All open calls are open to the general public. Employees, agents and affiliates of Disney/ABC, Sony, One Three Entertainment, US Cellular are not eligible to participate.
For more information on the open casting call visit: sharktankopencall.com.
If you couldn’t make it to the open call, you can still apply online at ABC.com.