Georgia Aquarium, which performs a vital function in aquatic conservation all through the world, opens its doorways to Animal Planet’s world audiences with unprecedented entry to the aquatic animals and inner-workings of the Western Hemisphere’s largest aquarium in an all-new sequence, THE AQUARIUM, which premieres Sunday, Might 19th at 8PM ET / PT. The sequence introduces and shares the tales of the wonderful animals who name the 10 million gallons of water on the Georgia Aquarium house, together with rescued southern sea otters, endangered African penguins, rescued California sea lions, and manta rays, amongst others.
THE AQUARIUM additionally paperwork Georgia Aquarium’s ongoing efforts to guard aquatic species within the wild, touring to their very own yard and the world over to assist animals in want. Within the premiere episode, a gaggle of Georgia Aquarium staffers journey to Cape City, South Africa to assist rehabilitate African penguins and help within the launch of a gaggle of penguins again into the wild.
Different animal tales this season embrace Pinkie, a geriatric 13 12 months previous Asian small-clawed otter with a reoccurring nosebleed, which the vet and animal care groups go to nice lengths to diagnose and deal with; a really curious rescued inexperienced sea turtle named Tank who investigates an improve to his habitat; three Harbor seals – Rose, Floyd, and Cerberus – who put together to relocate to a short lived house throughout the Aquarium; an enthralling mismatched duo – Toby, the harbor seal and Hunter, the rescued California sea lion – who just lately turned roommates; and tales of the assorted fish residents corresponding to jellies, piranhas and archerfish, recognized for his or her trait of capturing water from their mouths to knock prey bugs into the water.
THE AQUARIUM is produced for Animal Planet by Left/Proper, a Pink Arrow Studios firm, and Copper Pot Photos. Banks Tarver, Ken Druckerman, Anneka Jones and Michael LaHaie are the manager producers; Jessie Findlay is co-executive producer for Left/Proper. David LaMattina and Chad Walker are the manager producers for Copper Pot Photos. Lisa Lucas is the manager producer, Patrick Keegan is supervising producer and Meredith Russell is coordinating producer for Animal Planet.
About Georgia Aquarium
Georgia Aquarium is a number one 501(c)(three) non-profit group situated in Atlanta, Ga. that’s Humane Licensed by American Humane and accredited by the Alliance of Marine Mammal Parks and Aquariums and the Affiliation of Zoos and Aquariums. Georgia Aquarium is dedicated to engaged on behalf of all marine life by training, preservation, distinctive animal care, and analysis throughout the globe. Georgia Aquarium continues its mission every day to encourage, educate, and entertain its tens of millions of friends in regards to the aquatic biodiversity all through the world by its lots of of displays and tens of hundreds of animals throughout its seven main galleries. For extra data, go to georgiaaquarium.org
About Animal Planet
Animal Planet, certainly one of Discovery, Inc.’s nice world manufacturers, is devoted to creating prime quality content material with world enchantment delivering on its mission to maintain the childhood pleasure and marvel of animals alive by bringing individuals up shut in each method. Obtainable to 360 million houses in additional than 205 nations and territories, Animal Planet combines content material that explores the plain bonds cast between animals and people, optimized throughout all screens around the globe. Within the U.S., Animal Planet audiences can take pleasure in their favourite programming anytime, anyplace by the Animal Planet Go app which options reside and on-demand entry. For extra data, please go to www.animalplanet.com.
Over the past dozen years, LEFT/RIGHT has produced lots of of hours of tv in an awfully eclectic mixture of genres, starting from hard-hitting documentaries to side-splitting comedies, protecting subjects from intercourse to secret societies to stand-up comedy to science fiction to high school segregation. Previous and current productions embrace our Emmy Award-winning tv adaptation of the favored public radio present “This American Life” (Showtime)… to a number of episodes of the award-winning investigative sequence “FRONTLINE” (PBS)… to “The Circus” (Showtime), a fast-turnaround documentary sequence that pulls again the curtain on American politics… to “James Cameron’s Story of Science Fiction” (AMC), which examines and celebrates probably the most dominant style on this planet as we speak… to our upcoming New York Occasions sequence “The Weekly” for FX and Hulu. Our exhibits have been nominated for over 15 Emmy® Awards and have gained a number of awards, together with an Emmy® for Greatest Nonfiction Sequence. Left/Proper is a part of Pink Arrow Studios, a world manufacturing and distribution firm, and is represented by WME Leisure. For extra data, go to leftright.television
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