[07/07/11 - 09:27 AM]
What Happens When Golf Balls Attack? Find Out on Discovery Fit & Health's New Series "Bizarre ER"
The series, which originally aired on BBC3 in the U.K., premieres Saturday, July 16 at 10:00/9:00c.

[via press release from Discovery Health]


--All-New Series BIZARRE ER Airs Saturdays at 10PM ET/PT Beginning July 16 on Discovery Fit & Health--

Snapped bones, blood sucking leeches, and a pencil in the lung? Sound like something out of a horror movie? Think again. Witness some of the most extreme real-life emergency room cases on Discovery Fit & Health's all-new series BIZARRE ER. The series goes behind-the-scenes to explore extraordinary and mind-boggling emergency room adventures. BIZARRE ER premieres on Discovery Fit & Health on Saturday, July 16 at 10PM ET/PT, with new episodes airing every Saturday at 10PM ET/PT.

Discovery Fit & Health has acquired four seasons of BIZARRE ER, which originally aired on BBC3 in the UK. The first season of BIZARRE ER features the following U.S. premiere episodes to air on Discovery Fit & Health throughout July and August:

When Golf Balls Attack

U.S. Premiere: Saturday, July 16 at 10PM ET/PT

A golfer smashes the ball straight into his girlfriend's teeth; a student gets trapped under an engine transmission; and a man falls into an industrial cement mixer.

Snapped Bones

U.S. Premiere: Saturday, July 16 at 10:30PM ET/PT

A man gets a fishing weight buried inside his eye socket; a round of arm wrestling snaps one man's upper limb like a twig; and a man severs his spine.

Blood-Sucking Leeches

U.S. Premiere: Saturday, July 23 at 10PM ET/PT

A man slips with his scissors and gouges his groin; and bloodsucking leeches are stuffed into a woman's mouth to keep alive a transplanted tongue.

Anchors Awry

U.S. Premiere: Saturday, July 23 at 10:30PM ET/PT

A fisherman is in danger when an anchor is swung into his groin; surgeons operate on a five-year-olds nose to remove a life-threatening lego; a man's foot is engulfed by pus-filled boils; and a boy ends up with toes on his hands due to a freak accident.

An Extreme Fracture

U.S. Premiere: Saturday, July 30 at 10PM ET/PT

A shoemaker stitches up her thumb; a boy melts his pants as he tries to put out a sparkler; and a toilet falls off the back of a truck onto a man's foot.

Animal Attacks

U.S. Premiere: Saturday, July 30 at 10:30PM ET/PT

A vet is attacked by a cat during a routine neutering; chef eyes are mysteriously being fried in the kitchen; a man is gored by a cow; and a keg falls on a bartender's foot.

A Pencil in the Lung

U.S. Premiere: Saturday, August 6 at 10PM ET/PT

A boy walks around for six weeks not knowing a pencil has punctured his lung; a prized dog breaks his owner's nose; a man's ear is bitten off in a fight; a patient's body is engulfed by giant red spots; and a builder splits his knee in half.

BIZARRE ER is produced by Maverick Television.

  [july 2011]  


[10/26/16 - 03:23 PM]
Lifetime Partners with "The View" for Primetime Event Program, "The View Live Election Special"
The special will feature "The View's" co-hosts from their set with a live studio audience, election-themed Hot Topics, interactive election activities and up-to-the-minute results from key battleground states.

[10/26/16 - 02:01 PM]
Freeform Says Farewell to "Pretty Little Liars" with an Exclusive One-Hour Tell-All Following the Series Finale
Troian Bellisario, Ashley Benson, Lucy Hale, Shay Mitchell and Sasha Pieterse, as well as executive producer I. Marlene King, will sit down for an hour long unbarred and uncensored tell-all after show.

[10/26/16 - 01:31 PM]
Video: Showtime(R) Releases Poster and New "Presidential" Teaser for Stephen Colbert's Live Election Night Special
On election night, Colbert will be reacting in real-time to the election results as the state by state returns come in, making it the perfect election night destination for people who want to see all the latest news, without actually having to watch the news.

[10/26/16 - 12:45 PM]
New Comedy "The Mick," Starring Kaitlin Olson, to Premiere Sunday, January 1, After NFL Doubleheader, on FOX
The series will then regularly air Tuesday nights following "New Girl."

[10/26/16 - 11:42 AM]
Samantha Bee Interviews Her First Male President, Barack Obama
Said installment of "Full Frontal with Samantha Bee" airs Monday, October 31 at 10:30/9:30c on TBS.

[10/26/16 - 11:00 AM]
Starz Adds Michael Nyqvist, Nazanin Boniadi, Nicholas Pinnock and Sara Serraiocco to Spy Thriller "Counterpart"
The espionage thriller with a metaphysical twist also stars Oscar(R) winner J.K. Simmons, Olivia Williams and Harry Lloyd.

[10/26/16 - 10:32 AM]
Weinstein Television's Epic Scripted Event Series "Waco," Lands on Spike TV
Previously announced in August, the six-part event series is based on the harrowing true story of the 1993 FBI siege of a religious sect in Waco, Texas that resulted in the deadly shoot out and fire.

[10/26/16 - 10:32 AM]
"Broad City" Original Series Soundtrack Available Friday, October 28 via Milan Records in Association with Comedy Central Records
The album artwork and packaging is designed by artist Mike Perry, who is also the creator of the animated show opener for "Broad City," and features an insert with spliff-rolling instructions.

[10/26/16 - 10:23 AM]
The CW Gets Into the Spirit with Its Schedule of Upcoming Holiday Specials
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[10/26/16 - 10:09 AM]
WGN America's Hit Supernatural Thriller "Salem" Returns Halloween Week Wednesday, November 2 at 9:00 PM ET/PT
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[10/26/16 - 09:26 AM]
Tuesday's Broadcast Ratings: World Series Opens on Top for FOX
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[10/26/16 - 09:01 AM]
Disney Begins Production on New "Muppet Babies" Series, Slated to Debut in Early 2018
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[10/26/16 - 09:00 AM]
Esquire Network Teams Up with Nick Offerman and the Movember Foundation to Throw a "'Stache Bash" to Raise Awareness of Men's Health
Take a look at Nick chatting about moustaches and tune in to the marathon to see the best of the beards and flavor savers.

[10/26/16 - 08:56 AM]
Travel Channel Says Week of December 25 Is the Perfect Time for a "Chill-cation"
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[10/26/16 - 08:32 AM]
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