Ultimate Hustler

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Ultimate Hustler
Ultimate Hustler title card.jpg
The title card of Ultimate Hustler.
GenreReality television
Written byDatari Turner
Presented byDamon Dash
Country of originUnited States
Original language(s)English
No. of seasons1
No. of episodes10
Executive producer(s)Kenny Hull
Robyn Lattaker-Johnson Datari Turner
Producer(s)Jashod Belcher
Production location(s)New York City, New York, United States
Editor(s)Dan Katz
Andrew Mendelson
Camera setupTrevor Adams
Running time60 minutes
Production company(s)Huck Films
Original releaseOctober 4 –
December 13, 2005 (2005-12-13)
External links

Ultimate Hustler was an American reality show broadcast on Black Entertainment Television created by Datari Turner. The show featured Damon Dash training 16 aspiring entrepreneurs, both men and women, who compete for an executive position to work for Damon Dash.[1] Based on its premise, the show has been described as a hip-hop version of The Apprentice.[2]


The program was first broadcast on October 4, 2005, with the final episode on December 13, 2005, with Brian Rikuda winning the top prize.


  • Jennifer Bayer
  • Christopher C.
  • Matthew McGreevy
  • Laurence Chandler
  • Tichanda Daniels
  • Shola Adisa-Farrar
  • Ray Freeman
  • Kwame Gates
  • Jermel H., a.k.a. "Sharp"
  • Will L.
  • Brian Rikuda (Winner)
  • Dashawn Taylor
  • Kira Vince
  • Dominic Sauer
  • Alphonzo Terrell
  • Ashley Williams
  • Tarisha Brown, a.k.a. "Seven"


  1. ^ TV.com. "Ultimate Hustler". TV.com. Retrieved 2017-02-01.
  2. ^ "Packers.com | News | Stories | August 17, 2006: Mayes Goes From Sure-Handed Receiver To Filmmaker". Retrieved 2017-02-01.