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Watch out! `River Monsters´
returns for 6th season

Associated Press, by David Bauder

Original Article

Posted By:Zarin, 4/5/2014 7:09:00 PM

Often television stars travel with assistants in charge of makeup and wardrobe. Jeremy Wade brought a tank with a black piranha and a candiru to a recent appointment. Wade hosts Animal Planet´s "River Monsters," the network´s most popular series, where he goes around the world to find ugly and often legendary creatures that lurk in murky waters. "River Monsters" begins its sixth season Sunday (9 p.m. EDT) with a story on a 1981 shipwreck in the Amazon. Much of the season´s stories are set in the Amazon, hence the piranha and candiru. Toothy piranha - you already know about them. The candiru?

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I had no idea that River Monsters was Animal Planet´s most popular show. It is one of my favorites in part because of the way it is produced but also because it takes you all over the world. One sees giant Bull sharks in South African rivers, deadly electric eels by the dozens in muddy Brazilian ponds. Wade is quite serious about his subject yet not dull. The producers package it all in a variety of ways.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: anonymous, 4/5/2014 8:21:31 PM     (No. 9799317)

I like this show. I like the way Jeremy Wade goes to exotic places throughout the world, particularly the Amazon and Africa, and uses the locals to help him locate these weird and wonderful creatures that inhabit the river systems. I have seasons 2 and 3 dvd´s.

Jeremy also has a friendly manner about him and a deep voice which is appealing.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Lala, 4/5/2014 9:35:28 PM     (No. 9799350)

Fish on!!

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Reply 3 - Posted by: lil dotty, 4/5/2014 10:07:25 PM     (No. 9799385)

Fish Fry!

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