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Sara Blakely

Throughout history, inventors have found inspiration from the strangest places. For Spanx founder and owner Sara Blakely, the inspiration came from VPL (visible panty lines) and uncomfortable thongs. A frustrated consumer-turned- entrepreneur, Sara invented footless pantyhose, created a national brand and led a shapewear revolution. Obsessed with ... See full bio »

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American Inventor
American Inventor Herself - Judge
Good Intentions
Good Intentions Herself
The Rebel Billionaire: Branson's Quest for the Best
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Free Radio Herself


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 2015 American Masters (TV Series documentary)
- The Women's List (2015) ... Herself
 2013 60 Minutes (TV Series documentary)
Herself - Entrepreneur (segment "The Giving Pledge")
- Gitmo/The Giving Pledge/The Recyclers (2013) ... Herself - Entrepreneur (segment "The Giving Pledge")
 2013 CBS This Morning (TV Series)
Herself - Guest
- Episode #2.136 (2013) ... Herself - Guest
 2013 Today (TV Series)
Herself - Guest
- Episode dated 2 January 2013 (2013) ... Herself - Guest
 2010/I Good Intentions
 2008 Free Radio (TV Series)
- Lance Gets a Billboard (2008) ... Herself
 2007 The View (TV Series)
- Episode dated 30 May 2007 (2007) ... Herself
 2007 American Inventor (TV Series)
Herself - Judge
- Episode #2.8 (2007) ... Herself - Judge
- Episode #2.7 (2007) ... Herself - Judge
- Episode #2.6 (2007) ... Herself - Judge
- Episode #2.5 (2007) ... Herself - Judge
- Episode #2.4 (2007) ... Herself - Judge
 2004-2005 The Rebel Billionaire: Branson's Quest for the Best (TV Series)
Herself / Herself - Contestant
- Necker Island Finale (2005) ... Herself
- Miami (2005) ... Herself
- Episode #1.12 (2004) ... Herself - Contestant
- Zimbabwe (2004) ... Herself
- Victoria Falls (2004) ... Herself
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 2014-2016 60 Minutes (TV Series documentary)
Herself - Entrepreneur (segment "The Giving Pledge")
- Make-A-Wish/The Health Wagon/The Giving Pledge (2016) ... Herself - Entrepreneur (segment "The Giving Pledge")
- The Giving Pledge/Rescue/The Greatest Show on Earth (2014) ... Herself - Entrepreneur (segment "The Giving Pledge")
 2014 America's Book of Secrets (TV Series)
- The Billionaire Agenda (2014) ... Herself

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