National Geographic ChannelNat Geo WildNat Geo PeopleNat Geo People


He’s been living surrounded by domesticated lions for years. Kevin lies down with them, pets them, takes care of them and travels long distances along with them. Convinced that animals cannot be domesticated through stick and chain strikes, he’s been using other techniques since their tender childhood to get in touch with them. The compassion, trust and even love he feels for those animals - considered as the most dangerous of the world - enabled him to create his own language. He claims an instinctive approach of those animals which led to the fusional relationship they share. This documentary will drag the spectator into the intimacy of this astonishing, “extra-ordinary” relationship. In South Africa, where wild beasts are the victims of poachers and dream sellers, Kevin Richardson tries to denounce those downward slides and protect the kings of savanna he knows better than...
Read More

The Lion Whisperer on Facebook

Get news on your profile
  • Find out more here!

    Celebrated as one of the greatest athletic feats of any kind, Honnold’s climb set the ultimate standard: perfection or death.

  • Big Cat Quiz

    Find out here

    Go on the hunt to determine which aspects of your personality reveal the Big Cat that roars from within.