HOLLYWOOD, Calif., April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Original Productions (OP) CEO Philip Segal is rolling out the Red Carpet at the Hollywood ArcLight Theatre tonight. Segal will host the Deadliest Catch 10 Captains, their Crews and the Emmy® winning OP Productions Crew for the landmark premiere of America's most dangerous show. "Our production crew has risked their lives along with the Deadliest Catch Captains and their crews for 10 amazing seasons. This is as real as it gets. Nothing on television compares to what they have achieved. It's time to say 'thank you' in a big way!" said Segal.
Captains will hit dry land with the OP Production Crew at 6pm/pt followed by an exclusive premiere showing. "They deserve to see their work on the big screen, warts and all. I want them to see and hear their work that has garnered 10 Emmy® awards and 30 nominations" added Segal. Following the exclusive screening, Segal will host a VIP reception featuring 200 pounds of Alaska King Crab flown in for the milestone occasion.
Scheduled on the Red Carpet are Creator and Executive Producer Thom Beers, Executive Producer Jeff Conroy, as well as Sig Hansen, Captain Northwestern; Johnathan Hillstrand, Captain Time Bandit; "Wild Bill" Wichrowski, Captain Cape Caution; Josh Harris, Co-Captain Cornelia Marie; Elliott Neese, Captain Saga; Jake Anderson, Deckhand/Engineer, Northwestern; Monte Colburn, Relief Captain Wizard; Casey McManus, Co-Captain Cornelia Marie; Mandy Hansen, Deckhand, Northwestern, Captain Sig Hansen's 18-year-old daughter.
Deadliest Catch (premieres 4/22/14 9pm E/P) is produced for Discovery Channel by Original Productions, a Fremantle Media company. For Original Productions, Executive Producers are Thom Beers, Jeff Conroy and John Gray. Co-Executive Producer is R. Decker Watson, Jr. For Discovery Channel, Executive Producer is David Pritikin. www.originalproductions.com, www.discovery.com
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