Reality TV

Exclusive: Esquire Network unveils “Wrench Against the Machine” competition series

Ready, set … wrench! Esquire Network revealed its new competition series, Wrench Against the Machine, will premiere Tuesday, Nov. 15 at 9/8CT. The catchy title makes me think we’re getting a Tom Morello home improvement show. However, that is not the case. What viewers are getting is what Esquire is calling the most grueling, seemingly impossible build challenge in the motorcycle world. During the hour-long episodes, two teams of three expert builders battle head-to-head with only three days and $3,000 to transform basic stock motorcycles into rowdy, riding, works of art. Some of the most prestigious bike builders in the […]

Boundless Canada
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Exclusive Clip: Season Finale Boundless Canada

In the season finale of Esquire’s adventure race series Boundless, the team heads to Canada for a 100km multi-sport race through Ontario’s beautiful Niagara Escarpment. Will the final leg of their trip around the world lead to a breakdown of the team dynamic? We’ll find out in the season finale of Boundless Canada. In this exclusive clip, Hunter and Turbo’s relationship makes a detour to testy-town as they squabble over supplies. Is their spat caused by the stress of competition or the result of months of travel? And will they be able to put their differences aside to compete in — and complete their challenge? […]

Boundless: California
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Exclusive Clip: Pull-ups and Spear-chucking in Boundless California

Tonight on Esquire’s Boundless, the team heads into Hunter’s world at The Spartan World Championships and to get them ready, Hunter leads the team in a little last-minute training. In this exclusive clip, Hunter brings Simon, Rory and Turbo to a CrossFit gym to lend insight into the grueling obstacles that make up Spartan courses. This week, the team will head to Squaw Valley, California for “the Superbowl” of Obstacle Course Racing (ORC): the Spartan Beast World Championship. The event brings together the world’s top OCR athletes on a course that includes 38 brutal obstacles. Boundless: California > Esquire > Tuesday, May 31 at 10pmET/9pm CT

Boundless France
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Exclusive Clip: Boundless France

This week, the Boundless team is heading to the French Alps to take on the world’s hardest mountain bike race. But luckily for Simon, Turbo and Hunter, the race is in Rory’s backyard and she can offer her expertise in the race’s tricky and unforgiving terrain. In this exclusive clip, Rory Bosio takes her teammates up into the Alps — Von Trapp Family-style — for a strategy meeting. And while they may be talking about extreme weather on race day, and the perils of the 140km MB Race Culture Velo, you gotta admit — the view is spectacular! In Boundless: “France 140km […]

Boundless Utah
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Exclusive Clip: Boundless Utah: Moab Biking Mayhem (VIDEO)

In the next episode of Esquire’s adventure race series Boundless, the team heads to Moab, Utah for an adventure that will test their skill and stamina as they mountain bike, kayak, rappel and navigate a difficult 50+ mile course in a single day. The Adventure Xstream Race marks the first time that Simon, Turbo, Rory and Hunter will compete as a four-person team, and they struggle to figure out each other’s race style — and their course map. In this exclusive clip, the race kicks off with a steep uphill climb, but Simon falls behind on his mountain bike. These races are certainly […]

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Exclusive Video: Boundless Gets Bone-Tired in Bone-Dry Chile

Next week, Esquire’s adventure series, Boundless heads to one of the world’s most extreme climates for a 100-mile foot race that challenges the team’s physical and mental strength. In this exclusive clip, Simon Donato explores the unforgiving terrain of Chile’s Atacama Desert’s, one of the driest places on Earth. One stumble on the course of the Atacama Extreme 100 Mile Run, could spell disaster. Elsewhere, Hunter McIntyre and Paul “Turbo”  Trebilcock work together as a team and slip into a good rhythm. Boundless “Chile: Atacama Extreme 100 Mile Run” > Esquire > Tuesday April 26 at 10pm ET/PT

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Comedy

Watch every “Parks and Recreation” episode back-to-back on Esquire Network

Esquire Network wants you to “Treat Yo Self”  with a “Parks and Recreation” marathon this weekend. If you’ve never watched this sitcom led by the joyous Amy Poehler as Leslie Knope or want to relive Chris Pratt’s predominantly pre-box office action star years, now is your chance to dig in. The channel is offering you the unique opportunity to watch all seven seasons and 125 episodes back-to-back starting at 7 a.m. Friday, April 22 through April 24. The comedy ran through February 2015, earning a loyal fan base and award nods. Its cast of characters also included Rashida Jones, Aziz […]

News & Current Events

12-hour Esquire special revisits the O.J. Simpson murder trial using archival press and courtroom footage

Thanks to the recent 20th anniversary of the trial and its verdict, and, particularly, given the current FX series American Crime Story: The People vs. O.J. Simpson, there has been renewed interest in the so-called “trial of the century” — in which former football star O.J. Simpson was accused and eventually acquitted of murdering his ex-wife Nicole Brown Simpson and her friend Ronald Goldman — and its outcome, events that captivated the nation back in 1994-95. If you’re old enough, you may recall all the press reports, and the courtroom drama that played out over the early days of Court TV (which […]

Boundless Season 3
TV News & Program Updates

Exclusive: First Look & Return Date For Boundless Season 3

Esquire Network announced the return date for Season 3 of its extreme sports/adventure travel docuseries, Boundless. The fun returns on April 12 when Spartan-stud Hunter McIntryre and Ultra-runner Rory Bosio join adventure racers Simon Donato and Paul “Turbo” Trebilcock as they compete in the world’s most incredible endurance races. Take a sneak peek at Boundless, Season 3… Adrenaline junkies, endurance athletes, travel lovers and lovers of general bad-assery: take note and prepare to revise your bucket list. Season 3 looks simply spectacular, with new races in cool locations that anyone with a will of iron and legs of steel can try. […]