‘Wicked Tuna: Outer Banks’ Adds OBX Boat Reels of Fortune

Posted By on July 15, 2015

The upcoming second season of Wicked Tuna: Outer Banks (formerly Wicked Tuna: North vs. South) will feature some returning favorites as well as some new additions to the cast, including the Reels of Fortune, captained by Outer Banks local Charlie Griffin, who is appearing on the show for the first time.

On the heels of its fourth and highest-rated season of flagship hit series Wicked Tuna, National Geographic Channel once again pits Gloucester’s finest against the best Southern fishermen in the second season of the spinoff series Wicked Tuna: Outer Banks, filmed on the Outer Banks, North Carolina, premiering on Sunday, July 19, at 9pm.
The full cast of Wicked Tuna: Outer Banks includes fan favorite and fourth-season Wicked Tuna champion Captain Dave Marciano and first mate Jay Muenzner of the Hard Merchandise; Captain Tyler McLaughlin and Co-Captain Paul Hebert of the Pinwheel; and Captain T.J. Ott of the Hot Tuna, representing Gloucester against the Outer Banks’ own Captain Greg Mayer, last season’s champion and captain of the Fishin’ Frenzy; Captain Britton Shackelford of the Doghouse; local legend Charlie “Griff” Griffin of the Reels of Fortune, and Captain Tami Gray of the Reel Action, who helms the series’ first all-female boat. 
Wicked Tuna: Outer Banks Season 2 premieres on Sunday, July 19, at 9pm on NatGeo. Click HERE for all of our Wicked Tuna coverage!
NatGeo has released two new promo videos for the show, which introduce viewers to Griffin and his crew. 
You can watch Captain Charlie Griffin give a tour of the Reels of Fortune and meet his crew, competing for the first time on the upcoming season of Wicked Tuna: Outer Banks, in the players below!

Will you be watching? Give us your thoughts in the comments!

Stay tuned to OBXentertainment.com and be sure to follow us on Twitter for more updates on this locally filmed TV series, as we countdown to the premiere of Season 2 of Wicked Tuna: Outer Banks!

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Posted by Matt Artz

This article has 2 comments

  1. Love the show!! What brand of sunglasses with the side blinders is Capt. Charlie Griffin wearing? Had a similar pair by Nikon with the same looking blinders that saved my eyesight when the boat I was on blew up and sent a piece of debris from the engine right into the right lens back in 2008.

  2. My name is Dean. And I got a 46 Newman that I just put a greenstick on this year which took forever. And I’m looking for some advice. My phone number is 860-250-0994 if you have time I could use some advice thank you.


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