Running Wild With Bear Grylls
Terry Crews In The Icelandic Highlands+
“Brooklyn Nine-Nine” star Terry Crews joins Bear Grylls on an epic journey across Iceland’s treacherous terrain. Their adventure begins with a heli-ski ride into the mountains, where they must descend a volcanic scree slope without setting off a deadly rock avalanche. Survival is the name of the game for this NFL linebacker turned actor—from trying to cross freezing, violent floodwaters without drowning to finding warm shelter to avoid hypothermia—but nothing can prepare Terry for being tossed out of a plane at 12,000 feet!
Keegan-Michael Key In The Icelandic Lava Fields+
As if right out of a science fiction movie, Bear Grylls swoops in on a jetpack to pick up funnyman Keegan-Michael Key, kicking off their adrenaline-pumping adventure in the lava fields of Iceland. The “Key & Peele” star must put all jokes aside to face some of his greatest fears and conquer the lunar landscape. From a perilous rappel off a sheer 200-foot cliff to an endurance-testing jumar climb, Keegan-Michael is pushed beyond mental and physical limits in a truly life-changing experience.
Danica Patrick in the Moab Desert+
Bear Grylls takes champion racer Danica Patrick out into the Moab desert for some high-octane, pulse-pounding action in the wild. Together they face off against venomous creatures, sheer cliffs and scorching heat as they make their way across some of the harshest terrain around. Still, nothing is more intimidating than the final challenge that leaves even Danica Patrick unnerved.
Danny Trejo in the Moab Desert+
Bear Grylls takes LA icon and living legend Danny Trejo out into the staggering peaks and steep canyons of Arches National Park in Utah. Under scorching temperatures, Bear and Danny climb massive boulders and traverse sheer cliffs in order to reach their extraction. Even Danny’s days in prison can’t prepare the show’s oldest competitor as he squares off against the intense heat and treacherous obstacles of Mother Nature herself
Rainn Wilson in Utah's La Sal Mountains+
Bear Grylls inspires Rainn Wilson to work for it by having him search for hidden caches in the aspen forest and alpine terrain of the La Sal mountains in a time-tested method of mountaineering training. Bear pushes Rainn to the limits of his endurance with dangerous rappels and dizzying climbs, but it’s not until they fish for food that things take a revealing turn in what is definitely the most naked RUNNING WILD in the history of the show!
Anthony Mackie in the Italian Dolomites+
Bear takes Marvel superstar Anthony Mackie to the highest peaks of the Italian Dolomite mountains for an adventure he’ll never forget. Braving freezing conditions, they travel in the footsteps of World War 1 soldiers, conquer sheer cliffs and hunt snow rats. Along the way, Anthony opens up about his career, the passing of his dad and the pressures of being a father in his own right. But being a bona fide superhero doesn’t prepare Anthony for their final ascent up an icy waterfall, where even the smallest slip could lead to disaster.
Bobby Bones and Caitlin Parker in the Sierra Nevada+
In a RUNNING WILD first, Bear takes radio and television personality Bobby Bones back out into the wild, this time with his new fiancé, Caitlin Parker. What better way to set out on the adventure of marriage than a wilderness boot camp with Bear Grylls! Bear tests Bobby and Caitlin’s ability to rely upon each other out in the rugged wilderness of the eastern Sierra Nevada, where they track deadly mountain lions, descend off towering sandstone cliffs, hunt for food under ice-covered cascading waterfalls and find out first-hand what the wild can teach us about the resilience of love.
Rob Riggle In Iceland+
Comedic actor Rob Riggle joins Bear Grylls on an adventure on Iceland's Vatnajokull glacier. Their journey begins with a helicopter ride over "the land of fire and ice", aptly named for constant volcanic activity beneath the surface. Once dropped off, Bear and Rob must navigate a stretch of jagged ice fields, deep moulins, and deep crevasses. Without food or supplies to make shelter, their mission is to find an airdropped emergency cache- without it, there's no way they can survive the frigid night!
Brie Larson In The Pearl Islands+
Captain Marvel herself, Brie Larson accompanies Bear on a jungle adventure across a remote island in the Gulf of Panama. A 48-hour getaway from Hollywood is what this Oscar winner needs, but there's no such thing as a relaxing vacation with Bear Grylls! Their journey starts by jumping out of a helicopter into the ocean. From there, it's a perilous trek through a crocodile-filled mangrove swamp that turns into a dangerous maze as the tide rises. It'll take Bear's bush craft skills and Brie's super powers to complete this adventure!
Zachary Quinto In The Panama Jungle+
Bear Grylls and actor Zachary Quinto race the clock to traverse a dense Panamanian jungle before an impending storm makes landfall. Their adventure begins with a helicopter ride, but once dropped off deep in the brush, they must rely on a primitive navigation technique to help them reach their extraction point- but it won't be easy! From massive cliffs and steep ravines to an underground river cave and an old crashed plane, there are obstacles at every turn!
Cara Delevingne In Sardinia Mountains+
Actress, supermodel, and social media influencer Cara Delevingne realizes a long-held dream of accompanying Bear Grylls on an adventure. Sweeping Cara off her scooter and onto a helicopter, the two ascend into the mountains of Sardinia. At nearly a mile high in elevation, Bear shows Cara how to brave several heart-stopping obstacles including pulling herself across a horizontal line suspended 200 feet in the air and a dangerous waterfall rappel.
Armie Hammer In Sardinia DO NOT USE+
Golden Globe-nominated actor Armie Hammer pairs with Bear Grylls to scuba dive in search of an underwater sea cave reportedly used by smugglers somewhere off the coast of Sardinia. Along the way, Armie battles his paralyzing fear of heights and samples some local delicacies-and things take an unexpected turn when he gets hijacked in the middle of the expedition.
Dave Bautista In Glen Canyon, Arizona+
Bear Grylls takes former WWE world champion and action star Dave Bautista on a super-sized adventure in the Arizona desert. Navigating through perilous canyon descents, brutal falls and the raging Colorado River will be no easy task. With Bear as his tag team partner, Dave is up for the challenge to see if he still has that fight inside - but Mother Nature could prove to be his toughest opponent yet in this match of a lifetime!
Joel McHale In Arizona Slot Canyons+
The often clever, always snarky actor and comedian Joel McHale joins Bear Grylls in the Arizona desert for an adventure unlike any other. They set out to traverse a massive slot canyon in hopes of surviving the wild, but first they have to survive one another! Huge cliffs, nasty food, and unorthodox survival strategies abound in this hilarious misadventure!
Channing Tatum In The Mountains of Norway+
It's been five years since Channing Tatum first appeared on Running Wild, and he's back for more- this time in the wilds of Norway! Their journey kicks off by skydiving into brutal terrain where giant boulder fields and towering cliffs stand in the way of extraction. During their seven-mile trek, Bear tests Channing to see how far he's come as a survivor - from foraging for food to Navy SEAL style cold-water emersion training. Channing even learns the ancient art of trout tickling!
Bobby Bones In Norway Fjords+
On-Air radio personality Bobby Bones joins Bear Grylls for the adventure of a lifetime in a massive Norwegian Fjord! A helicopter ride into the mountains is where their journey begins but from there, danger lurks at every turn - from giant rock domes and deadly bogs to raging rivers with currents strong enough to move cars. On top of that, the only way to reach their extraction is a 300-foot waterfall rappel that leaves even Bobby speechless!
Alex Honnold In The Swiss Alps+
Free Solo rock-climber Alex Honnold joins Bear Grylls for a breathtaking adventure through the Swiss Alps! Alex is no stranger to dizzying heights, but he's not use to falling from them, so Bear kicks off the journey with a skydive into the jagged mountains. From there, it's a six-mile trek through craggy valleys and sheer cliffs where Bear teaches Alex how to survive the wild, but the tables turn when Alex takes Bear on a hair-raising climb!