Imagine a family feud where a son is fired from his father’s company, the son starts a new company, don’t speak to one another and are battling each other in court over a nasty lawsuit.
And then to have it on television for the world to see.
That’s what you get with American Chopper: Senior Vs. Junior, a new reality show on TLC which premiered last night.
Paul Teutul Sr., Paul Teutul Jr. and Mikey Teutul all starred together on the hit series “American Chopper” and are picking up where they left on in this new series spin-off.
Fired from his father’s company, the new show highlights Paul Teutul Jr. who strikes it out on his own with Paul Jr. Designs.
He tries to establish himself in the business of motorcycle designing like his father’s Orange County Choppers, going in direct competition with him. At the same time, a lawsuit has Paul Teutul Sr. trying to buy out Paul Teutul Jr’s share of Sr.’s company.
As the show progresses, viewers will undoubtedly get caught up in the father vs. son drama. We’ll see the Teutuls battling it out to see whose shop can create the best custom bikes, with a lot of father-son competition and rivalry.