Animal Planet Greenlights Two Summer Series


Animal Planet has greenlit two summer reality series, Tanked and Hillbilly Handfishin'.

The six-episode Tanked, set for a July start, follows two brothers-in-law as they run Acrylic Tank Manufacturing, one of the largest builders of aquariums manufacturing in the country.

Hillbilly Handfishin' introduces viewers to the sport of noodling in Oklahoma, where adventure seekers attempt to catch catfish with their bare hands. Series is slated for a seven-episode run starting in August.

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