Captains Johnathan Hillstrand, Andy Hillstrand and Sig Hansen has announced that they have worked out their differences with Discover Channel and will return for a new season of the Deadliest Catch.
As we announced, The Hillstrands left the show after Discovery planned to sue them for millions of dollars when they didn’t show up to film a spinoff show for the series. Hansen, a friend of the brothers quite to show his support for the captains.
TMZ received the following statement from the Captain’s rep:
“We’re happy we worked everything out with Discovery. A deal’s a deal. We’re heading up to Dutch Harbor to start filming the new season of ‘Deadliest Catch’ and hopefully it will be the best one yet.”
The new agreement will ensure “Hillstranded” is completed in the future, that would be the same show the captain’s failed to show up for the first time around.