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A documentary series chronicling the real-life high-sea adventures of the Alaskan crab fishermen. This is the most deadliest profession in the world.
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Series cast summary:
Mike Rowe ...  Narrator / ... 243 episodes, 2005-2019
Sig Hansen ...  Himself - Captain: Northwestern / ... 198 episodes, 2005-2019
Keith Colburn ...  Himself - Captain: Wizard / ... 170 episodes, 2007-2019
Edgar Hansen ...  Himself - Deck Boss & Engineer: Northwestern / ... 162 episodes, 2005-2018
Jake Anderson ...  Himself - Captain: Saga / ... 159 episodes, 2007-2019
Jonathan Hillstrand ...  Himself - Captain: Time Bandit / ... 143 episodes, 2006-2017
Josh Harris ...  Himself - Deckhand: Cornelia Marie / ... 141 episodes, 2007-2019
Bill Wichrowski ...  Himself - Captain: Cape Caution / ... 120 episodes, 2010-2019
Matt Bradley ...  Himself - Deckhand: Northwestern / ... 111 episodes, 2005-2019
Andy Hillstrand ...  Himself - Captain: Time Bandit / ... 104 episodes, 2006-2017
Monty Colburn ...  Himself - Relief Captain: Wizard / ... 100 episodes, 2007-2019
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Before complaining about the market price of Alaska king crab, check out this gripping documentary series, revealing the mortal perils and intense discomfort that fishing crews face on the Bering Sea to catch the delicacy. Those perils include 40-foot waves, 700-pound crab pots that can easily crush a careless crewman, and freezing temperatures around the clock. Written by Jwelch5742

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

15 March 2005 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Alaskan Crab Fishing See more »

Filming Locations:

Dutch Harbor, Alaska, USA See more »

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Budget:

$5,000,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

The show is narrated (from the same script) by William Petrie for the English speaking regions of Europe. See more »

Goofs

The locations given for boats on the "radar" screen do not match what the narrator says. For example, one boat was said to be 225 miles Northwest of Dutch Harbor was marked further away than a boat said to be 290 miles Northwest of Dutch Harbor. Another time this occurred when it was said that one boat was a certain shorter distance away from a boat in a southerly direction appeared further away than another boat that was said to be further away, yet appeared closer on the map. See more »

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Referenced in $#*! My Dad Says: Easy, Writer (2010) See more »

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Wanted Dead or Alive
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Written by Jon Bon Jovi and Richie Sambora
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Keith Colburn sucks
23 August 2018 | by hankhealthSee all my reviews

Keith Colburn pretty much is the worst I can't believe what he did to his brother mind do you brought in tons of crab I thought this guy was a ass but now I know it is true shame shame shame


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