‘Bar Rescue’ Rescuer Jon Taffer Inks First-Look Deal With Spike TV

Jon Taffer, the star of Spike TV’s hit original series Bar Rescue, has signed a first-look deal with the cable network to develop more content. The deal comes during the middle of Season 4 of the series, which follows the business-turnaround specialist using tough love to revamp failing bars around the country. Season 3 averaged 1.8 million viewers.