Eye Of The Hunter™
Kicking off the Sunday evening (8:30PM EST) field sports programming, Q3 2014 on NBC Sports, Eye Of The Hunter™ airs right along with shows like Miranda Outdoors, Hank Parker 3D, Babe Winkleman and 3 Gun Nation. Check out EyeoftheHunter.com for more information!
In the tradition of The American Sportsman; mixed with the real life adventure of programs like Man vs. Wild; Eye Of The Hunter™ entertains viewers with hard-hitting, in-your-face-action and plenty of the real stories behind the hunt. Filmmaker, Tom Opre, and his wife, hunting consultant Olivia Nalos Opre travel from their Montana ranch in search of epic adventures all over the world. Their travels tell the real story of their intense, hard core hunting expeditions. Featuring Extreme Huntress Rebecca Francis, and X-Games and Monster Energy athlete Chris Burandt.
- May 24 – June 28, 2014 7am EST on NBC Sports Network
- August 3 – December 28, 2014 9pm EST on NBC Sports Network
“Tom is edgy. Tom is committed to the outdoors. Tom and his counterparts are the future of communications in the hunting and fishing industry. Tom has shown me his commitment through his tireless efforts to promote the Professional Outdoor Media Association and reach out to young professionals. I’m glad to know folks like Tom are here to fight for the traditional outdoor sports.”
Lee Dovey, Executive Director, Professional Outdoor Media Association
Eye Of the Hunter™ – Hosts
Tom Opre has come a long way since htose days following his outdoor writing father, columnist Tom E. Opre )Detroit Free Press, Field & Stream and Outdoor LIfe), chasing english Setters in the grouse woods or casting a dry fly on the famed “Holy” waters of the Au sable river in Michigan. Opre has been the owner of Tahoe Fils, Ltd., a full service film and video production company, since 1990. He worked on the popular PBS program Michigan Outdoors. From there he went on to work for legendary outdoor filmmaker Glen Lau; to producing documentary films for Shark Week on the Discovery Channel and Alligator for PBS; to directing national TV commercial projects including: Federal Cartridge (Addy Award for Best Sporting Goods Commercial in U.S.), Mathews Archery (Switchback, Z7 Extreme), Aimpoint, Otis Technology, Warn Industries, Berkley, Sea Doo, Polaris ATV, and Chevrolet; to directing and producing extreme sports films; including Extreme Velocity: Sled Heads and Extreme Velocity: Mountains & Mud.