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Similar to other reality shows featuring workers in dangerous jobs, Great Lake Warriors showcases the life of tugboat workers for various tugboat companies who haul material in the dangerous winter months on the Great Lakes. Featuring the crews of five different tugboats, the show follows their lives through troubles and success.
The biggest lakes in the world, the Great Lakes have a long history of being a favorite vacationing spot and a huge international trade hub for centuries. What many do not realize is that for all the good these lakes provide they are also quite dangerous. Every year ships go down and are lost forever. These lakes which have claimed 6,000 ships and 30,000 lives are as much a way of life for shipping as they can be a foe. The warrior boat captains and there crew face this everyday in the winter months. This is where the story begins on Great Lake Warriors.
The tugboat captains featured are Captains John Selvick, Mike Ojard, Ted Long, Nathan Schley, and Stan Dawson. Each of them and there crews not fighting each other but rather the storms and ice of the great lakes. Each boat must successfully get their haul across the border to the final destination without damage or sinking.
Great Lake Warriors premiered in July of 2012 on the History Channel with great success featuring acclaimed voice actor Mitch Urban as the show's narrator. Urban is known for his work on video games such as Prototype and Prison Break: Conspiracy. His first foray onto the small screen has proven to be a big success.
The show was created and produced by Thomas Peyton and Andy Howard who split the work between them dividing the eight episode season into four episodes per person to lower the workload. Work was divided this way among remaining show crew as well to decrease work pressures and to get the best productivity from them.
Great Lake Warriors has proven to be a success showcasing the dangers of working on a tugboat. It's no joke facing Mother Nature.
Great Lake Warriors Full Episode Guide:
Season 1 (27 full episodes)
Episode 8 - The Final Battle
First Aired: September 06, 2012
Episode 7 - Friday the 13th
First Aired: August 30, 2012
Episode 6 - Dead of Winter
First Aired: August 23, 2012
Episode 5 - Death's Door
First Aired: August 16, 2012
- Episode 4 - Make or Break
- Episode 3 - Collision Course
- Episode 2 - Suicide Mission
- Episode 1 - The Lethal Season
- Episode 0 - Sneak Peak