Get Out Alive

get-out-aliveThe brand new NZ-set Bear Grylls series Get Out Alive had its American premiere this week.

The NBC series, which was shot on location around Wanaka in the South Island earlier this year, sees Grylls attempting to train contestants in the art of survival in the wilderness while all the while showcasing the stunning environment of the Mount Aspiring National Park.

The premiere got off to a decent start, finishing third in its timeslot in total viewers and second in the adults 18-49 demo.

It finished third behind the reality juggernaut that is The Bachelorette and popular comedy series 2 Broke Girls. Continue reading »

Discovery Channel – Tuesday 22 February, 7.30pm

This brand new series explores ordinary people trapped in a hostile environment. These incredible true stories of escape and survival are told through high octane drama and gripping eye witness testimony. When you stare death in the face, there’s only one rule: To do everything you can to Get Out Alive.