Rajinikanth to make TV debut with Discovery's Bear Grylls show on Monday
The ‘Into The Wild with Bear Grylls’ episode can also be viewed on the newly launched streaming app Discovery Plus
Discovery is all set to premiere the TV debut show of actor Rajinikanth on ‘Into The Wild with Bear Grylls’ at 8pm on March 23.
The show will be telecast across 12 Discovery channels, including Discovery Channel, Discovery HD, DTamil, Animal Planet, Animal Planet HD, TLC, TLC HD, Investigation Discovery, Investigation Discovery HD, Discovery Science, Discovery Turbo, and Discovery Kids.
The premiere on Discovery and Discovery HD will be available in 8 languages, including Hindi, Tamil, Malayalam, Kannada, Bengali, Telugu, Marathi and English.
The episode can also be viewed on the newly launched streaming app Discovery Plus.
Into The Wild with Bear Grylls has been produced for Discovery Communications India by The Natural Studios and Banijay Asia.
The special episode, shot in Bandipur National Park, will see Rajinikanth on an adventure trip with Bear Grylls, doing stunts never done before, discussing a wide variety of topics including intimate details about his personal life and issues close to his heart such as water conservation.
Speaking about his life, Rajinikanth says, “Well, yes, actually, my whole life has been a miracle. Even consider this show for example, I never thought of this, not even in my dreams that one day I'll do a show like this for Discovery.”
The show has many challenging feats that the Superstar performs with great perseverance along with Bear, such as crossing a ravine while balancing off an iron bridge suspended 50 feet above a dried riverbed. Rajinikanth, who crosses the bridge with much élan is seen saying, “If anything goes wrong over here....it's just a rope after all. Moreover, the iron of that bridge it is extremely hot! I couldn't hold for long as it was hot so I had to move continuously. My God! It is really...yes! I did it!”For more updates, be socially connected with us on
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