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Deadliest Catch: The Viking ReturnsDeadliest Catch: The Viking Returns
Discovery, 2022 On Hiatus | Reality
Rating: 5/5

When the Alaskan Red King Crab fishery shuts down for the first time in 25 years, Bering Sea veteran Captain Sig Hansen is forced to look for opportunities elsewhere. Deciding to risk it all, he sets his sights on a promising new fishing ground where King Crab is an invasive species: his ancestral home of Norway.


Naked and Afraid CastawaysNaked and Afraid Castaways
Discovery, 2023 Running | Action, Adventure, Reality
Rating: 4.2/5

Nine challengers are abandoned at a remote tropical island, with no maps or tools, miles away from civilization. In teams of three, they must swim to different ecosystems on the same island - sun-scorched beach, twisted mangrove swamp and dense jungle - to begin their distinct survival journeys.


The ColonyThe Colony
Discovery, 2009 Cancelled/Ended | Family, Educational, Reality
Rating: 1.5/5

This show exhibits a controlled experiment that makes us think how we would survive in the midst of a catastrophe. It tries to see exactly what we would need to survive and rebuild society under the worst circumstances.


Man vs. WildMan vs. Wild
Discovery, 2006 Cancelled/Ended | Adventure, Thriller, Reality | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.2/5

Have you ever been traveling and gone for a short hike only to find yourself completely lost? Host Bear Grylls shares his wealth of knowledge, demonstrating local survival techniques as he strands himself in popular tourist destinations and makes his way back to civilization.


Diesel BrothersDiesel Brothers
Discovery, 2016 On Hiatus | Documentary, Reality
Rating: 4.5/5

Join Heavy D, Diesel Dave and the Dieselsellerz crew as they take on epic custom builds and wild stunts. From monster trucks to semis, these guys know how to make diesel dreams come true. Get ready for high-octane action!


Cooper's TreasureCooper's Treasure
Discovery, 2017 On Hiatus | Drama, Adventure, History, Documentary
Rating: 3.4/5

In the 1960s, the "Original 7" astronauts were both rock stars and daredevils. With movie star looks and a penchant for sports cars, Gordon Cooper was the youngest and the flashiest of the bunch. As a space pioneer, he first took orbit in Mercury-Atlas 9, setting a record that still holds today for the longest solo space flight in US history. During one of his key missions, while Cooper claimed to be scouring the globe for nuclear sites, he actually discovered something else: shipwrecks. Working for decades in secret, using the information he collected while orbiting the Earth, Cooper created a document that he thought could lead to unimaginable wealth - a treasure map from space. Uncover the truth - and the treasure - when Cooper's Treasure premieres on the Discovery Channel.Before passing away, Cooper shared his secret with long-time friend Darrell Miklos with the hope that his exploration would continue and the treasure would ultimately be found. Miklos is now setting out on a personal quest to fulfill the legacy of his lost mentor, once and for all realizing Cooper's long-held dream and proving to the world that the mysterious documents hold the key for a new generation of explorers.


Undercover BillionaireUndercover Billionaire
Discovery, 2019 On Hiatus | Reality, Documentary
Rating: 4.8/5

Billionaire Glenn Stearns still believes in the American Dream. In order to prove that anybody in this country can be successful with the right knowledge, he's attempting a monumental challenge that most would claim is impossible. UNDERCOVER BILLIONAIRE, premiering Tuesday, August 6 at 10 PM ET/PT on Discovery, follows this self-made mogul to see if he can build a million-dollar company in just 90 days.


Hannah MontanaHannah Montana
Discovery, 2006 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy, Family, Teens, Children
Rating: 4.5/5

Hannah Montana is a preteen who just moved from Tennessee to Malibu, and now has to adapt to a new lifestyle. She also lives a secret life as a pop singer, overseen by her manager, Robbie Stewart.


Dual SurvivalDual Survival
Discovery, 2010 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Family, Action, Adventure
Rating: 3.4/5

Imagine being thrown into the wilderness, do you think you could survive? Experts think that having basic survival skills such as finding food, shelter, water and finding help are important.


Misfit GarageMisfit Garage
Discovery, 2014 Cancelled/Ended | Automobiles, How To/Do It Yourself, Reality | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.2/5

A spin-off of the hit series Fast N' Loud, the #1 car show on television, MISFIT GARAGE features four mechanics who have all done business with Richard Rawling's Gas Monkey Garage and join forces to create their own hot rod shop to rival Gas Monkey. Will this band of misfits be able to turn their garage into a money-making machine, or will their mistakes sink their business before it gets off the ground?