via press release:
2ND ANNUAL CATCHCON TAKES FANS BY STORM
Captains from Discovery Channel’s Hit Show DEADLIEST CATCH Dock in Seattle for the Ultimate Fan Fest Saturday, May 1
To register go to: discovery.com/catchcon
(Silver Spring, MD) ?- Discovery Channel’s DEADLIEST CATCH Captains Sig Hansen, Johnathan & Andy Hillstrand and Keith Colburn drop anchor in downtown Seattle for the second annual CatchCon – Saturday, May 1, 2010 at Bell Harbor Conference Center from 12noon – 6pm. Fans will have the chance to meet the Captains, tour the actual boats that brave the frigid Bering Sea, shop for exclusive items in the CatchCon store and check out exclusive scenes from the sixth season of the hit series. DEADLIEST CATCH season six premieres Tuesday, April 13, 2010, 9 PM ET/PT on Discovery Channel.
“DEADLIEST CATCH has become more than just a show – it’s a kind of extended family for fans worldwide. Over the years, in both times of joy and sorrow, the captains, crew and our fans have bonded. CatchCon celebrates this intense and special connection with the ultimate Catch experience,” said Clark Bunting, president and general manager of Discovery Channel.
DEADLIEST CATCH is produced for Discovery Channel by Original Productions. Thom Beers and Jeff Conroy are executive producers, Matt Renner is series producer and Lisa Tanzer is supervising producer. For Discovery Channel, Paul Gasek and Tracy Rudolph are executive producers.