Ghost Hunters, which recently entered its ninth season, is a reality-TV anomaly. The successful paranormal investigation series has been inspecting ghostly haunts for many, many years, far outlasting its competitors and easily taking the top spot for the sub genre.
On Wednesday, Oct. 22 at 9 p.m., Syfy airs the special 200th episode, featuring Jason Hawes, Samantha Hawes, Amy Bruni and even a surprise visit from former cast member Grant Wilson. The Atlantic Paranormal Society (TAPS), first started by Jason Hawes and Wilson, has a full investigating plate this season.
Bill Wallauer has one of the coolest jobs on planet earth. Since 1992, he’s been working with Jane Goodall and her research institute to study and record chimpanzee behavior in Gombe National Park, Tanzania. The documentarian’s footage has been used for many TV programs, and some of his best work will be showcased Tuesday, Oct. 21 at 8 p.m. on Animal Planet as part of a special called The Real Apes of the Planet.