All ten series of the Discovery Channel reality show following the fishermen who battle 40-foot waves, freezing temperatures and a nearly 100-percent injury rate as they fish for crab off the Alaskan coast on the icy Bering Sea. It’s one of the world’s most dangerous jobs but also one of the most lucrative, offering tens of thousands of dollars for a few days’ work.
Over ten years and many unbelievable voyages the Emmy® award-winning series Deadliest Catch has captured the most gutwrenching and awe-inspiring moments in maritime history. Rough waves and fierce weather make winter on the brutal Bering Sea a difficult and dangerous place to do business. For the fishermen who work these waters risk to life and limb is just another part of the job. Deadliest Catch takes viewers deep into the Bering Sea with the boats and their crews through the toughest fishing seasons in the world. They fish hundreds of miles out and 400 hundred feet deep in search of the prized crustaceans. As the captains strategise the crews test their endurance as they repeatedly drop and haul the 700-pound crab pots with hopes of pulling in riches. The fishermen are determined to stake their claim to the Bering Sea bounty but it is evident that experience and treachery are forces to be reckoned with. Watch in awe as captains and crew must rally against the impossible in the hunt for elusive blue king crab.