'Gold Rush' Season 4 premiere: Todd Hoffman on the run for riches in Guyana

In the new season launching Friday (Oct. 25), Discovery's "Gold Rush" is following the sagas of now-veteran gold miner Todd Hoffman and his crew in Guyana, South America; and teen-age Parker Schnabel, who's teamed up with the legendary Tony Beets to mine in Canada's Klondike region.Speaking to Zap2it in mid-October, Hoffman is now back from the jungle and home in Oregon."I'm back for a while," he says. "I try to spend as much time as I can with the kids and re-engage my family after being away for so long."Airing after a new episode of the behind-the-scenes show, "Gold Rush: The Dirt," the two-hour season premiere is called "Queen of Diamonds," and Hoffman says, "Queen of Diamonds is the name of a property in Guyana, OK?"Asked if the name hints at the presence of more than gold, Hoffman says, "Well, I can't really say too much, but you probably wouldn't name it that if there...



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