~ Highly anticipated Into The Wild With Bear Grylls and Akshay Kumar to premiere on 11th Sept (Friday) ~
~ Thrilling episodes of Shark Week featuring stars such as Mike Tyson, Snoop Dogg and Will Smith ~
~ 5 seasons of world's biggest and most explosive car show – Top Gear ~
~ Fan-favorite popular medical series Dr. Pimple Popper makes its debut in India ~
Discovery Plus, India’s first aggregated real-life entertainment streaming app, has a superstar line-up for the month of September. Starting with most awaited Into The Wild with Bear Grylls and Akshay Kumar to thrilling episodes from television’s longest-running series The Shark Week featuring famous personalities like Mike Tyson, Snoop Dogg and Will Smith; to the extremely popular medical series Dr Pimple Popper; and investigation series Mysteries at the Museum, hosted by Don Wildman. Discovery Plus has it all for its passionate super fans. Download Discovery Plus, if you haven’t already, NOW!
Highlights of the shows that are bound to keep passionate fan communities hooked -
Into The Wild with Bear Grylls and Akshay Kumar:
The wait is over. After PM Narendra Modi and superstar Rajinikanth, Bollywood star and Khiladi Akshay Kumar sets out on a thrilling journey with British adventurer Bear Grylls in the upcoming episode of Into The Wild. With a digital first release, the viewers will witness Khiladi Kumar fight for survival, facing some of the toughest situations on this journey.
Streaming from 11th September
SHARK WEEK: Television’s longest-running, and most anticipated series continues to be the pre-eminent destination for shark programming. SHARK WEEK 2020 will take viewers to Australia and South Africa to see how the global lockdown and reduced amount of human activity on the seas has given sharks the opportunity to reclaim the oceans. In addition, shark experts explore the waters of New Zealand trying to find a nearly 20-foot long, two-ton shark named Fred.
Off the Deep End: Famous American actor Will Smith is diving headfirst into action, excitement and shark-infested waters, as he confronts his fear of the open seas and the open jaws of nature's fiercest predators.
Streaming from 7th September
Tyson vs Jaws:
Rumble on the Reef: Legendary boxer Mike Tyson takes on a new challenge as he chooses the most unlikely training partner – sharks! Tyson will face his fears and square up with the ocean's champions to learn how to TKO a shark all in the name of research.
Streaming from 8th September
Sharkadelic Summer with Snoop Dogg:
American rapper Snoop Dogg breaks down the craziest encounters, marvels at the wild and unpredictable reactions, and meets with experts trying to unlock the secrets behind why great white sharks are taking up residence along America's shores.
Streaming from 9th September
Top Gear (Season 18 to 22):
‘Top Gear' presenters Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May embark on more exciting challenges as they test the latest, coolest, fastest cars on the market in a brand-new series of the world's biggest and most explosive car show. Join the boys as they head to Italy for a supercar shootout and try their hand at choreographing a movie car chase.
Streaming from 5th September
Dr. Pimple Popper:
Dr. Sandra Lee isn’t just one of America’s top dermatologists; she’s an Instagram and YouTube celebrity who has pioneered the fastest growing medical fascination in decades. In Dr. Pimple Popper, she treats patients with unusual cases of facial and skin disorder. This extremely popular medical series will now be available on the Discovery Plus app
Streaming from September 28, 2020
Mysteries At The Museum
The special series “Mysteries at the Museum” illuminates the hidden treasures at the heart of history’s most incredible triumphs, sensational crimes and bizarre encounters with special episodes where Wildman will talk about the Skull Valley of Utah, where thousands of sheep lay dead after being stricken by a mysterious plague. He will also investigate the appearance of a devilish feline that only shows up before major tragedies of national consequence, like the assassination of Abraham Lincoln and the Great Depression, and probe the story of the selfless baker who served up hope on the Titanic, in the face of disaster.
Streaming on September 7, 2020