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What To Expect from Ink Master Season 9

Ink Master: Shop Wars just premiered on Spike. This ninth season competition promises fiercer than ever before battles as shops from hometowns all over America compete for the new title Master Shop, a feature article in Inked, and a huge $200,000 grand prize. The prize money alone has doubled since last season, and the coveted title is sure to bring distinction to the shop which wins it. This new season features pairs of artists from shops all over America. They will represent their hometown shops in teams of two, rather than as single artists. Its the first time in the   ...Read More... http://www.tvovermind.com/tv-news/expect-ink-master-season-9

Ink Master Renewed For Season 10 At Spike

Ahead of its Season 9 summer premiere, Spike TV has renewed its hit tattoo-competition series Ink Master for a 10th season and given the green light to a female-focused special, Ink Master Angels . Ink Master has received a 16-episode order and will go into production later this year for premiere on the rebranded Paramount Network in 2018. The hourlong special Ink Master Angels will feature four of Season 8's top female competitors Ryan Ashley, Kelly Doty, Nikki Simpson ...Read More.... http://deadline.com/2017/03/ink-master-renewed-season-10-spike-1202049951/

Ink Master: 10 Secrets the Show Doesn’t Tell You

Ink Master is a reality TV show on SPIKE. It premiered in 2012, and it features competitions where tattoo artists attempt a variety of challenges and are judged on their efforts. The show runs for a season, with contestants eliminated each week. The winner is awarded $100,000 and the Ink Master title. The show’s judges and guest judges are the best artists in the business and tattoo experts. The regular judges include Dave Navarro, rock musician, and tattoo artists Oliver Peck and Chris Núñez. Núñez owns Handcrafted Tattoo and Art Gallery in Miami, Florida. Peck is a co-owner of the Elm Street Tattoo in Dallas, Texas; True Tattoo in Hollywood, California; and he holds a spot in the Guinness Book of World Records for tattooing 415 number 13 tattoos within 24 hours. Navarro is a rock musician and actor. He is known primarily for his membership in Jane’s Addiction, and for his role as host of Ink Master. READ MORE...

Ink Master: 10 Secrets the Show Doesnt Tell You

Ink Master is a reality TV show on SPIKE. It premiered in 2012, and it features competitions where tattoo artists attempt a variety of challenges and are judged on their efforts. The show runs for a season, with contestants eliminated each week. The winner is awarded $100,000 and the Ink Master title. The shows judges and guest judges are the best artists in the business and tattoo experts. The regular judges include Dave Navarro, rock musician, and tattoo artists Oliver Peck and Chris Nez. Nez owns Handcrafted Tattoo and Art Gallery in Miami, Florida. http://www.tvovermind.com/tv-news/ink-master-10-secrets-show-doesnt-tell?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=ink-master-10-secrets-show-doesnt-tell

Let the Battle Begin on Season Eight of "Ink Master" Premiering Tuesday, August 23 at 10PM ET/PT

This season, judges - and now, mentors - Oliver Peck and Chris Nuez will pick their own teams of tattoo artists as the contestants battle it out in permanent ink for a $100,000 grand prize. ...  Read More... http://www.thefutoncritic.com/news/2016/07/26/let-the-battle-begin-on-season-eight-of-ink-master-premiering-tuesday-august-23-at-10pm-et-pt-706211/20160726spiketv01/

Ink Master Contestant Tyler Nolan Arrested on Drug, Gun Charges in Florida

Former Ink Master contestant Tyler Nolan was arrested in Florida on Monday on gun and drug possession charges. Nolan was stopped while driving by Cocoa Beach police on Monday. Upon approaching the car, the officers smelled marijuana, which prompted a search, per TMZ. Upon searching the car, officers found two bags of marijuana, six pills of ecstasy, and less than a gram of cocaine. They also found three firearms, including a shotgun and 900 rounds of ammo.   Read More... http://www.thewrap.com/ink-master-contestant-tyler-nolan-arrested-on-drug-gun-charges/

Ink Master Winner Scott Marshall Died of Heroin Overdose

  Almost two months after Scott Marshall passed away, the DuPage County medical examiner's office has determined that a heroin overdose was behind Ink Master winner's death, The Wrap reports. Marshall died in late October at the age of 41, in an Illinois hotel after not feeling well enough to drive ...   Read More...   http://www.tvguide.com/news/ink-master-scott-marshall-death-heroin-overdose/?rss=breakingnews

Scott Marshall, Ink Master Winner, Dead at 41

Scott Marshall, the winner of Spikes reality competition series Ink Master Season 4, died over the weekend. He was 41. Spike and [the] entire Ink Master family are stunned and saddened by the news of Scotts passing, the network said in a statement. He was a great competitor and talented artist. Our deepest condolences go out to the Marshall family and friends. The tattoo artist beatoutWalter Sausage Frank and Matti Hixson for the $100,000 grand prize. He was also featured in Inked magazine.   Read More... http://www.thewrap.com/scott-marshall-ink-master-winner-dead-at-41/

Season 6 Winner of "Ink Master" Named in Live Season Finale

They took home a cash prize of $100,000, a feature article in the premiere tattoo publication "Inked" and the ultimate bragging rights title of "Ink Master."  Read More... http://www.thefutoncritic.com/news/2015/10/14/season-6-winner-of-ink-master-named-in-live-season-finale-394104/20151014spiketv01/

WGA East Goes After Ink Master Producer Over Sexual Harassment Policy

The WGA East has filed an unfair labor practices charge against Original Media , producer ofreality shows including InkMaster and Swamp People , claiming that the company has failed to disclose its sexual harassment policy. The union had requested a copy of thepolicy in May in preparation for contract negotiations with the company.   Read More... http://deadline.com/2015/07/ink-master-original-media-wga-east-sexual-harassment-policy-1201472396/