Running Wild with Bear Grylls premieres July 28.
In the second season of this hourlong alternative series, “Running Wild with Bear Grylls,” the famed adventurer and survivalist will continue to take celebrities into the most remote and wild locations in the U.S. and around the world for a 48-hour journey of a lifetime.
Each of the celebrities endure the harsh wilderness in high-octane, action-based and empowering journeys spread over remote locations. Grylls and each celebrity will have to push both their minds and bodies to the limit to successfully complete their journey.
The show was created by Grylls, who recently starred on the NBC series “Get Out Alive with Bear Grylls.” “Running Wild with Bear Grylls” is produced by Electus and Bear Grylls Ventures. Grylls will serve as executive producers along with Ben Silverman, Chris Grant, Laura Caraccioli and Viki Cacciatore.
“Running Wild with Bear Grylls” averaged a 1.4 rating, 5 share in adults 18-49 and 4.6 million viewers overall in “live plus seven day” averages from Nielsen Media Research last summer, for an increase of 7% versus the 4.3 million viewers averaged the prior summer with “Get Out Alive with Bear Grylls.”