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American Inventor was a reality television series based on a competition to be named America's best inventor. It was conceived by UK entrepreneur Peter Jones, who appears on the British version of the somewhat similar programme Dragons' Den, a format originated in Japan where it is owned by Sony. It was produced by Jones alongside Simon Cowell and the producers of American Idol. It premiered on ABC on March 16, 2006. It was organized as a competition between the various Inventors resulting in one overall winner.
- begun on and completed on (8 years ago)
- 19 episodes of 60 minutes each, in 2 seasons
- country: United States of America
- created by Peter Jones
- regular cast:
- genres: Reality television, Game show
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