Series will focus on women selling new products
TLC is teaming with HSN for reality skein “Homemade Millionaire,” where women will vie to pitch their homemade wares on the shopping network and online.Produced by Kelly Ripa and Mark Consuelos’ Milojo Prods., six-part series will premiere Nov. 19. Each hourlong episode will focus on different women and their journeys in trying to get their homemade products in front of millions of HSN viewers. Ripa will act as a permanent judge, along with HSN execs Jennifer Cotter and Chris Nicola, who will offer their opinions on the value of each product and whether it can become a big seller. Guest judges will offer their expertise in the fields of home, beauty, food and fashion. Those already attached include chef Emeril Lagasse, fashion designer Diane Gilman, menswear designer Jeffrey Bank and Jennifer Flavin-Stallone, co-founder of Serious Skin Care cosmetics. Ripa, Consuelos and Nina L. Diaz are exec producers.