Running Wild With Bear Grylls: The Challenge

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Running Wild With Bear Grylls: The Challenge


  1. Sunday 24 September at 06.00pm

    Rita Ora in the Valley of Fire



Season 2
  • Troy Kotsur in the Scottish Highlands


    Bear takes his first deaf guest, Academy Award winning actor Troy Kotsur, on an adventure in the Scottish Highlands. Bear and Troy must find a new way to communicate as they push themselves to the limits traversing perilously steep mountains and raging rivers, but it’s the silence that builds their strongest bond.

  • Bradley Cooper in the Canyons of Wyoming


    Bradley Cooper joins Bear on an adventure through the rugged canyons of the Wyoming Basin. Bear teaches Bradley how to use a grappling hook gun, as well as key mountaineering rope skills, to traverse a series of towering ravines. The two spend the night hanging on the side of a cliff, and on day two, Bradley is faced with daunting challenges during a harsh winter snowstorm.

  • Benedict Cumberbatch on the Isle of Skye


    Bear Grylls takes prolific Marvel superstar and venerated actor Benedict Cumberbatch on an adventure across the Isle of Skye in Scotland. They descend massive sea cliffs and brave freezing waterfalls. Bear teaches Benedict unique survival skills and surprises Benedict by connecting him to a part of his past with a once-in-a-lifetime experience.

  • Cynthia Erivo In The Brecon Beacons Mountains


    Bear Grylls takes singer-actress Cynthia Erivo to the highest mountains in Wales, where Bear trained in the British Special Forces. Bear teaches Cynthia how to rappel into and navigate a labyrinth of caves before they traverse a frigid and thunderous waterfall. On day two, Cynthia uses the skills she learned on day one to embark on her own, find Bear, and make it to their extraction.

  • Rita Ora in the Valley of Fire


    Bear Grylls takes singer-songwriter, actor and designer Rita Ora on an adventure in the Valley of Fire. The journey launches into high-octane action with the pair skydiving from 10,000 feet, plunging them into the desolate terrain. Bear teaches Rita how to navigate, find water, and rock climb, as he prepares her to earn her extraction on day two.

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