Everything NEW Coming to National Geographic & Disney+ in May 2024

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Everything NEW Coming to Nat Geo & Disney+ in May 2024

Celebrate Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month with Nat Geographic and Disney+! Featuring Asian American and Pacific Islander cultures on National Geographic and Nat Geo WILD, the marathon will begin on May 2nd at 10/9c beginning with “Lost Cities Revealed with Albert Lin”.

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A list of exciting new premiers are set to debut! Starting off with “Billy & Molly: An Otter Love Story” premieres May 6 at 10/9c and streams the next day on Disney+/Hulu.
When a wild otter in desperate need of help washes up on his jetty in the remote Scottish islands of Shetland, Billy, his wife Susan, and their devoted sheepdog Jade find themselves with a unique new member of their family.

Related-Related-National Geographic’s Renews Disney+ Series Limitless with Chris Hemsworth for a Second Season

Official Trailer for Billy & Molly

Next up on the list of premiers is a new season of Gordon Ramsay Uncharted, streaming on May 27th. Gordon Ramsay is back to seek culinary inspiration as he treks around the globe to learn about the cultures, dishes and flavors unique to each location. This season finds the multiple Michelin-starred chef and Ironman athlete cooking for the Jordanian royal family at Petra, braving the Cliffs of Moher in Ireland, exploring Cuba’s hidden cuisine, diving for stone crab in the Florida Keys, herding cattle with Hawaiian cowboys and risking his life to pry gooseneck barnacles off the rocks of Spain’s Galician coast.

Along the way, he meets local experts and food legends, who guide him as he risks life and limb to take part in culinary customs, learn about delicious delicacies and taste the fresh flavors of each region.

“Unlocking Florida’s Keys” premieres May 27 at 9/8c
Gordon takes on the gorgeous and resilient Florida Keys, going to extremes to gather the finest ingredients and recipes of the Conch Republic.

“The Cliffs of Ireland” premieres May 27 at 10/9c
Bathing sheep and scaling cliffs for crab, Gordon traverses land and sea in search of the culinary wonders of Ireland’s stunning Connemara Coast. 


Next on our list is Fiennes: Return to the Wild streaming May 28th. Explorer Sir Ranulph Fiennes and actor cousin Joseph Fiennes trek Canada’s B.C., tackling tough terrain and dazzling scenery. Ranulph shares past triumphs, perilous journeys, and even his Parkinson’s diagnosis, strengthening their bond and forging lasting memories.

“Hell or High Water” premieres May 28 at 10/9c
Ranulph Fiennes and his cousin Joseph travel Canada’s wilderness and reflect on Ran’s epic life and recent Parkinson’s diagnosis.


New episodes of To Catch A Smuggler premier starting May 1st!

“Not My Meth” premieres May 1 at 9/8c
A mother crossing by car with her kids is caught smuggling cocaine in El Paso. AMO shoots out the engine of a boat loaded with coke in Puerto Rico.

“Pots of Coke” premieres May 8 at 9/8c
HSI tracks a shipment of $12.6 million worth of cocaine hidden in gardening pots. CBP seizes illicit ammo and cash traveling to Mexico.

“Coke and the Kids” premieres May 15 at 9/8c
HSI chases fleeing coke smugglers near a school. CBP finds shipments of pills, ketamine and counterfeit cash and stops knockoff shoes at the border.

“New Drug on the Block” premieres May 22 at 9/8c
HSI uncovers a new street drug during a controlled delivery. CBP finds invasive snails in the mail at JFK and 16 kilos of coke in a bumper in El Paso.

“My Big Fat Weed Run” premieres May 29 at 9/8c
CBP finds weed worth $200k inside a passenger’s luggage. HSI in Colombia raids apartment filled with counterfeit sneakers. CBP finds coke in a bumper.


Woof, woof! New Episodes of Better Human, Better dog with Cesar Millan premier on May 3rd!

“Fortress of Fear” premieres May 3 at 9/8c
Driven by their pet parent’s fear, two brothers constantly attack one another, forcing them to be separated in a divided household.

“Fortress of Fear, Part 2” premieres May 10 at 9/8c
Cesar continues his urgent red-zone rehab of two packmate dogs constantly turning violent against one another, driven by their pet parents’ fear.

“Brutal Labradoodle” premieres May 17 at 9/8c
Cesar works with a labradoodle named Harvey, whose fearful nature and lack of leadership leads to aggression toward humans … and the family TV.

“Lighter Love” premieres May 24 at 9/8c
Cesar works with Moose, an overweight pit mix whose health is in jeopardy, and Remy, a miniature poodle whose bad behavior has taken over the balcony.

“Unleashing Independence” premieres May 31 at 9/8c
Stella and Bailey are English bulldogs whose frequent fights cause paraplegic pet mom to fear being left alone with two dogs she can’t control.


More animal fun filled episodes of Critter Fixers will debut on May 4th!

“Vets Helping Vets” premieres May 4 at 9/8c
The docs at Critter Fixer strive to aid the animals of service members, including a wounded search-and-rescue dog and sheep on a veteran-run farm.
“Handle With Care” premieres May 11 at 9/8c
The docs at Critter Fixer “treat both ends of the leash” when patrons arrive with pets in medical trouble, including a puppy, tortoise and chinchilla.
“A Wolf and the Bear” premieres May 18 at 9/8c
The docs at Critter Fixer treat a wolf who’s been shot, help a cat with a long-term virus and perform an emergency C-section to deliver 10 puppies!
“Little Heroes” premieres May 25 at 9/8c
The docs at Critter Fixer attempt to outfit an injured duck with a prosthetic leg and help a lizard with venom that holds a key to combating diabetes


Port Protection Alaska starts on May 7th!

“Don’t Look Back” premieres May 7 at 9/8c
Curly Leach spends some final moments with a very dear old friend, leaving Port Protection for an easier life back on the grid.


Wicked Tuna Episodes Premier on May 5th!

“Coming in Hot” premieres May 5 at 9/8c
Captain Bob Cook puts the fleet on notice when he catches two giant bluefin tuna and moves closer to the top spot in the competition.
“Three-Way Throwdown” premieres May 12 at 9/8c
Captain Tyler McLaughlin is scratched by his cat, forcing him to head in and is further delayed by boat malfunction.
“Triple Threat” premieres May 19 at 9/8c
With the quota dwindling Wicked Pissah and DotCom race to knock Fat Tuna out of the top spot as Bob and his mates fight to extend their lead.
“End of a Sea Monster Season” premieres May 26 at 9/8c
On the season finale FV-Tuna.com, Wicked Pissah, and Fat Tuna battle for the top spot, but monster fish and big money make it anybody’s game. 

Tune in May 2024 for these exciting premier episodes to debut!


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