The most important thing about Shark Week is knowing what is on and when. Right now we know that Shark Week is coming July 24th this year. So what is the Shark Week 2022 Schedule like?
There are rumors that this year Shaquille O’Neal is back. After appearing in Shark Week 2018, he is back to talk about his best experiences and more. Other celebrity appearance will include Tracy Morgan, the cast of “Jackass,” Brian Quinn, and James Murray.
But.. you can be sure that is not the only surprise, as there is a whole week of shark content ahead of us!
This year Discovery has released 25 hours of new shark content that we will love. The full week-long Shark Week 2022 Schedule can be found below. The 34th anniversary of Shark Week is going to be epic with Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson as the host. Can you smell what the shark is cooking?
The new lineup of fresh content will be available at night, from 8PM until 11Pm every night, for the whole week.
Shark Week Schedule Lineup
The first Shark Week 2022 night starts off with Great White Battleground, with Michelle Jewell. She is a zoologist that specializes in behavioral ecology. In this show, she will try to prove that great white sharks breach to communicate with one another. Jackass Shark Week 2.0 is next, where the crew tries to get their friend, Sean “Poopies” McInerney, to get over his fear of sharks. Let’s see how that goes. The first night of Shark Week ends with Great White Open Ocean, where Jimi Partington tries to get back into shark diving after having a near-death experience.
The second night of new shark content starts with Air Jaws: Top Guns. You can’t miss this episode if you like to see sharks flying out of the ocean and see incredible photos! After Air Jaws, you can watch Great White Serial Killer: Fatal Christmas. Shark attack investigators look into Tomas Butterfield’s death and try to ID the shark that killed him. Rise of the Monster Hammerheads is next and shows us some of the largest hammerhead sharks we’ve ever seen. The night ends with Mega Predators of Oz, where we find out who ate half of the mako shark.
The third night of Shark Week 2022 starts with Impractical Jokers Shark Week Spectacular. What could go wrong when three friends dare each other around sharks? We shall wait and see! Afterward, you can enjoy Jaws vs. Kraken, where we find out if giant squids are causing scars on great whites. Next, you can watch Pig vs. Shark, where tiger sharks feed on swimming pigs in the Bahamas. The night closes with Raging Bulls, where we find out why bull sharks are becoming more aggressive hunters.
On Wednesday, we will see Island of the Walking Sharks and discover what mysterious and weird sharks are still lurking in our waters. Next, we watch as a team tries to find a great white mating ground in Mechashark: Love Down Under. Another team tries to locate a Great White pupping zone in Mission Shark Dome. The night ends with Great White Comeback, where a team tries to solve the mystery of the disappearance of great white sharks on Seal Island.
The fifth night of Shark Week starts with Sharks! with Tracy Morgan. The stand-up comedian and actor bring humor and excitement as we discover some of the most ferocious and weirdest sharks that live in the ocean. Next, we watch Dickie Chivell test his Shark House in South Africa to find out what happened to all the great whites. Following him is Monster Mako Under the Rig where we find out that not all mako sharks are the same. The last new night show is Tiger Queen, where we find out why Turks and Caicos have a large female tiger shark population.
Friday night starts with Jaws vs the Blob. A team of dive experts tries to find out what happens to juvenile great whites when there is a phenomenon known as The Blob. Next, we watch Clash of Killers: Great White vs Mako to see how these two shark species interact during migration. Then it’s Shark Women: Ghosted by Great Whites. In this episode, Alison Towner and her all-female crew try to find the missing great white sharks in South Africa. Will they find them? Let’s watch and find out! After this, you can enjoy The Great Hammerhead Stakeout, where Dr. Tristan Guttridge and James Glancy investigate giant hammerhead sharks in Andros Island.
The last night of new shark content starts with Monsters of the Cape. In this show, Dr. Craig O’Connell and Mark Rackley dive into shark-infested waters to test shark deterrents and see if they work. Next is Sharks in Paradise where Kinga Philipps and Tristan Guttridge go to the Islands of Tahiti to investigate local legends about large tiger sharks. Afterward, enjoy another episode of Jackass Shark Week 2.0 Encore, followed by Shark Rober. The last Shark Week episode has Mark Rober and Luke Tipple test whether sharks can indeed smell blood from a mile away. We can’t wait for the results of this one!
Are you thrilled about Shark Week 2022? It’s only a few days away now! What shows are you most excited about? Do you like the shark-full schedule or were you hoping for more?