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Dirty Jobs 

Follows the exploits Mike Rowe as he performs various dirty and dangerous jobs in Australia.
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Nominated for 5 Primetime Emmys. Another 2 wins & 2 nominations. See more awards »

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Mike Rowe ...  Himself - Host 166 episodes, 2005-2012
David M. Barsky David M. Barsky ...  Himself 71 episodes, 2005-2012
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Follows the exploits Mike Rowe as he performs various dirty and dangerous jobs in Australia.

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I can smell it now.

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19 July 2005 (USA) See more »

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Dirty Jobs with Mike Rowe See more »

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Mike Rowe: I don't see what can possibly go wrong.
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Alternate Versions

Canadian broadcasts on Discovery Channel Canada usually omit the request for submissions at the end of each episode. See more »

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Referenced in Returning the Favor: Alton's Toy Story (2018) See more »

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We Care A Lot
(uncredited)
by Faith No More
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Forget "Survivor" or "The Apprentice" - THIS is reality TV.
17 September 2005 | by AmericanPanascopeSee all my reviews

This is a show I've wanted to see happen since I was in middle school - more or less. This show is awesome. The people who do the jobs we'd rather not think about finally get their dues in this brilliant show from the creators of "Mythbusters". Host Mike Rowe injects some great observational humor into the proceedings, without being insulting to those brave men (and the occasional he-woman) who take part in these dirty jobs.

You actually watch this show with a sense of reverence rather than in a totally grossed-out state. Rowe and his crew, rather than spending their time being totally freaked out, turn each outing into a fun little adventure. And wouldn't you know it, Mr. Clean sponsors this show.

Check this show out before it goes off the air (God forbid that should happen anytime soon). This is a really unique, entertaining, and fascinating show.


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