Fiennes: Return to the Wild – Hell or High Water (Nat Geo UK, Sunday 26 May, 2024)

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The upcoming episode of Fiennes: Return to the Wild, titled “Hell or High Water,” airs on National Geographic UK on Sunday, May 26, 2024. In the episode, celebrated actor Joseph Fiennes joins his cousin, renowned explorer Sir Ranulph Fiennes, as they embark on an adventurous journey through British Columbia, Canada.

Together, they navigate challenging landscapes and immerse themselves in the stunning natural scenery of the region. Along the way, they discuss Sir Ranulph’s remarkable life, including his historic triumphs and perilous expeditions. The conversation also turns to a more personal topic as they address Sir Ranulph’s recent Parkinson’s diagnosis, using this shared experience to strengthen their familial bond and create lasting memories.

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“Hell or High Water” marks the first episode of Fiennes: Return to the Wild, a documentary series that explores the fascinating life and adventures of Sir Ranulph Fiennes, known as ‘the greatest living explorer.’ The series examines his extraordinary exploits and the challenges he has faced, offering audiences a unique perspective on his legendary career.

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Fiennes: Return to the Wild: Hell or High Water airs Sunday, May 26, 2024, at 8:00 PM on National Geographic UK.

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