Articles about Bear Grylls

Edward Michael Grylls OBE, widely known as just Bear Grylls, is a British adventurer, TV presenter, writer, and businessman born on June 7, 1974. His first television appearance was through an advertisement for Sure deodorant, which featured his ascent of Mount Everest. He is widely recognized for his television series 'Man Vs. Wild', which initially ran from 2006-11. He did several wilderness survival television series in the UK and the US that helped him rise to popularity. Some of them include 'Running Wild with Bear Grylls' and 'The Island with Bear Grylls'. In 2009, at age 35, he was named the youngest-ever Chief Scout of the United Kingdom and Overseas Territories. In 2018, he also became the first Chief Ambassador for The World Organization of the Scout Movement. Also, Grylls has written several books, including 'Facing Up' (UK)/The Kid Who Climbed Everest (US), 'Born Survivor: Bear Grylls', and 'Bear Grylls Outdoor Adventures', among others. In 2012, he released his autobiography titled 'Mud, Sweat, and Tears: The Autobiography'. Notably, in 2019, he was appointed Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) to honor his services to the media, young people, and charity.

08 Jul 2022

'Ranveer vs Wild with Bear Grylls': Singh unlocks audacious persona

India's first interactive special Ranveer vs Wild with Bear Grylls hit Netflix on Friday.

10 Jun 2022

'Ranveer vs Wild with Bear Grylls': Netflix drops 'interactive' teaser

Bollywood actor Ranveer Singh will collaborate with the famous Man vs Wild adventurer Bear Grylls now!

30 Jun 2021

Ranveer Singh-Bear Grylls's 'adventure outing' to mark actor's digital debut?

After Akshay Kumar, Rajinikanth and PM Narendra Modi, it's now Ranveer Singh's turn to collaborate with renowned adventurer Bear Grylls.

11 Sep 2020

Narendra Modi
Move over "elephant poop tea," Akshay drinks cow urine everyday

Just days after a teaser clip for Akshay Kumar's upcoming Into The Wild episode showed him sipping on what they call "elephant-poop tea," the 53-year-old actor has revealed that he drinks cow's urine "for Ayurvedic reasons" every day.

Entertainment round-up: Bollywood mourns loss of Pranab Mukherjee, more

On Monday, Bollywood celebrities took to social media to mourn the loss of former President and Congress party veteran Pranab Mukherjee, who passed away this evening at the age of 84.

31 Aug 2020

Narendra Modi
New 'Into The Wild' teaser features Akshay and "elephant-poop tea"

A fresh teaser of the upcoming special episode of Bear Grylls's Into The Wild featuring Bollywood star Akshay Kumar is now out.

09 Mar 2020

Narendra Modi
John Oliver slams Hotstar for censoring his episode on Modi

Quite recently, Hotstar, one of India's leading streaming companies, blocked the release of a fresh episode of comedian and TV host John Oliver's satirical news show Last Week Tonight, which was critical of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his policies.

19 Feb 2020

Bear Grylls teases motion poster of special episode with Rajinikanth

Thalaiva is all set to make his television debut.

25 Aug 2019

#MannKiBaat: PM Modi reveals how he communicated with Bear Grylls

The one question that Prime Minister Narendra Modi couldn't evade in the past two weeks was- how he conversed with the British star anchor Bear Grylls on Discovery channel's recently-released Man vs. Wild episode, while speaking in Hindi?

29 Jul 2019

Modi features in 'Man vs. Wild'. Now, we've seen everything!

In case you didn't know, Discovery channel's Man vs. Wild is a show about surviving in adverse situations. The star-anchor of the show, Bear Grylls, goes to unchartered territories to teach everyone what to do if one gets stuck in the wilderness.

30 Mar 2019

Know the best movies, series releasing on Netflix in April

One can always trust Netflix to keep things exciting. Its schedule for April has already been released and it seems quite interesting.

29 Aug 2018

Facebook launches its video-on-demand service, Watch, globally

Last year, Facebook had launched its video-on-demand (VOD) service, called 'Watch', in the US that would let users watch episodic TV content, as well as sports content on Facebook.