During David Attenborough's filmmaking career spanning 60 years, there have been unparalleled changes both in the natural world, the understanding of the planet and the techniques used in filming. He takes a very personal journey in this three-part series through the six decades and the massive developments he has witnessed. In episode one, Life on Camera, he looks back on the iconic animal encounters which have shaped his career from the early black-and-white Zooquest days when he had to describe the colour of the animals he filmed, to a close encounter with a lion pride in pitch darkness.
Attenborough: 60 Years in the Wild. BBC2: 9.00pm
Sign up to our weekly TV mail
No spam, just great tv news & highlights.
Story by Sheena McGinley | 16:27 | Friday 16th November 2012 | TV Highlights
Apple Tree Yard
If you’re a fan of BBC dramas based on literary adaptations (and you have to admit, the channel typically does them...BBC One |
Call the Midwife - NEW
Fans of the BBC period drama were delighted to hear last year that, thanks to high ratings, Call the Midwife was...BBC One |
Dancing with the Stars
Dancing with the Stars are done with the niceties and it's time to make this shindig a competition, as tonight the first...RTE One |
Striking Out - FINAL
It's already the last episode of the series in Amy Huberman and Neil Morrisey's Irish legal drama, but no doubt it will be...RTE One |
Channel 4: 9.00pm
Season six of Homeland kicks off tonight on Channel 4 and picks up several months after the dramatic events of season five,...
Channel 4: 10.05pm
Another chance to see this cult classic of the nineties ahead of its sequel which is out this week. Based on Irvine Welsh's...