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The Pickers
Tuesdays 9.55PM SIN/HK

The Pickers

The Pickers
The Tchotchke Queen Of Texas
Pick Pocket
A Man Of Many Hats
The Original Picker
Pleased
Off The Beaten Path

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Best Of: Collecting Cars
From Volkswagens to Fords, it is an oasis of cars as Mike and Frank stumble upon people with the largest collection of cars.
Best Of: Top Cars
From a farm fresh 33 Coupe to a heavy hitting Italian race car, the guys explore their hottest automotive finds.
Upcoming Airings:
  • Tuesday,26 Dec, 2017 - 20:05
  • Wednesday,27 Dec, 2017 - 04:50
  • Wednesday,27 Dec, 2017 - 07:35
  • Wednesday,27 Dec, 2017 - 12:15
  • Sunday,31 Dec, 2017 - 13:35
Best Of: Down & Dirty Digs
One man's trash is Mike and Frank's treasure as they go digging in some of the dirtiest places for rusty gold.
Upcoming Airings:
  • Wednesday,27 Dec, 2017 - 20:05
  • Thursday,28 Dec, 2017 - 04:50
  • Thursday,28 Dec, 2017 - 12:15
Best Of: Extreme Collectors
The guys meet the most unique collectors they have ever encountered, and learn that the most interesting people have the coolest things.
Upcoming Airings:
  • Thursday,28 Dec, 2017 - 20:05
  • Friday,29 Dec, 2017 - 04:50
  • Friday,29 Dec, 2017 - 12:15
  • Sunday,31 Dec, 2017 - 14:30
Best Of: Super Sized Buys
Mike and Frank find the biggest items they have ever picked, but getting these behemoths home is the hardest part.
Upcoming Airings:
  • Friday,29 Dec, 2017 - 20:05
  • Saturday,30 Dec, 2017 - 05:45
  • Saturday,30 Dec, 2017 - 08:30
Best Of: Hard Bargains
Mike and Frank learn that getting what they want is not always easy when they face some of the toughest negotiators on the road.
Upcoming Airings:
  • Saturday,30 Dec, 2017 - 20:05
  • Sunday,31 Dec, 2017 - 00:40
  • Sunday,31 Dec, 2017 - 05:45
  • Sunday,31 Dec, 2017 - 09:25
Best Of: Creepiest Collections
Mike and Frank face their fears as they uncover the most hair-raising items they have ever discovered.
Upcoming Airings:
  • Sunday,31 Dec, 2017 - 20:05
  • Monday,1 Jan, 2018 - 05:45
Bucking Bronco
The guys stumble upon a once-in-a-lifetime find and must make a vital decision. Mike gets highly competitive as he endeavours to save an old piece from Mother Nature.
Another Brick In The Wall
'The King of the Gypsies', who possesses a massive underground stash, interacts with the guys in what turns out to be an awkward meeting.
Tough Nut To Crack
Frank must ascertain whether it is worth paying an unprecedented sum of cash to take home a century-old snack icon. Mike is smitten with a Roaring Twenties roadster.
Sgt. Pickers Lonely Hearts Club
In Illinois, Mike and Danielle stop by an old-school drive-in where they ride a vintage carousel and then uncover an original reel of unique Beatles footage.
Bound for Badness
When a freestyle lands them on the doorstep of a former arms dealer and her Judo champion husband, the guys make a killer back-room deal. Mike goes gaga over photos of Andy Warhol.
Twin At All Costs
On a family compound near NYC, Mike flips for the coin-op elephant in the room and a staggering collection of A-list mannequins leaves him speechless.
Shocked and Loaded
In the back woods of Pennsylvania, the guys pay a high-voltage visit to big-boy-toy collector Morgan, who has machine guns and a two-storey Tesla Coil that shoots out lightning.
High Energy Crisis
The guys have their hands full with a high-strung super-collector who might bounce off the walls. Also, Danielle lands in NYC for a high-stakes auction of rock legend memorabilia.
Going Down?
If the guys can't get a mammoth 1929 Roadster safely down a decaying 100-year-old elevator, they will be $20,000 in the hole. Mike hears hissing coming from beneath a collection.
The Greatest Pick on Earth
After a mammoth pick on a 25-acre homestead, the guys comb through the largest collection of sideshow memorabilia they have ever seen.
Hidden in Plane Sight
The guys explore a stash of ultra-rare motorcycle parts found behind a secret wall. They find the ultimate aviation collectible, a propeller linked to Charles Lindbergh.
Hydro Homestead
The guys try to buy from a super-handyman on a unique homestead, but his deal-making could end the pick before it gets going.
Risks And Rewards
In Detroit, Frank takes a big risk on one of the greatest pieces he's ever seen. Plus, Mike acquires a Purple Heart along with a very special mission.
Concrete Jungle
The guys pick New York City for the first time ever and go back to the future at a sprawling computer store packed with a mind-blowing stockpile of 20th century technological artefacts.
Time Warp
The guys are stunned by a house with storefronts frozen in time, containing a bounty of never-sold stock and a secret bootlegging basement.
Upcoming Airings:
  • Sunday,26 Nov, 2017 - 09:25
  • Sunday,26 Nov, 2017 - 18:10
  • Monday,27 Nov, 2017 - 05:45
Catch-32
The guys have their work cut out for them on a huge property with more custom '32 Fords than they have ever seen in one place, and Danielle attempts an important military mission.
Upcoming Airings:
  • Tuesday,28 Nov, 2017 - 21:55
  • Wednesday,29 Nov, 2017 - 01:10
  • Wednesday,29 Nov, 2017 - 12:15
  • Wednesday,29 Nov, 2017 - 17:20
  • Sunday,3 Dec, 2017 - 09:25
  • Sunday,3 Dec, 2017 - 18:10
  • Monday,4 Dec, 2017 - 05:45
Rock And A Hard Place
The guys get the pick of a lifetime behind the scenes at a famous tourist attraction. Also, a collector in Cape Cod shuts down deal after deal until his wife steps in.
Upcoming Airings:
  • Tuesday,5 Dec, 2017 - 21:55
  • Wednesday,6 Dec, 2017 - 01:10
  • Wednesday,6 Dec, 2017 - 12:15
  • Wednesday,6 Dec, 2017 - 17:20
  • Sunday,10 Dec, 2017 - 09:25
  • Sunday,10 Dec, 2017 - 18:10
  • Monday,11 Dec, 2017 - 05:45
Beer Factor
In the heartland of beer, Frank is surprised to meet an old friend and the guys secretly prepare a surprise build for Danielle.
Upcoming Airings:
  • Tuesday,12 Dec, 2017 - 21:55
  • Wednesday,13 Dec, 2017 - 01:10
  • Wednesday,13 Dec, 2017 - 12:15
  • Wednesday,13 Dec, 2017 - 17:20
  • Sunday,17 Dec, 2017 - 09:25
  • Sunday,17 Dec, 2017 - 18:10
  • Monday,18 Dec, 2017 - 05:45
Divide And Conquer
The guys double-team a packed property to find what they are looking for before nightfall. Mike discovers something living in the attic.
Upcoming Airings:
  • Tuesday,19 Dec, 2017 - 21:55
  • Wednesday,20 Dec, 2017 - 01:10
  • Wednesday,20 Dec, 2017 - 12:15
  • Wednesday,20 Dec, 2017 - 17:20
  • Sunday,24 Dec, 2017 - 09:25
  • Monday,25 Dec, 2017 - 05:45
A Colonel Of Truth
The collection of 'The Colonel', a secretive businessman, who does not like the limelight and has striven to maintain the secrecy of his identity, is picked by the guys.
Tick Tock Pick
At a ranch based in Texas, Mike flips for a VW bus that has been changed into a hunting lodge on wheels. When Frank locates a fabled heirloom, a high-school obsession is rekindled.
One Giant Pick For Mankind
The guys are delighted when they uncover an ex-firefighter's stockpile, which includes an uncommon piece of Space Age history. Meanwhile, Frank's plan goes up in flames.
Picked A Peck Of Pepper
In Texas, Mike and Frank journey to the first Dr Pepper bottling plant and deal with a mega pick there. A warehouse of 50,000 square feet plays host to their tough parleys.
Scrappy Go Lucky
An impassioned collector deals with pressure from his county in California to downsize. The guys chat with him. A roadside intuition generates a windfall of classic cars.
No Stoner Left Unturned
The guys interact with a man whose collections have been exhibited in the Smithsonian. But his private collection is more stupefying.
Upcoming Airings:
  • Tuesday,28 Nov, 2017 - 17:20
Picker's Code
The guys ponder whether a fellow picker who has generously provided them with a lead is a pal or a rival. Later, they struggle to sign a pact with the 'Godfather of Junk'.
Upcoming Airings:
  • Tuesday,5 Dec, 2017 - 17:20
Slim Pickings
An old contention gets triggered between Mike and Frank due to a racetrack linked to an astounding Kentucky estate. Later, the guys find a unique TV relic in North Carolina.
Upcoming Airings:
  • Tuesday,12 Dec, 2017 - 17:20
Planes, Frames And Automobiles
In an antique shop closed since the 70s, Mike and Frank go toe-to-toe with the sibling owners who negotiate for every last dollar. And, the guys come upon a historic aircraft with an amazing backstory.
Upcoming Airings:
  • Tuesday,19 Dec, 2017 - 17:20
The Joy Of Sax
A garage door in Indiana leads to a 1950s wagon Mike can't leave without--if he can sweeten the deal. And on a musical mission from Dani, the guys scour a farm with more than chickens and pigs.
Upcoming Airings:
  • Tuesday,26 Dec, 2017 - 17:20
Biggest Buys
Mike and Frank celebrate some of the priciest deals they've ever made. We look at the top 12 big ticket items that they ever picked, including a Knucklehead & a pair of Nash Healy cars.
Toughest Digs
Mike and Frank look back on their trickiest excavations ever, including relics buried underground and awesome finds trapped under mountains of junk.
Best Of The 70s
The guys take a trip down memory lane in this special episode featuring the grooviest picks from the disco decade.
Best Of The 60s
Mike and Frank look back at their best picks from the 1960s, including a meeting with Captain Kirk and a seat in the original Batmobile.
Like Father, Like Daughter
A retired auctioneer and his daughter have haggling in their blood; Mike has eyes for a long-sought 1930s Cord convertible.
Upcoming Airings:
  • Saturday,23 Dec, 2017 - 08:30
  • Sunday,24 Dec, 2017 - 05:45
  • Tuesday,26 Dec, 2017 - 21:55
  • Wednesday,27 Dec, 2017 - 01:10
  • Wednesday,27 Dec, 2017 - 17:20
Can't Catch A Break
While Mike makes deal after deal, Frank hits a road block with a straight-talking Wisconsin collector who won't budge on prices.
The Superfan
Mike makes a big league offer on an ultra-rare vintage Edison invention, and a mega stash of beer-related memorabilia stokes Frank's Oktoberfest mojo.
Oddities & Commodities
The guys brave a collection that sends chills up the spine at a former gas station transformed into an eccentric home.
Beetle In A Haystack
A lead on an ultra-rare VW beetle turns out to be a true barn find, but it'll take a heavy metal move to bring it home.
Who Is The Rarest Of Them All?
The guys find themselves in Studebaker heaven, and visit a designer with the rarest collection in the Midwest.
On The Road Again
Mike takes an epic Route 66 road trip in an antique convertible to bring the car back to the widow of its previous owner. But the 1930s classic may not make it through the 600 mile journey.
Have Yourself A Merry Pickers Christmas
Mike tries to get Frank into the Christmas spirit while exploring two super packed picks.
Upcoming Airings:
  • Monday,25 Dec, 2017 - 19:10
What's Inside The Vault?
A woman overwhelmed by an incredible inheritance opens the door to a secret vault for the guys. And they meet their match in an 80-year-old rebel who speeds a mini bike around his massive property.
A Few Good Junk Men
The guys stumble on the mother lode of Americana in Maryland. Then, a former garbage man's trash is a real treasure.
This One Stings
Mike makes a mistake in Indiana, and while the guys get a warm reception from a carnie collector in Ohio, the pick brings an unexpected sting.
Full Speedo Ahead
The guys visit a man with a puzzling nickname who hasn't thrown away anything since the 1950s, and isn't willing to start now. And he isn't shy about flaunting his favorite underwear.
Jersey's Jackpot
When the guys do a favor for a friend, what seems like a raw deal becomes a surprising win-win situation. Plus, they get behind a locked door that hasn't been opened in decades.
Frank's Birthday
Frank celebrates his birthday with a picking bonanza. Plus, the guys make a woman's dream come true by brokering a deal to honor her deceased husband.
Signs Of Struggle
Mike struggles to free a massive vintage sign from a tight corner, then the guys strike an impossible deal with the 'Sign Boss'. Back in Iowa, Danielle joins Frank for a final joyride in a 1956 Chevy.
Great Minds Ink Alike
In Louisiana, Danielle calls the shots from HQ when the guys find themselves in over their heads; Frank strikes a side deal that leaves a permanent mark.
The Big Bet
It's Frank vs. Mike in their biggest bet ever, and this time the stakes are personal. Will Frank keep his beard, or get himself a close shave?
Texas Hold 'em
Mike and Frank finally get access to their white whale pick but not-for-sale Dennis earned his nickname for a reason. In Texas, the guys meet a collector who's filled an entire town with his stockpile.
The Empire Picks Back
Mike and Frank use the force to uncover a secret Star Wars stash in California; the guys try to make a deal on a mint '56 Chevy Belair.
The Numbers Game
The guys discover a rare 1930s coupe at Buckey's one-man ranch; and the numbers aren't in Mike's favor when Frank shows off his beautiful mind.
Good & Evel
An Evel Knievel super-fan reveals some of the legendary daredevil's most personal items.
The Georgia Gambler
Mike and Frank try to beat the house against the Georgia Gambler, who plays for every price; Danielle and Robbie stumble on what could be a million-dollar find.
Red, White and Blues
The guys unearth a music jackpot in an old general store, and a hoarder house holds on to its secrets.
The Bundle Brothers
Two brothers are better than one when it comes to negotiating, which has Mike looking to bundle in order to save his bottom line.
Space Oddities
Picking in New Mexico for the first time ever, the guys head straight to Roswell, but take a detour to a Wild West town with a million-dollar item for sale.
Daredevil Duffies
A daredevil stuntman lives up to his legend in New Mexico and Mike looks for some divine intervention on a must-have pick.
Law & Hoarder
A Texas attorney lays down the law by day and by night is a super picker with a wild warehouse of eclectic stuff.
Upcoming Airings:
  • Saturday,25 Nov, 2017 - 08:30
  • Sunday,26 Nov, 2017 - 05:45
Coin-Op Kings
The guys discover the ultimate coin-op man cave hidden on a farm in upstate New York, and Frank hatches a plan to help lonely collectors find love.
Upcoming Airings:
  • Saturday,2 Dec, 2017 - 08:30
  • Sunday,3 Dec, 2017 - 05:45
From Coupe to Nuts
Mike and Frank are unwelcome visitors while freestyling in the Northeast; rehabbing a rare and rusty '33 Ford Coupe.
Upcoming Airings:
  • Saturday,9 Dec, 2017 - 08:30
  • Sunday,10 Dec, 2017 - 05:45
A Man's Home is His Castle
Mike and Frank pick a family that spent 40 years building their very own castle by hand, and a circus collector with a wax museum in his living room.
Upcoming Airings:
  • Saturday,16 Dec, 2017 - 08:30
  • Sunday,17 Dec, 2017 - 05:45
Legend Of The Lost Indian
The guys chase a legend that could be a real buried treasure, and while in Indian country, drop a massive amount of cash on a stash of classic motorcycles.
Enter The Negotiator
The guys are invited to pick a petroliana-packed Vermont property. Later, Mike tackles two major projects in Iowa while Frank and Dave try to buy an ultra-rare cycle car in Florida.
Mad As A Picker
Danielle and the guys kick it into overdrive when they land a high-profile custom pick for Dollywood, the theme park owned by legendary country music star Dolly Parton.
Captain Quirk
Frank and Dave's road trip gets stranger at every turn, from a creepy collection of kitsch to a tugboat that's home to a Captain and his unusual pet. And Mike readies the new shop for its Grand Opening.
Sweet Homes Alabama
Alabama turns up a jackpot of unusual items, including a pricey relic from a legendary plantation home. A small-town Chevy dealership is a time capsule of classic car nostalgia.
Need For Speed
The guys hit pay dirt in Alabama while freestyling at a retro automotive warehouse owned by a true blue racing family. They hit a dead end negotiating against the county's former police chief.
Shock Value
A collector with an unusual taste for high voltage oddities reveals his shocking stash, and Mike and Frank's luck runs cold when they're stonewalled by the Willett brothers.
Raze The Roof
With the roof caving in on his massive family stockpile, a Kentucky collector is motivated to sell whatever he can before it's too late. The mega-pick features a mind-boggling array of awesome stuff.
Alien vs. Picker
Prince Mongo answers to an other-worldly power and commands Mike and Frank to buy, but refuses to quote prices; a man cave full of rare cars, and a freestyle stop in Kentucky reveals two surprise finds.
Big Boy Toys
At a California garage, Mike goes nuts for a must-have retro boat and falls for a micro BMW that could be worth some serious coin. Down the road, the guys pay a return visit to a totally rad radiator shop.
Plymouth Rocks
In car country, Mike falls hard for a 100-year-old turbo-charged hotrod; the guys land some sweet deals at a massive man cave, and Frank rescues a vintage muscle car from a rusty demise.
Rocket Man
Mike and Frank take a joyride in a space-age car custom built by LA's own 'Rocket Man'. This one-of-a-kind creative wiz turns scrap and salvage into steampunk creations that are out of this world.
Virginia Is For Pickers
It's a picking blitz in the state of Virginia, when Mike, Frank, Robbie and Danielle all hit the road to leave no lead unturned.
The More You No
Mike, Frank, Danielle and Robbie continue to double down in Virginia, but hit a roadblock with a seller who won't let go of a one-of-a-kind find.
Thunderdome
It's make or break for the Virginia blitz strategy. Mike and Frank meet a motorcycle legend ready to clear out his high-octane stock. A VIP pass to a unique mancave turns up a rare item that's old and odd.
Auburned Out
Mike takes a gamble on a 1935 Auburn that's either a diamond in the rough or a total dud. The guys tread dangerous ground while picking an Iowa Harley enthusiast.
If You Talk Nice To Me
Mike is on a mission to buy a rare cycle car he's coveted for more than two years, but they have to make it through a gauntlet of coin tosses and sweet talking to seal the big deals.
Grudge Match
It's Frank vs. Mike when the guys take to the track for a grudge match drag race to see who has the fastest ride.
Let's Be Frank
When Frank meets Frank, it's a match made in picking heaven; in Illinois, the guys discover a trove of unusual micro-cars.
Escape To Motor Mountain
The pickers discover a mountain of motorcycles, but it's protected by booby traps; and one stubborn collector stands in the way of the guys and a mega-warehouse mega-pick.
Museum Man
In Indiana, the guys discover a collection so big and rare it's enough to start a one-man museum, but how do you put a price on the priceless?
May The Ford Be With You
Mike and Frank undertake a major excavation to unearth a rare vintage auto that hasn't seen daylight in decades, but could be worth a fortune.
Big Moe
Big Moe's negotiating skills have Mike feeling a bit small; and Pastor Bill lives every day like it's Christmas.
Everything Must Go
The guys are on the trail of two vintage Harleys in Pennsylvania, but Frank gets more than he bargained for when one bike collector takes a liking to him.
The Pickin' Or The Egg
A Maine homestead reveals six generations of secrets, and NASCAR legend Ryan Newman proves that when it comes to negotiating, he's just as tough as Danielle.
Let It Go
Mike and Frank stage a picking intervention in Massachusetts and later, help a collector whose massive stockpile is facing eviction.
The Maineiacs
The guys discover a reclusive octogenarian Maine-iac deep in the north woods, and pay a visit to Timtown--a one-man village with 42 jam-packed buildings.
From A To T
Frank makes a shrewd bid that leads to a big discovery; Mike falls hard for two century-old cars.
A Hard Rain's Gonna Fall
A storm is brewing as Mike & Frank are determined to retrieve an iconic American sports car that's so rare they've never even heard of it.
Red Barn, Black Keys
The Black Keys' frontman Dan Auerbach is set to short circuit Mike's plans to flip a vintage guitar; Sammy has a hard time parting with pieces of his family's history.
Off The Road
Mike and Frank get off the road for a behind-the-scenes look back at their most memorable moments. They've put together a retrospective of some early, never before seen footage of Mike and Frank picking.
The Italian Job: Part 1
In search of a rare race car for an important museum client, the guys travel to Italy for what could be the biggest deal of their lives. Mike's old friend Flavio has a sweet collection of retro motorbikes.
Sicilian Standoff
On the third leg of their Italian adventure, Mike and Frank head south to Sicily. In a treasure-filled home, they try haggling over prices but learn that Sicilian tactics include guilt and espresso!
London Calling
Leaving Italy, the guys drive across the continent to England where they haggle over an iconic red phone booth with a raunchy past. A British eccentric's garage is packed with motorized treasures.
Lead Of A Lifetime
The guys are in Oklahoma to track down the motorbike that once belonged to legendary gangsters Bonnie and Clyde. Down the road, the owner of a salvage yard is notorious for hanging on to everything.
Pam's Labyrinth
Mike and Frank stumble upon a labyrinth of curious finds during a freestyle pick in Missouri. In Oklahoma, they tour a vintage car company where the owner's entire collection of retro relics is for sale.
The Einstein Gamble
A fellow picker and former firefighter gives the guys unprecedented access to his jam-packed barns and sheds in upstate New York. Back in Iowa, the guys get their first glimpse of the new store addition.
KISS And Sell
A costume shop in upstate New York has amassed an entire barn of awesome stuff, including a large stash of KISS memorabilia. Back in Iowa, Mike's 1911 Harley is finally ready for its first test drive.
The King's Ransom
Mike and Frank are in paradise when they unearth an elephant and a life-sized sculpture of Elvis. Danielle gets encouraging news from an appraiser but construction on the store is causing a headache.
For A Few Dollars More
A fast-talking negotiator is determined to get top dollar for every piece of her collection. A local artist has a killer collection of atomic age lamps and pricey glow-in-the-dark sculptures.
Mountain Mayhem
Down the road in Colorado Springs, the boys visit a fellow picker's junkyard home. And while the property is a bonanza of rusty gold, his prices are through the roof.
The Mega-Pick
The deals are flying when a Colorado property turns out to be a mega-pick. Then, the guys visit a one-of-a-kind classic car collection where they bid huge money on a 1961 Messerschmitt.
Backroad Barnstorming
Time has stood still on a sprawling Connecticut dairy farm. After a slow start, the picking is fast and furious. The guys pick one of the biggest barns and uncover ultra-rare skis for a Model T Ford.
Frank's Holy Grail
Scouring a mind-blowing collection of vintage petroliana, Frank breaks a sweat when he uncovers the holy grail of oil cans. Then, the guys get a once-in-a-lifetime invitation to a mammoth Newport mansion.
The Italian Job: Part 2
Mike and Frank are in Italy where they're determined to fill a shipping container with artifacts they'd never find at home. With their translator in tow, they go to an Italian mega-pick.