On the finale of Serengeti on Discovery, the heart-breaking story of Bakari the baboon gets some closure and perhaps a happy ending. The exclusive clip below shows that Cheka the female, who raised an orphaned baby baboon along with Bakari until the leader ran him off, has accepted him back into the troop of baboons.
Bakari the male baboon is the heart and soul of Serengeti if you ask the narrator, Lupita Nyong’o. And on Sunday, Serengeti’s Episode 4 is titled “Misfortune,” which augers poorly for a potential animal storyline in Discovery’s epic real-life Lion King. The heart-stopping action that is teased in our exclusive clip below shows that he
Discovery’s epic Serengeti is a bit of a soap opera in our exclusive Sunday clip of the classic boy-versus-boy battle for the girl. The familial and relationship drama and stories are played out in great detail thanks to the prescient and clever lensing of director John Downer. He followed these great animals of the African
On the next Serengeti this Sunday on Discovery, we see how an elephant family all watch each other’s backs. Especially one big brother named Tembo who has been shunted a bit out of the herd to make room for baby brother. But is he angry? Not at all and this nearly mature male serves as a
A trip to Africa can completely alter your life, ask Danish author Isak Dinesen, who penned the classic prose, Out of Africa. It did the very same for American Idol and pop producer Simon Fuller. What he witnessed was that animals are so very much like humans in so many respects-especially with regard to their
The stunning expanse of the African Serengeti is coming to your TV this summer and the previews promise that it is a visual trip you won’t want to pass up. One of the most anticipated TV events this summer is being previewed at a special event tied to the coming Television Critics Association on July
At the Television Critics Association 2019 winter press tour, it was announced that Discovery Channel will debut the six-part series Serengeti by American Idol creator Simon Fuller and multi-award-winning wildlife filmmaker John Downer. There are few places on earth as target rich for a cameraman or photographer than the bio-diverse Serengeti, Africa’s vast wonder is