Discovery Channel explores the high adrenaline, “cat and mouse” world of airplane repossession.
ALASKA: THE LAST FRONTIER, back for its second season on Tuesday, October 2nd at 9pm ET/PT, catches viewer up with the Kilcher family and their isolated community outside Homer, Alaska.
Discovery Channel and award-winning actor/director Robert Redford present ALL THE PRESIDENT'S MEN REVISITED, a landmark television event looking back at Watergate - the original game changer of American politics.
Amish Mafia, a new Discovery Channel series, will provide the first-ever look at the small and tightly-knit group of men who protect and maintain peace and order within the Amish community in Lancaster, PA.
In Discovery Channel’s APOCALYPSE PREPPERS viewers will learn about the mind-boggling ways that preppers are gearing up for all hell to break loose, by developing unique ways to sustain their lives when the world begins to crumble.
Paul Brown and his intrepid Gallery 63 crew are back for season four of AUCTION KINGS kicking off on Thursday, Feb. 21 at 9PM ET/PT
There is a modern day oil boom hitting the hills of south central Kentucky on Discovery Channel’s BACKYARD OIL premiering Tuesday, April 23 at 10 PM ET/PT
Survival expert and outdoor adventurer Bear Grylls returns to Discovery Channel in the all-new series BEAR GRYLLS: ESCAPE FROM HELL. The six-part series will kick off with a special premiere at 10PM ET/PT on November 11 before moving to its regular time slot of Wednesdays at 10PM/ET starting November 13.
The summer dredging season is in full swing and a modern day gold rush hits Nome, Alaska, as fortune seekers from all walks of life race for the gold. The real challenge is finding it - deep at the bottom of the frigid and unpredictable Bering Sea.
The ambitious fortune seekers of Nome, Alaska, are back at it again. It is winter in Nome, Alaska, and nothing will stop them from searching for gold – even if it’s located at the bottom of the Bering Sea beneath four feet thick sheets of ice.
Who will become America’s next great innovator? Discovery’s THE BIG BRAIN THEORY: PURE GENIUS is looking for the next great technological mind that could change the future. Hosted by Kal Penn, the eight-week series premieres Wednesday, May 1 at 10 PM E/P.
Discovery Channel’s BLADE BROTHERS introduces viewers to Todd Begg – a knife-making legend with twenty years of experience turning slabs of steel into five-figure collectables. BLADE BROTHERS will consist of two 30-minute episodes premiering back-to-back on Friday, April 19 at 10PM ET/PT.
Discovery channel introduces the Cutter's - a blue collar, Midwestern family determined to keep their oil company alive amidst Ohio's aggressive oil boom in the new series BLOOD AND OIL premiering Tuesday, June 18 at 10 PM ET/PT.
Science Channel and Discovery Channel will simulcast Science Channel’s first scripted feature film, THE CHALLENGER DISASTER, starring Academy-Award winning actor William Hurt as Nobel Prize-winning scientist Dr. Richard Feynman.
From the visionary mind of Discovery's founder John Hendricks comes an unprecedented series that brings the ‘I wonder?’ moment to television.
The veteran captains of DEADLIEST CATCH are back and this season the young deckhands and skippers plan to give them a run for their bounty. From Thom Beers’ Original Productions, the multiple Emmy Award-winning DEADLIEST CATCH returns for its ninth season at 9 PM E/P, Tuesday, April 16 on Discovery Channel.
It's a bike club. It's a brotherhood. For the first time Discovery goes inside the world of motorcycle clubs with the members of San Diego's Laffing Devils.
Discovery's 2013-14 slate is highlighted by major live events such as WALLENDA LIVE, significant history and natural history programs HIDDEN KINGDOM and SURVIVAL, bold new series such as BIG BRAIN THEORY: PURE GENIUS and favorite returning series that include DEADLIEST CATCH, GOLD RUSH, AMISH MAFIA, and MOONSHINERS.
Benton County, Tennessee is home to the country’s richest supply of mother of pearl. Here, a fiercely independent breed of divers carries on a tradition of risking their lives to harvest valuable mussel shells. It’s a competitive, high-risk, high-reward business and these guys wouldn’t dream of doing anything else.
DOOMSDAY BUNKERS pulls back the curtain on advanced and secretive underground bunkers -- impenetrable safety zones - that feature the ultimate in security, comfort, and cutting edge design and technology.
The ultimate survival game, DUDE, YOU'RE SCREWED, features five friends – who happen to be a handful of the most elite survivalists in the world - to play the ultimate game. Each week one guy is ambushed by the other four as they monitor his every move in the wild.
A struggling economy has given rise to a new breed of tradesmen who barter for a living. Deep in the Appalachia, these barterers spend their time scouring flea markets and junkyards for items to sell at the auction. The series will take viewers inside this world, where one man’s trash is another man’s treasure.
This season goes into overdrive when Richard sees an opportunity to restore one of the rarest cars in the world, the Ferrari F-40. Start your engines for FAST N’ LOUD on Discovery Channel Monday, June 10 at 9 PM ET/PT.
South Boston, known as Southie to its natives, is one of the toughest neighborhoods in the nation. In Discovery Channel's THE FIGHTERS, gym owner and former fighter Peter Welch enlists the city's top trainers in the fight to revive boxing in Boston.
Discovery Channel is going back in time to follow the story of the California Gold Rush from the very beginning in the four-part documentary mini-series. See how America was transformed, after the chance discovery of gold, from a fledgling nation into one of enormous wealth and power.
GOLD RUSH, Discovery Channel's highest rated series, returns for a fourth season with a two hour season premiere on Friday, Oct. 25 at 9PM ET/PT. The GOLD RUSH pre-show, The Dirt, hosted by series executive producer Christo Doyle, also returns this season on Friday, Oct. 25 at 8PM ET/PT.
GOLD RUSH - SOUTH AMERICA is a limited summer 2013 series that follows the mining crews from Discovery Channel's hit series Gold Rush
Each year hordes of grizzlies come out of hibernation and are thrust together in a life and death frenzy of feeding, fighting and mating. The breathtaking footage, airing on Discovery Channel on Sunday, May 12 from 9pm ET/PT to 11pm ET/PT, will bring viewers closer to the lives of these bears than anyone thought possible
In this 1-hour special, Discovery Channel returns to the scene of the Costa Concordia, a ship that ran aground off the Italian coast in 2012 leaving 32 people dead. Discovery captures the major salvage operation by the elite team of engineers tasked with rotating the massive ship and eventually removing it from the sea
Through newly released materials Discovery Channel explores events surrounding the assassination of President John F. Kennedy
JUNGLE GOLD returns on Discovery Channel Sunday, August 11 at 10 PM ET/PT. The series follows Americans George Wright and Scott Lomu, two hard working men who risk it all to mine for gold and strike it rich in Ghana.
Based on actual events, KLONDIKE tells the story of the last great Gold Rush in history. In 1897 two friends make the perilous journey through North American wilderness to the Klondike boom town Dawson City, "The Paris of the North” where murder, revenge, riches and redemption await.
KODIAK is an authentic story of survival on one of American’s last true frontiers. And when the stakes are high, so can be the rewards. In order to defy the odds and reap the riches of the harshest wilderness in North America, those who inhabit KODIAK must stick together.
Discovery Channel will premiere THE MAKING OF MANDELA, an all-new documentary celebrating the remarkable life of the legendary South African leader Nelson Mandela.
As a filmmaker based in Zimbabwe’s wild African bush, Kim Wolhuter’s unbelievable relationship with animals allows him unique access into the elusive world of cheetahs, who accept him as one of their own. In MAN, CHEETAH, WILD we follow the true story of one incredible family of cheetahs and the man who walks among them.
MILE WIDE TORNADO: STORMCHASERS TRIBUTE is a one hour special that honors the lives of Tim Samaras, Carl Young and Paul Samaras of Discovery's STORMCHASERS series who were killed during the May 31 2013 tornado outbreak in Oklahoma, near El Reno.
Discovery Channel is going back woods Tuesday nights, visiting two unique and fascinating groups of people, with very different occupations.
MYTHBUSTERS aims to uncover the truth behind popular myths and legends, mixing scientific method with gleeful curiosity and plain old-fashioned ingenuity to create their own signature style of explosive experimentation.
The survival genre strips down in Discovery's brand new series NAKED & AFRAID, back with a two hour special on Sunday, December 8th at 8pm ET/PT.
Discovery Channel is going on the road with the NFL as the Pittsburgh Steelers, Minnesota Vikings, San Francisco 49ers and Jacksonville Jaguars prepare for two critical regular season games across the pond in London.
If you think you know North America, you can think again. In this unforgettable television event, Discovery Channel turns the lens toward its homeland and captures a land where life collides with hostile, untamed wilderness in the most diverse, deadly environment on Earth.
OVERHAULIN’ brings viewers into the world of the iconic Foose Designs where Chip Foose and his dream team transform vehicles into the most amazing and imaginative automotives on television.
From the team behind award-winning programs such as POLAR BEARS: SPY ON THE ICE and WINGED PLANET comes an intimate look at the lives and behavior of penguins. Viewers will get a never-before-seen look at the true characters of these charismatic birds thanks to spy cams disguised as life-size penguins.
PHILLY THROTTLE follows the lives of vintage bike builder Adam Cramer and his motley crew of mechanics as they restore, repair, and flip motorcycles at Liberty Vintage Cycles in Philadelphia.
On the Ridge, playing with bears, holding family demolition derbies and wearing a shirt is optional, but their code of life is simple: respect the lord, love your family and watch each other’s backs. Meet the folks of PORTER RIDGE, a tight-knit community of colorful characters that are unlike any other.
For the first time ever, all 20 living White House Chiefs of Staff come together to share their previously untold stories. The special spans nine administrations and 50 years.
Phoenix Arizona leads the nation in foreclosures but where some see a lost cause, others smell a diamond in the rough. Now 'bidder' rivals face off as homes go - sight unseen - on the auction block.
To the public, Knievel was an American hero and dedicated husband and father. But behind-the-scenes, there was a much darker and violent side. Using archival footage and candid interviews with family, friends and colleagues, Discovery Channel unravels the true story of the man behind the myth told by those who knew him.
For centuries, Boston has been run by tough neighborhood crews that are in a constant battle for ultimate control and power. Now, for the first time ever, Discovery Channel is taking viewers to the front lines of this never-ending turf war between Boston’s oldest rival crews.
Shark Week 2013 kicking off August 4th!
Cable’s longest running programming event and everyone’s favorite summertime ritual, SHARK WEEK, celebrates 25 years beginning August 12th with nine all-new shark-filled specials.
It will be one of the most daring and captivating live events in history -- Nik Wallenda, known as “The King of the High Wire,” will traverse the majestic Grand Canyon, without using a harness at 1,500 feet above the Little Colorado River, a height greater than the Empire State Building.
Will Hayden, his daughter Stephanie, Joe, Kris, Charlie, Flem, and the rest of Red Jacket Firearms crew are back with a new drama-filled season of SONS OF GUNS which premieres on Friday, April 19 at 9 PM ET/PT.
Discovery Channel is buckling up for a wild ride inside the world of American street racing with STREET OUTLAWS on Monday, June 10th at 10pm ET/PT
The Moonshine adventures continue on Discovery with the all new series TICKLE, featuring Tickle from Discovery's series, Moonshiners.
Take a ride with the Warlocks Motorcycle Club as Discovery enters the secret brotherhood of a notorious biker club in Florida. With its members struggling to balance family and club life, WARLOCKS RISING gives a never-before-seen look at this unpredictable subculture Friday, July 5 at 9 PM ET/PT.
Yukon Men unveils Tanana, Alaska as its people face one of the most brutal winters on record.
Discovery Channel introduces a group of ordinary people prepping for a zombie takeover and examines the science behind this end-of-the-world scenario in the new one-hour special ZOMBIE APOCALYPSE, premiering Tuesday, December 18th at 10PM ET/PT.