Saving A Species

ANIMAL PLANET – Sunday 11 January, 8.30pm

In this multiple Emmy nominated Saving A Species series of specials, acclaimed actress Natalie Portman (Star Wars) journeys deep into Rwanda’s rainforest in search of the rare Mountain Gorilla.  There are only a few hundred of these spectacular creatures left in the wild and their survival depends on a committed conservation effort.  World renowned animal expert and conservationist Jack Hanna is Natalie’s guide as we follow their trek to learn more about this amazing endangered species.