Scientist/explorer Pat Spain has investigated some of mankind's greatest oddities, bizarre creatures and mythical beasts. In "Legend Hunter," he continues to feed his avid thirst for adventure and innate curiosity by searching for answers to iconic mysteries. The seven-episode series sees Spain use his scientific expertise and innovative technology to investigate infamous tales of murder, theft and unexplained events. He embarks on a hunt to recover a $20 million stolen Irish fortune, finds new evidence that could reveal the identity of Jack the Ripper and goes on a quest for a werewolf-like creature purportedly in Elkhorn, Wis. He also reopens the infamous Lizzie Borden murder case to find out who really took an ax to her father and stepmother.