Discovery’s Shark Week 2018 will revisit its 2013 Megalodon lie, and also have Naked and Afraid- and Shark Tank-themed specials. First up, though, is Shark Fest on NatGeo WILD.
Reality show reviews and news for Discovery Channel reality TV and documentaries.
The show is a new Discovery channel survival reality series, not a competitor to American Ninja Warrior.
Discovery’s networks will produce 8,000 hours of original TV this year. Here’s how that breaks down for six of its channels.
A preview of the Homestead Rescue season 3 episode 1 premiere, “The Bears and the Bees.” On the Discovery Channel show, Marty, Misty, and Matt Raney help struggling homesteaders.
The Discovery Channel is resurrecting American Chopper, the series following motorcycle builders Paul Teutul Sr. and Paul Teutul Jr. The new series will air early next year and will follow the Tetuls as they “set out reclaim their preeminent bike brands and hopefully rebuild some sort of relationship,” according to the network. The original series was… continue reading
A family that’s lived on an off-grid homestead in rural Alaska for 80 years will be live on television every Sunday night, during each new episode.
An interview with First in Human director and Discovery Channel executive John Hoffman, who says the NIH’s Building 10 represents “government at its best.”
On Darkness, which is yet another twist on the survival show genre, three participants enter a pitch-black space in separate locations. They have six days to find each other and exit out the other side. In the first episode—which airs tonight at 10 on Discovery as a “sneak peak” of the new series (another episode airs… continue reading
The schedules—and hilarious promos—for Discovery’s Shark Week and NatGeo WILD’s Shark Fest, which are both airing at the same time this year.
A review of Discovery Channel’s Taking Fire, which takes us into combat in Afghanistan through first-person footage. The result is stunning and brutal.
An interview with Marty Raney about his Discovery Channel show Homestead Rescue, which he says is authentic. One couple featured, however, was not happy.
The Discovery Channel’s Shark Week returns Sunday for its 28th year, and now its second year in a row of focusing on entertaining with truth rather than fiction. This year’s Shark Week includes 16 specials plus a five-night talk show. Last year under, Discovery’s new leadership course-corrected and abandoned fake documentaries, resulting in Shark Week’s highest ratings ever. The most vocal… continue reading
American Tarzan, Discovery’s new competition reality series, sends seven men and women onto an island to tackle challenges produced by nature itself.
The Dual Survival season 8 cast has major changes: it’s kept Grady Powell for some episodes, but also added a pair from Naked and Afraid.
Shark Week 2016 dates have been announced, and the Discovery Channel also released a new and very weird trailer for the week-long event.