On this season of Deadliest Catch, F/V Northwestern Relief Skipper/Deckboss Edgar Hansen was forced to leave the boat due to a pre-existing spinal injury that was causing him immense pain in his neck and back. Edgar took to Facebook this week to share X-rays from his treatment and explain his condition more clearly for all the concerned fans.
In an exclusive interview, Deadliest Catch star Jake Anderson talks about becoming a father for the first time. Jake also shares his thoughts on co-star Elliott Neese’s addiction issues, a little known fact about Northwestern captain Sig Hansen, and which actor should play him if the Jake Anderson story was ever turned into a Hollywood movie.
The current season of Discovery’s award-winning reality series Deadliest Catch has been focused on the impact of Super Typhoon Nuri on the fleet. Tor Saga captain Elliott Neese, though, it’s been the turbulent inner storm of drug addiction that has posed the biggest threat to his (and his crew’s) fishing season–and potentially his career. Keep reading to find out how Elliott is doing now, including the completion of 60 days of rehab, and finding a girlfriend!
Discovery’s 13-time EMMY Award winning series Deadliest Catch always lives up to its non-hyperbolic title, but this season is even deadlier than usual as the crews battle through hurricane-force winds and waves up to 50 feet courtesy of Super Typhoon Nuri. On tomorrow night’s episode things go from bad to worse for the boats choosing to remain at sea through the storm, and we are extremely excited to share an exclusive jaw-dropping preview clip of the Wizard and her crew being swamped by two massive waves, apparently seriously injuring one crew member.
Discovery’s ground-breaking reality series Deadliest Catch returns for its eleventh season tonight, but this season the game has completely changed. “After years of keeping a lid on Bairdi crab quota, new government regulations have increased the inventory by 400 percent,” reads the network press release. Keep reading to find out why the quota was raised so dramatically, and how the Bairdi crab differs from the opilio snow crab viewers are accustomed to.
The 2014 Emmy Awards kicked off last night in Los Angeles as statuettes were handed out for the Creative Arts Emmys, which included a lot of technical categories as well as some rather high-profile awards for guest actors, Best Animated Series and several reality programming categories. Keep reading for a complete list of winners and the rankings so far of which shows and networks have the most bling heading into next week’s Primetime Emmys!
Discovery has announced the premiere date for the upcoming 10th season of their wildly popular show Deadliest Catch. As part of the press release, it was also revealed that FV/Northwestern captain Sig Hansen’s daughter Mandy Hansen will be joining the cast! See some great candid pics of Mandy and read the full press release about Season 10 which includes some plot info for one of the loveliest catches of the Northeast.
See photos of Deadliest Catch star Sig Hansen growing up in a fishing family. Includes a photo of him and his brothers Edgar and Norman as boys and a picture with his father Sverre Hansen aboard the Northwestern!