Chasing Monsters


36 x 60’

Year of Production

2015 – 2019

Production Company

Untamed Productions

Commissioned By

Evasion Canada


HD & 4K

Up close with the planet's most dangerous underwater creatures

Join extreme adventurer Cyril Chauquet as he ventures into a world of mysterious and dangerous underwater creatures. From diving with a giant tiger shark in the Bahamas to dodging man-eating crocodiles while on the hunt for Africa’s largest freshwater fish, this adrenaline-packed series takes the viewer on an incredible adventure. Cyril explores the oceans, rivers and lakes of the globe to find the biggest fish he’s ever faced in some of the most remote areas of the world.

Series 3

From surviving the rugged Amazon jungle, to finding some of the most dangerous fish in the world, this new season of Chasing Monsters finds extreme angler and adventurer Cyril Chauquet plunging even deeper into the world of mysterious and dangerous underwater beasts. In this series he tracks down the giant black piranha and the heart-stopping electric eel, goes scuba diving with massive caimans in Argentina's remote marshes and searches the Gulf of Mexico's murky waters for a frightening, unidentified creature!

Series 2

This adrenaline-packed series takes us on an incredible adventure to discover these amazing creatures and the remote areas of the world where they lurk, and seeks to answer mysterious questions along the way. Do barracudas really attack humans? Why do Gulf sturgeons jump and injure boaters? Can massive sharks and giant blue fin tuna be protected? With the help of passionate local experts, Chasing Monsters answers these questions and more as Cyril explores the oceans, rivers and lakes of the globe to find the biggest fish he’s ever faced.

Series 1

Chasing Monsters takes us on a mission to seek out colossal and dangerous underwater creatures in the most remote corners of the planet. From the shark-infested waters of Florida to the rug¬ged Brazilian Amazon, monster fish adventurer Cyril Chauquet tests the ferociousness of the alligator gar, fights huge catfish with his bare hands and battles with giant Mexican sailfish. This series explores the fascinating stories behind the elusive monster fish living in the hidden depths of the planet’s oceans, lakes and rivers and the adrenaline packed journeys to catch them!

Series 1: 12 x 60’ 2015
Series 2: 12 x 60’ 2016
Series 3: 6 x 60’ 2018 (available in 4K)
Series 4: 6 x 60’ 2019 (available in 4K)