via press release:
Every fall America’s eyes turn to backyard engineers to see who can rightfully claim “Lord of the Gourd” in PUNKIN CHUNKIN. This year, the competition pivots to take on its biggest challenge yet – testing the power and stability of the air cannons, trebuchets and catapultsby chunking cars, TV, pianos and of course… Pumpkins. PUNKIN CHUNKIN: SUPERCHUNK!, world premieres in a special simulcast event on Discovery and Science Channel on Saturday, November 29 at 8:00 PM ET/PT.
Former MYTHBUSTERS Kari Byron and Tory Belleci make their much-anticipated return to Discovery and Science Channel as hosts of the annual rite of Thanksgiving week PUNKIN CHUNKIN. Byron and Belleci are veterans of the competition’s high-flying action. This year’s PUNKIN CHUNKIN marks their fourth consecutive year of taking viewers behind and beyond the firing lines to record the enthusiastic antics of competitors. At a new venue this year, PUNKIN CHUNKIN: SUPERCHUNK brings together some of the top teams in the competition to unleash a chunking extravaganza like never before. Teams will vie for the top title by taking on various challenges to chunk everyday objects into a cornfield. TV’s, pianos, and even cars… nothing is safe from this group as the Chunkers meet their greatest challenge to date.