Jungle Hooks was a series hosted by Jeremy Wade. It was the first series that he hosted
Jungle Hooks ran for two episodes, involving the attempted catch and release of the Arapaima and Goonch Catfish in 2002 and 2005 respectively. There was an intended third episode concerning the Alligator Gar, however, it was never made. It was then created as a River Monsters episode.
It was cancelled, and a new and more popular show was launched, River Monsters.
In 2011, along with River Monsters Season 3, the episodes of Jungle Hooks aired again as "River Monsters: The Lost Reels".
- It was Jeremy Wade's first television program.