Million Dollar Genius

Million Dollar Genius

  • 2016
  • 1 Season
  • 8.5  (6)

Million Dollar Genius reveals the incredible true stories of ordinary people who, through hard work and perseverance, transformed their ideas into wildly successful products.

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Bottoms Up
10. Bottoms Up
April 29, 2016
Josh Springer was a guy who loved beer but hated waiting for the pitcher or glass to fill up. He knew there had to be a faster way and invented Bottom's Up a dispenser.
The Wheel Deal
9. The Wheel Deal
April 28, 2016
Bob Plath, a veteran airline pilot, invented the first carry-on bag with wheels; Travis Perry invented a device that would simplify how to learn to play Guitar; Mike Miller invented a fork and knife combo called a Knork.
Grilling Genius
8. Grilling Genius
April 29, 2016
The man who invented the George Foreman Grill; Patrick Buckley creates an old-fashioned iPad case that looks just like a book and names it the DODOcase.
Bigger is Better
7. Bigger is Better
April 1, 2016
Rico Elmore was a car salesman who could never find sunglasses wide enough to fit his head. He decided to create large sized glasses and named them Fatheadz. Roni Di Lullo had a successful career as a software engineer when she discovered something about her dog while playing catch. He was squinting in the bright sun and missing the Frisbee she was tossing.
Donut Destiny
6. Donut Destiny
March 25, 2016
This episode features four amazing stories: Dominique Ansel who created the Cronut, Seth Tibbott who developed the Tofurkey, Rick Pescovitz who invented a pop-up shelter, and Mary Ellen Sheets who built the moving company, Two Men and Truck.
All Tied Up
5. All Tied Up
March 18, 2016
Featuring Ryan Grepper, the inventor of the ultimate cooler, Dan Martinson who created the Gear Ties, and David Hon who designed a folding bicycle.
Couch Potato King
4. Couch Potato King
March 11, 2016
This episode features: Michael Berardi a producer, who makes infomercials for inventors selling their products.
Selfie Made Man
3. Selfie Made Man
March 4, 2016
Wayne Fromm is an avid photographer who creates the world's first "selfie stick," also known as the Quik Pod. David Weck is a struggling actor who creates a piece of exercise equipment known as the BOSU Ball in his father's garage, and goes on to sell it to some of the biggest sports organizations in the world.
Barbecue Bonanza
2. Barbecue Bonanza
February 26, 2016
Ethan Woods is a New York real estate agent who risks his life savings when he invents the world's first barbeque grill cleaning robot the Grillbot.
Too Hot To Handle
1. Too Hot To Handle
February 19, 2016
Million Dollar Genius is the series that tells the true stories of people, just like you, who have turned their flashes of genius into big money. This episode features a failing real estate agent who invents a cardboard sleeve for hot coffee cups, a high school dropout who builds a better whistle, and a guy who is losing his hair that comes up with the perfect head razor for men.

Million Dollar Genius reveals the incredible true stories of ordinary people who, through hard work and perseverance, transformed their ideas into wildly successful products.Million Dollar Genius is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (10 episodes). The series first aired on February 19, 2016.

Million Dollar Genius is available for streaming on the History website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Million Dollar Genius on demand at Amazon, Vudu, Kanopy, Google Play, Hoopla and Apple TV.

  • Premiere Date
    February 19, 2016
  • IMDB Rating
    8.5  (6)