Walking the Nile

Broadcasters take to Walking the Nile

A raft of broadcasters have acquired four-part adventure series Walking the Nile. Channel Nine in Australia and Choice TV New Zealand have both bought the series, which tracks Levison Wood’s gruelling nine-month walk along the River Nile. UK broadcaster Channel 4 originally ordered the show from indie October Films and advertising firm and programme financier […]

Animal Planet joins Nile walk doc

US cable channel Animal Planet has come onboard a Channel 4 special following trekker Levison Wood’s 4,250 mile expedition along the Nile river. Animal Planet’s commitment to the two-hour Walking the Nile (WT) came as Levison took his first steps on the journey, which will take the expedition leader and photographer from the source of […]

October Films, Group M making Nile walk series

UK public broadcaster Channel 4 has ordered Walking the Nile, a series that will track writer and photographer Levison Wood’s year-long attempt to be the first person to walk the entire length of the river. Levison will film the trip himself with people able to track the entire trip on social media and Channel 4’s […]