It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Yup, it’s time once again for Shark Week and we’ve got you covered on what you cannot miss during TV’s most epic holiday!
The epic programming block known as Shark Week kicks off on the Discovery channel on July 6 and, as you know, there’s so much awesomeness to keep track of. Luckily, you don’t have to because we’ve done it for you. Between Shark After Dark, Ninja Sharks and all the other great white entertainment coming at us this week, here’s what you need to see!
Shark After Dark, July 5-9, 11/10 c: Hosted by our favorite shark expert, Eli Roth, the shark-centric late night show will break down the week’s events, as well as feature appearances by comedians, actors and other shark-lovin’ folks. Jimmy Fallon who?
Bride of Jaws, July 7, 9/8 c: Nicknamed “Joan of Shark” (you’re welcome), this 18-foot great white is a woman on a mission, and her 4,000 mile journey through Western Australia will be documented through this intense special. As they say, hell hath no fury.
Ninja Sharks, July 8, 10/9 c: To swim with the big guys, you need to be skilled and ready for anything– much like an aquatic ninja. This special will feature the six most badass shark assassins swimming the open waters, and yes, you should be afraid.
Sharksanity 2, July 11, 9/8c: So you were super busy during Shark Week and missed some of the week’s highlights? Not to worry! For the second year in a row, this special roundup will feature all the most outrageous moments that you need to see during this momentous time of year. From the deadliest encounters, to the most harrowing closeups, if you catch one bit of Shark Week, this should be it!
For a full Shark Week schedule, click here.
What are you most excited to see during Shark Week? Are you as excited for the holidays as we are?
— Casey Mink