By Mike Bruno
January 30, 2010 at 09:26 PM EST

UPDATE (2/9/10): Discovery announces that Captain Phil Harris of Deadliest Catch has died

Phil Harris, a ship captain on the Discover Channel series Deadliest Catch, has been hospitalized after suffering a stroke.  Harris has been captain of the Cornelia Marie commercial crab fishing boat featured on the show for the past 18 years. His sons Jake and Josh are also involved in the series as members of his crew.