Skip to main content


Wicked Tuna

The most skilled fishermen test themselves in the freezing waters of the North Atlantic to find the rare bluefin tuna fish.


Season Season 3 Episode Guide

1 - Wicked Return, The

The Wicked Return: Last season's leaders duke it out, while a captain from their past arrives, bent on eclipsing them. (S3, ep 1)

2 - Checkmate

Checkmate: After fishing alone McLaughlin realises that he needs help, so he brings two college friends on board who lack fishing experience. (S3, ep 2)

3 - Into The Storm

Into the Storm: The fish might be biting but there's a major storm looming. Putting their boats and crews' safety on the line, the Gloucester fisherman head out into danger. (S3, ep 3)

4 - Operation T.U.N.A

Operation T.U.N.A: Fishing for bluefin can be a dirty business. And it's about to get even dirtier as Captain Dave Carraro starts spying on his rivals. (S3, ep 4)

5 - Bite Fight

Bite Fight: It's week five and Pinwheel's Tyler McLaughlin has only caught one fish. He hopes a fave fishing spot can save him, so is in for a shock when a rival beats him there. (S3, ep 5)

6 - Mission: Fishin!

Mission: Fishin!: It's tough at the top for Captain TJ Ott and his crew as the other boats prove they'll do anything to topple the leaders. (S3, ep 6)

7 - Bad Latitude

Bad Latitude: A lull in tuna causes tensions to rise among the Gloucester fleet. Tempers flare as the captains grow desperate to provide for their families and crew. (S3, ep 7)

8 - Battle Royale

Battle Royale: Captain Carraro fights to maintain his fragile lead over TJ Ott's crew. But with tuna scarce, the competition is about to get even tougher. (S3, ep 8)

9 - Brotherly Shove

Brotherly Shove: It's week nine in the competition and things get heated between the Hebert brothers. Desperate for tuna, the captains start getting creative. (S3, ep 9)

10 - Blue Grit

Blue Grit: The fleets feel the pressure as the clock ticks down on the fishing season. And when times get tough, it takes real nerve to bring home the bluefin. (S3, ep 10)

11 - Tuna Beta Kappa

Tuna Beta Kappa: The crew abandon their bluefin battle when the coastguard call them to help a boat in distress. Two men are overboard and need help. Fast. (S3, ep 11)

12 - Bad Blood

Bad Blood: Time is tight, and the Gloucester fleet is desperate for a huge catch. Under pressure, old grudges flare between the captains. (S3, ep 12)

13 - Sharks And Recreation

Sharks and Recreation: FV-Tuna sail into the lead with just three weeks to go. As the other boats fight for second, a shark causes major panic on board The Hot Tuna. (S3, ep 13)

14 - Mighty Bite, The

The Mighty Bite: With just two weeks of the fishing season left, the contest heats up as the Gloucester captains race to bring in record hauls. (S3, ep 14)

15 - Reckoning, The

The Reckoning: With just one week left, the Gloucester fleet gets set for a final showdown as the North Atlantic bluefin fishing season draws to a dramatic close. (S3, ep 15)

Season Season 4 Episode Guide

1 - First Blood

First Blood: The new fishing season kicks off in Gloucester, Massachusetts, and every captain in the fleet wants to land the coveted first catch. Who will strike it lucky? (S4, ep 1)

2 - Anchor Anger

Anchor Anger: Tensions between rival captains Carraro and McLaughlin finally boil over. Plus, TJ and Dave put their new crew members through the wringer. (S4, ep 2)

3 - Bluefin Beatdown

Bluefin Beatdown: Feud reignited, Carraro and McLaughlin go head-to-head for the number one spot. On Hot Tuna, meanwhile, rookie Mike Ott tries to prove his worth. (S4, ep 3)

4 - Harpoon Hellraising

Harpoon Hellraising: It's week four of the season and Captain Paul Hebert is still fighting to reel in his first tuna. Greg Chorebanian steams into Gloucester on a mission. (S4, ep 4)

5 - Go Hard Or Go Home

Go Hard Or Go Home: A sudden storm engulfs the fleet, forcing each captain to decide whether the risk of staying out on the water is worth the potential reward. (S4, ep 5)

6 - Bent Rods And Broken Hearts

Bent Rods And Broken Hearts: The veterans fight to turn their seasons around as the competition hits week nine. A new deckhand sets out to prove his worth on (S4, ep 6)

7 - Maine Event, The

The Maine Event: It's decision time for the Gloucester captains as they must choose between taking a long trip to where the fish are biting or taking their chances inshore. (S4, ep 7)

8 - Battle At Midway

Battle At Midway: One mate struggles to decide whether to keep fishing or quit as the crews hit the halfway point in their gruelling season on the seas. (S4, ep 8)

9 - Wicked Pissed

Wicked Pissed: Having only caught three tuna, Captain Paul Hebert is struggling to keep hold of his job. Captain Dave Carraro and battle to get back into top spot. (S4, ep 9)

10 - When Push Comes To Shove

When Push Comes to Shove: With only six weeks of fishing left, the teams are being pushed even harder by their captains. fight to stay in pole position. (S4, ep 10)

11 - Three's A Charm

Three's A Charm: With just five weeks of the competition left, bad luck, bait problems and big egos plague the fleet as the captains vie to be top of the leader board. (S4, ep 11)

12 - Triple Crossed

Triple Crossed: Captain TJ Ott gives Dave Carraro a hot tip. But can it help him make up for last week's poor performance? (S4, ep 12)

13 - Tuna Trifecta

Tuna Trifecta: With just three weeks left to fish, it's proving the closest race in Wicked Tuna history. With every bluefin caught, a new frontrunner threatens to emerge. (S4, ep 13)

14 - Knock Out Punch

Knock Out Punch: With just two weeks remaining, the Gloucester crews are locked in a tight race. It's clear that none of the teams are prepared to go down without a fight. (S4, ep 14)

15 - Bait And Switch

Bait And Switch: Hard Merchandise hold the lead as the final week begins. But with a single tuna worth up to $20,000, the fight for first place will go down to the wire. (S4, ep 15)

17 - Too Close To Call

Too Close To Call: Just one or two fish is all that separates the top four boats as the crews enter the final five days of the Atlantic bluefin tuna season. (S4, ep 17)