Overview

BBC AMERICA announced today that hit UK series Dragons’ Den will air on the network beginning August 3rd at 9/8c.  The seminal Japanese format is a worldwide sensation, inspiring hit series in the UK, US and several other countries around the globe.  In Dragons’ Den, entrepreneurs pitch for investment from the Dragons, five venture capitalists willing to invest their own money in exchange for equity. Across fifteen hour-long episodes this season, three new multi-millionaires are ready to breathe fire into the Den.  Fashion tycoon Touker Suleyman, serial restauranteur Sarah Willingham and online pioneer Nick Jenkins take their seats alongside formidable business giants Deborah Meaden and Peter Jones.

Sarah Barnett, BBC AMERICA President, commented, “There’s a great reason why this franchise is such a global phenomenon: the show has excitement, fun, and a high degree of competitiveness along with the universally shared emotion of cheering for the underdog.    We think Dragons’ Den will be a terrific addition to our line-up at BBCA.”

Seasons 11, 12 and 13 will now be available on BBC AMERICA beginning with the premiere of Season 13 on August 3rd.

Dragons’ Den is distributed by Sony Entertainment.

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Episode Guide

Episode One

In tonight’s episode an online property businessman feels the wrath of the Dragons, then a yoga instructor tries to bring some much needed Zen into the Den. Will any of the entrepreneurs manage to secure some of the Dragons’ cash?

Episode Two

In this episode, a former city accountant enters the Den with an entourage of dancers as she tries to win over the Dragons with her Nigerian-inspired snacks; then a businessman from Sheffield pitches a lid for a cement mixer. Will any of the entrepreneurs impress enough to secure a deal?

Episode Three

A duo uses their cheeky charm to convince the Dragons to invest in their solution for tidying TV cables. Meanwhile, the male Dragons try out some muscle-enhancing clothing. Will anyone walk away with a deal, or will the curtain come down on the entrepreneurs’ investment hopes?

Episode Four

It’s crunch time when a man from Liverpool enters the Den with his chips business; then, an ecologist demonstrates his germ-fighting gadget. Will any of the entrepreneurs be able to entice the Dragons and secure that all-important investment?

Episode Five

It’s crunch time when a man from Liverpool enters the Den with his chips business; then, an ecologist demonstrates his germ-fighting gadget. Will any of the entrepreneurs be able to entice the Dragons and secure that all-important investment?

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