'America's Big Deal' Full Cast List: Meet Scott Evans, Joy Mangano from reality show
Viewers can tune into a shoppable live competition series to decide the fate of inventors on 'America's Big Deal' only on the USA Network
USA Network is coming out with an interesting new reality competition and it certainly got our attention. 'America's Big Deal' is set to give the public the chance to vote for their favorite products they'd like to see on shelves in order to make life easier while also fulfilling the dreams of entrepreneurs from across the country.
According to USA Network, 'America’s Big Deal' is a first-of-its-kind, live, and shoppable competition series that invites entrepreneurs from across the country to sell their ready-made products on-air to home viewers in real-time through One Platform Commerce @ NBCU. Each week entrepreneurs will take the stage for a bold and innovative product pitch and the person with the highest dollar sales at the end of the night will win the chance to strike a life-changing deal with one of the show’s retail giants. The show has a mission to lift up America’s greatest small businesses and inventors. Meet the cast of 'Americas Big Deal'
Scott Evans - Host
Scott Evans was born in New Jersey. He was raised in Indianapolis, Indiana. Stacy Paetz, National Sports Television Host and Reporter, got Evans into the television business when he was only seven years old. Paetz saw his gift and paved the way for his entrance to stardom. He is a journalist and television personality best known for his role on Access Hollywood. Formerly, Scott anchored 'Channel One News', a national CBS news broadcast. Earlier in his career, he performed as the on-court host for the NBA's Indiana Pacers and WNBA's Indiana Fever. He also joined the NBC show 'World of Dance' as the host for the third and fourth seasons. In recent times he received attention on Twitter after an interview with the global pop group 'BTS' when fans loved their interactions showering him with love for conducting a good interview. He will be the host of 'America's Big Deal'.
Joy Mangano is an American inventor and entrepreneur. Mangano was born in Brooklyn and raised in Huntington, New York, and began inventing at an early age. In 1990 after getting frustrated with ordinary mops, Mangano developed her first invention, the Miracle Mop, a self-wringing plastic mop, and later sold 1,000 units on consignment to QVC. She later sold 'Ingenious Designs' to USA Networks, the parent company of the HSN, in 1999 and by 2000, the company was selling $10 million worth of Miracle Mops per year. Her other best-selling inventions include Huggable Hangers, Forever Fragrant, Clothes It All Luggage System, Performance Platforms, and Shades Readers. Mangano is a named inventor of 71 patent families and 126 distinct patent publications for her inventions. Mangano released her autobiography, 'Inventing Joy', in 2017 with the 2015 film Joy loosely being based on her life. She will appear on 'America's Big Deal' as the creator and executive producer.
'America's Big Deal' will premiere live on October 14, Thursday at 9 pm ET/8 pm CT