Caribbean Pirate Treasure: Series 1
Philippe Cousteau follows in the footsteps of his grandfather, famed deep-sea explorer Jacques Cousteau, as he sets sail on the Caribbean to investigate tales of lost treasure. Joined by his wife, Ashlan, a journalist and passionate environmentalist in her own right, Philippe explores the crystal blue waters of Antigua, Belize and the Dominican Republic, among other destinations, which hold countless stories of shipwrecks.
Part 1: St. Thomas: The Greatest Pirate Story Never Told
Philippe and Ashlan Cousteau head to St. Thomas to learn more about Jean Hamlin, a sadistic pirate who may have left a vast fortune on the sea floor. Their investigation uncovers a secret society of divers who lead them to a shocking discovery.
Part 2: Ship Sinker: Lighthouse Reef in Belize
Philippe and Ashlan visit Belize to explore the Great Blue Hole, a stunning wonder of the world. They then head to a private island to investigate a modern-day treasure map that could reveal hidden clues to the area’s pirate past.
Part 3: Antigua: The Lost Treasure of the Pirate Prince
Ashlan and Philippe arrive in Antigua to track down new rumors about pirate Prince Rupert’s missing treasure. They follow their investigation across the island into dangerous waters that reveal a clue that may change history.
Part 4: Lost in Texas: Spanish Galleons of 1554
Ashlan and Philippe join with local experts in the hunt for clues about a missing treasure from 1554 on South Padre Island, Texas. Their mission takes them from dangerous waters to lethal quicksand in search of answers.
Part 5: Silverbank: The Unsolved Cousteau Wreck
Philippe and Ashlan Cousteau journey to one of the world’s deadliest reefs to complete a mission that Philippe’s grandfather could not. The expedition brings them face-to-face with danger, disaster and ultimately redemption.
Part 6: The Buzzard’s Lost Booty in St. Croix
Ashlan and Philippe arrive in St.Croix to investigate the scenic island’s rich pirate history and its link to the lost treasure of an infamous pirate known as “The Buzzard.”