Wednesday, July 6, 2016
Shark Week Returns June 27 with Jawmazing Lineup on Discovery Channel
Shark Week holds a week-long of exciting shows. Premiering on June 27, Monday at 8pm is The Return of Monster Mako, which centers on the transformation of giant mako sharks, also called granders, and the adventures of Joe Romeiro’s team as he jumps into the deep blue at night to get more close and personal. Isle of Jaws, which airs June 27, Monday at 9pm, follows Emmy award-winning cinematographer, Andy Casagrande and his team, through his discovery of male great white sharks off an uncharted island.
On June 28, Tuesday at 8pm, Jaws of the Deep showcases the world’s largest great white shark, Deep Blue from the lenses of two robot subs that can dive up to 2000 feet. Airing on June 28, Tuesday at 9pm is Tiger Beach, an exciting and revealing show about 40 tagged and tracked tiger sharks, some passive, some aggressive, but all powerful.
Wrath of a Great White Serial Killer air on June 29, Wednesday at 8pm. Shark experts hope to find an explanation behind the migration of great white sharks to the far north, specifically the Pacific Northwest. On June 29,Wednesday at 9pm, Sharks vs. Dolphins: Face Off airs. This show intends to bring to light the truth behind the relationship and behavior of sharks and dolphins toward each other.
Air Jaws: Night Stalker, which premiers June 30, Thursday at 8pm, is back with Chris Fallows for his 8th Air Jaws escapade, along with his team, for a night adventure with the sharks, discovering how they hunt at night in total darkness. It is narrated by Lena Headey from Game of Thrones. Catch Deadliest Shark as it airs on June 30, Thursdayat 9pm, and get a history lesson from Dr. Michael Domeier and Dr. Barry Bruce as they explore the supposed deadliest sharks in the world, the white tip sharks. Their very lives are in danger as they dive dangerous waters.
On July 1, Friday at 8pm, Nuclear Sharks premieres, showing the travels of Philippe Cousteau, the grandson of legendary underwater explorer and filmmaker Jacques Cousteau, and his wife, Ashlan, to Bikini Atoll. Exploring a once nuclear bombed marine environment, the team uncover reef sharks, which are supposedly non-migratory. Aside from this, the couple discovers illegal fishing activities affecting the sharks and their well-being. Lastly, Jungle Shark premieres July 1, Friday at 9pm. In this show, viewers can see bull sharks in a different light, rather, in different waters. Dr. Craig O'Connell and Andy Casagrande figure out why baby bull sharks swim up to the Serena River and how they deal with the crocodiles in that habitat. Shark Week also unearths something that could possibly save human lives.