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25 Years of Shark Week

Special explores how Steven Spielberg’s 'Jaws' literally changed the world

You might give a second thought to a beach vacation this year—not only is The Discovery Channel celebrating a quarter century of its insanely popular Shark Week, but a pristine new restoration of Steven Spielberg’s Jaws is arriving, as well. Shark Week’s executive producer, Brooke Runnette, tells Bill Newcott how the whole franchise was dreamed up on the back of a cocktail napkin.

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