Shark Tank is a show that airs on Sony Entertainment Television, it shows entrepreneurs making business presentations to judges also known as sharks, who decide whether to invest in their company. The first season of Shark Tank was a great success in India and has encouraged entrepreneurial and creative minds in India. Since the first season aired on television, the judges of the show or sharks have become household names. The sharks also enjoy the support and attention they get because of the show. With the success of the first season, Shark Tank premiered its second season in January 2023.
One of the fans of the show shared AI-generated baby avatars of the sharks through his Instagram Handel. The AI- portraits included baby portraits of all 8 judges from season 1 and season 2. The post had portraits of Ashneer Grover, Anupam Mittal, Peyush Bansal, Aman Gupta, Namita Thapar, Ghazal Alagh, Vineeta Singh, and Amit Jain. The fan who posted the images is a digital artist and goes by the name Shahid , he wanted to show how the judges would look as little kids. Many users used the post to express how baby sharks would say their famous dialogues.
Baby avatars of the sharks:
Netizens were amazed by the pictures , some appreciated the art and artist through comments like “Baby Namita Ji has my heart”, while some seemed disappointed with post and pointed out the flaws in the art. This post made its way to other new media platforms also and it reached one of the sharks Anupam Mittal and he seemed disappointed with the post. He expressed his disappointment with the post on twitter, he tweeted “Ye kya bana diya bhai. Kyun sata rahe ho? (what have you made, why are you troubling us?),” with a angry face emoji.