Get a ringside seat for some of nature's deadliest encounters: losers aren't just KO'd, they're eaten alive. This is the no-holds-barred, real-life world of spiders, scorpions, centipedes...
Runtime: 60 minutes
Monster Bug Wars - Beyond International - Netflix
Beyond International Limited is an international television and film production company with operations in Ireland, the United Kingdom, Australia, and the United States. Listed on the Australian Stock Exchange (ASX: BYI), the company is involved in the creation and international distribution of television, feature films and ancillary products. The company has an extensive television program catalogue of over 5,000 hours and covers all genres including drama, feature films, comedy, children’s, reality, and documentary programs. The company was formed in 1984 to produce the science and technology magazine program Beyond 2000, a commercial reworking of the program Towards 2000 which aired on the public broadcaster ABC. Beyond 2000 was later rebooted in 2005 as Beyond Tomorrow. Other notable programming produced and/or distributed by Beyond include Mythbusters, Deadly Women, Dance Moms, Beat Bugs, Highway Thru Hell and 800 Words.
Monster Bug Wars - History - Netflix
The company was founded by producers Carmel Travers, Iain Finlay and Chris Ardill-Guinness, as well as consultant Phil Gerlach and accountant Mikael Borglund, briefly titled CIC Productions, initially with the intention of making only one program, Beyond 2000 after which the company took its name. The company took responsibility for distributing the series, finding success in selling the program overseas, including to Discovery Channel in America and an American adaptation for FOX. Early programs produced by Beyond include Just For the Record and Jack Thompson Down Under for Network Ten and Chances for the Nine Network. Beyond's relationship with Discovery Channel saw the company commissioned to produce a number of the channel's early programs, including a nine-season run of Invention and eventually the company's most successful program Mythbusters. In 2009, Beyond acquired distribution company Magna Pacific from receivership. In 2013, Beyond formed a joint venture with Seven West Media called 7Beyond to produce programs in North America. 7Beyond shows include My Lottery Dream Home and My Kitchen Rules.
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