Chasing Monsters

Chasing Monsters

  • TV-PG
  • 2015
  • 2 Seasons
  • 7.4  (279)

In this docuseries, an expert fisherman travels around the world in search of big fish and other underwater creatures that spark fear and awe in his imagination. The series is presented by Netflix and stars adventurer Cyril Chauquet, also the star of the series Fishing Adventurer.

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Swarming Sharks
12. Swarming Sharks
 
Fishing for kob along the coast of South Africa, Cyril must carefully maneuver across a rocky shoreline with pounding surf while avoiding sharks.
Giant Tuna Battle
11. Giant Tuna Battle
 
Off the Massachusetts coast, Cyril attempts to tag a bluefin tuna with a satellite transmitter, aiding researchers working to protect the species.
Brutal Demon
10. Brutal Demon
 
Angling for a particularly fierce quarry, monster fish hunter Cyril continues his globe-spanning quest to net the most fearsome denizens of the deep.
Jungle Vampire
9. Jungle Vampire
 
In the remote heart of the Amazon jungle in Brazil, Cyril faces an arduous journey in his hunt for the ferocious fanged payara or "vampire fish."
Dagger Devil
8. Dagger Devil
 
On a mission to collect the venom of its barbed tail for scientists creating an antidote, Cyril sets out to capture the giant freshwater stingray.
Nile Predators
7. Nile Predators
 
In Uganda, Cyril pursues Africa's largest freshwater fish, the Nile perch, while facing harsh weather, crocodiles and hippos.
Shark Fever
6. Shark Fever
 
In Florida and the Bahamas, Cyril embarks on a mission to provide medical researchers with bacteria samples from the mouths of bull and tiger sharks.
Tropical Titan
5. Tropical Titan
 
Off the Caribbean coast of Nicaragua, Cyril launches a remote expedition to land a tarpon, a famed silver game fish that can reach hundreds of pounds.
Cannibal Jaws
4. Cannibal Jaws
 
Trying to avoid sharks, moray eels and a storm in Florida, Cyril sets out to reel in the razor-toothed "tiger of the seas," the great barracuda.
Marlin Showdown
3. Marlin Showdown
 
Cyril aims to land a marlin in Costa Rica equipped with nothing but a handline, continuing a seemingly quixotic quest inspired by a classic novel.
Swamp Creatures
2. Swamp Creatures
 
In Louisiana, Cyril dodges the jumping invasive Asian carp, hunts the Gulf Coast for sharks and seeks the armor-plated alligator gar.
Prehistoric Beasts
1. Prehistoric Beasts
 
Cyril embarks on a hunt to nab the largest freshwater fish in North America, the massive white sturgeon, which can reach well over 1,000 pounds.
Description

In this docuseries, an expert fisherman travels around the world in search of big fish and other underwater creatures that spark fear and awe in his imagination. The series is presented by Netflix and stars adventurer Cyril Chauquet, also the star of the series Fishing Adventurer.

  • Premiere Date
    July 7, 2015
  • IMDB Rating
    7.4  (279)