'Princesses,' premieres and more reality TV news
"PRINCESSES" Amanda Bertoncini takes Chanel Omari for a night out. Erica Gimbel meets her boyfriend Rob, who's upset about her drinking and flirtatiousness. All the women but Erica go to Chanel's for bagels and lox, and volunteer Casey Cohen to intervene with Erica's alcohol issue. Amanda meets with Ilton, the creative director for her company, Drink Hanky, and later they and their friend Eleca do a photo shoot. Joey Lauren has a meeting with Charlie Walk, president of the marketing company Jwalk, about her startup company Kissamint; later she goes boating with her demanding dad, Larry. Casey helps Ashlee White buy shoes, and Ashlee goes on a dinner date. Casey and Chanel talk to Erica about her drinking; Erica later commiserates with her mom, Cheryl, who finds Casey "uptight."
"SHARK" TISCH Steve Tisch, chairman and executive vice president of the New York Giants, will join the panel of "Shark Tank" investors when that show returns for season five this fall, ABC said. Also being added: John Paul DeJoria, a co-founder of the Paul Mitchell line of hair products and The Patrón Spirits Company.
PREMIERES That athletic competition, "American Ninja Warrior," hosted by Matt Iseman and former NFL pro Akbar Gbaja Biamila, returns for season two tonight at 8 p.m... Then, at 10 p.m., Bravo premieres "Below Deck," about the young crew of a massive luxury chartered yacht... Friday at 9 p.m., Discovery introduces a purportedly outlaw Florida biker gang in the new "Warlocks Rising"... and two entrepreneurs compete each episode for the chance to open a mall eatery with a year's free rent in Food Network's new "Food Court Wars," Sunday at 8 p.m.
RECAPS Bryden Vukasin quit, and both Mikey Tenerelli and Ben Scott were eliminated on "The Bachelorette"... for a second week, no one was cut from "Hell's Kitchen"... Effie Sahihi made her final dish on "The American Baking Competition"... and Lovely Jackson will not be the next "Food Network Star."