For more than 100 years, larger than life characters have spent their days among towering trees and powerful machines and their nights in outposts far from the comforts of civilization.
Every week, hundreds of trucks carrying valuable cargo across America go missing. Stolen and abandoned, these big rigs have to be hunted and hauled or the trucking companies pay the price. Vital to our nation's economy, the United States depends on these trucks to deliver the goods. In Big Rig Bounty Hunters, HISTORY tracks five to six groups of colorful characters along a perilous competition to retrieve the missing loads while facing a ticking clock and a life-threatening duty. A day in the life of a truck hunter is never easy, but the dollar signs keep these truckers hunting.
It's the deadliest job on earth: crab fishing off the Alaska coast on the icy Bering Sea, home of the most violent waters in the world. During the five-day "season," a handful of adventurers will work around the clock against Arctic weather and brutal waves for a chance at big money. Sadly, they may not all return.
From the creator of Ice Road Truckers and Deadliest Catch comes a one-of-a-kind series about Texas oil men who gamble everything for a chance to make millions. It's a fight to the finish as the roughnecks of Rig 28 fight with the hot-tempered new landowner, fight with each other, and fight for their jobs.
Bering Sea Gold: Under the Ice, follows three gold mining teams run by driven dredge captains whose very livelihoods depend on mining this wet and frozen gold. Split second thinking, extreme focus, and team work are key to staying alive under the ice. The risks are great, and the payoff even greater.
Before America was one nation, an aging generation of British loyalists maintained diplomacy with the King, but a defiant and radical group of young men would band together in secrecy to change the course of history
In Alone, ten men are left in solitude, and separated from each other, in the harsh Vancouver Island wilderness. With no camera crews or producers, they have to survive using only what they can stuff into a backpack. They will hunt, build shelters and fend off predators as they face extreme isolation, psychological distress and the terrifying plunge into the unknown. Self-documenting their experience, whoever stays the longest wins $500,000.
America's favorite mentor Tim Gunn hosts Under The Gunn, a fashion competition series on Lifetime. Seasoned Project Runway alumni Mondo Guerra, Anya Ayoung-Chee and Nick Verreos must prove they have the vision to mentor and manage their own crop of new designers.
Four of the world's best extreme drivers team up with the hottest mechanics to face down some of the world's harshest terrain - it's man and machine vs. the wild. It's a race but it is also survival of the fittest. It's about skill and ingeniuity and thinking on the fly. Each team will arrive with their chosen vehicle and everything they will need to make it to the end.