Off the Hook: Extreme Catches

Off the Hook: Extreme Catches

  • 2012
  • 2 Seasons
  • 7.4  (102)

Professional wrestler, Showtime Eric Young, trades in the ring for an all new adventure. He lays down his wrestling for his favorite hobby, fishing. Off the Hook: Extreme Catches takes finding the big one to a whole new level. Every episode follows Eric Young on new and unique techniques of catching any type of fish. Young travels across America to meet fisherman to try their way of fishing. This means using exotic baits, reels, and boats to catch big fish. Young is an extreme person himself. He is wild and crazy. Viewers will not expect what Young is going to do next. He meets people from around the country and tries first hand fishing. Young goes shark fishing with panty hose while in a very small boat. He travels to Tennessee to catch catfish by hand. Each episode is unique and young will try any type of technique. He travels to different places to learn their tradition of fishing. Young doesn't move on from a spot until he catches the one he wants. He will keep trying no matter what. He travels from New England to the coast of California on search for the most extreme fisherman. Parents should be cautious as to whether their children watch the show. Young and others on the show use bad language that may not be suitable for all age groups. Some material may not be for younger viewers. Eric Young takes along his rubber ducky everywhere he goes. While in Tennessee jug fishing for catfish, Young ties his rubber ducky to a jog. The next day, the duck and the jug are gone. This is said to be the end of ducky. Off the Hook: Extreme Catches airs on the Animal Planet network. It first aired in July of 2012. People who like to fish will enjoy seeing how extreme some type of fishing is across the country. Eric Young puts a crazy spin on normal fishing with a rod and reel.

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Marlin: Impossible
10. Marlin: Impossible
August 4, 2013
Eric goes to Mexico to fish for striped marlin from a kayak.
Cull of the Wild Men
9. Cull of the Wild Men
July 28, 2013
Eric is in Florida fishing for sharks from a rowboat while trailing a shrimp boat after it's released its bycatch.
Beard in the Big Blue Water
8. Beard in the Big Blue Water
July 21, 2013
Eric goes spearfishing underwater miles off the coast of Puerto Rico.
Eric and Goliath
7. Eric and Goliath
July 14, 2013
Eric Young returns to Florida in hopes of catching a goliath grouper -one of the largest freshwater fish in the Atlantic.
Aloh-AAHH!
6. Aloh-AAHH!
July 7, 2013
Eric competes in a series of challenges similar to an ancient warrior. First up, cliff-diving from a 70-foot ledge and then fishing from an outrigger canoe for ahi tuna while in Hawaii.
Kicking Ice
5. Kicking Ice
June 30, 2013
Eric Young traves to the Great White North for an extreme mid-winter adventure under frozen ice.
Wickeder Tuna
4. Wickeder Tuna
June 23, 2013
Eric fishes for bluefin tuna miles off the coast of Cape Cod in a kayak.
Land of 10,000 Iceholes
3. Land of 10,000 Iceholes
June 23, 2013
Eric goes ice fishing in Minnesota at the annual Eelpout Festival.
The Deadliest Cod
2. The Deadliest Cod
June 16, 2013
Eric Young attempts to go fishing in the fridgid Bering Sea. Then he's in Dutch Harbor, Alaska fishing Deadliest Catch-style for cod.
Hawaiian Lu-Ow!
1. Hawaiian Lu-Ow!
June 16, 2013
In the second season premiere, Eric is in Hawaii trying to catch food for a luau, including octopus and a shellfish the locals call opihi, but finding them requires hunting and diving in dangerous waters.
Description

Professional wrestler, Showtime Eric Young, trades in the ring for an all new adventure. He lays down his wrestling for his favorite hobby, fishing. Off the Hook: Extreme Catches takes finding the big one to a whole new level.

Every episode follows Eric Young on new and unique techniques of catching any type of fish. Young travels across America to meet fisherman to try their way of fishing. This means using exotic baits, reels, and boats to catch big fish. Young is an extreme person himself. He is wild and crazy. Viewers will not expect what Young is going to do next.

He meets people from around the country and tries first hand fishing. Young goes shark fishing with panty hose while in a very small boat. He travels to Tennessee to catch catfish by hand. Each episode is unique and young will try any type of technique. He travels to different places to learn their tradition of fishing. Young doesn't move on from a spot until he catches the one he wants. He will keep trying no matter what. He travels from New England to the coast of California on search for the most extreme fisherman.

Parents should be cautious as to whether their children watch the show. Young and others on the show use bad language that may not be suitable for all age groups. Some material may not be for younger viewers. Eric Young takes along his rubber ducky everywhere he goes. While in Tennessee jug fishing for catfish, Young ties his rubber ducky to a jog. The next day, the duck and the jug are gone. This is said to be the end of ducky.

Off the Hook: Extreme Catches airs on the Animal Planet network. It first aired in July of 2012. People who like to fish will enjoy seeing how extreme some type of fishing is across the country. Eric Young puts a crazy spin on normal fishing with a rod and reel.Off the Hook: Extreme Catches is a series that is currently running and has 2 seasons (20 episodes). The series first aired on July 30, 2012.

Off the Hook: Extreme Catches is available for streaming on the Animal Planet website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Off the Hook: Extreme Catches on demand at Amazon, Hulu, Vudu, Animal Planet, Microsoft Movies & TV, Google Play and Apple TV.

  • Premiere Date
    July 30, 2012
  • IMDB Rating
    7.4  (102)