June 27, 2007 12:08 AM by Joe Blackmon
The nationwide search for America’s next big invention continues with
open casting calls in Chicago and New York. Viewers will witness
inventors pitching their ideas and products to the panel of expert
judges to see if their dreams will be realized. Highlights include a
revolutionary bathroom discovery, a nine-year-old girl who hopes her
invention will have the judges dancing in the street, an elementary
school teacher who has created a device to enhance the way couples
watch television together, and a Chicago native who promises to
revolutionize the world of roller skating. The panel will weigh their
decisions as they choose one finalist from each city to continue to the
next level, on "American Inventor," WEDNESDAY, JUNE 27 (9:00-10:00
p.m., ET), on the ABC Television Network.
"American Inventor’s" panel of expert judges are Businessman/former heavyweight champion/ordained minister George Foreman, British tycoon Peter Jones, entrepreneur Pat Croce and Spanx creator Sara Blakely. Nick Smith hosts.
"American Inventor" is produced by FremantleMedia North America, Simon Cowell’s Syco Television and Peter Jones TV Ltd. Simon Cowell, Cecile Frot-Coutaz, Siobhan Greene, Peter Jones and Clay Newbill are executive producers. Dug James and Tabitha Hansen are co-executive producers.