Discovery New Year Special President Barack Obama With Bear Grylls At Running Wild : USA President Barack Obama is to join hand the wilderness expert Bear Grylls. The President is all set to appear in the small screen in this “New Year Eve” to make your “New Year” special. Fans are excited to catch the show. We all know Grylls’ ‘Man vs Wild’ show on the educational channel Discovery Channel is highly popular among the youth in India to apart from globally.
Discovery Running Wild With President Barack Obama & Bear Grylls
Obama to feature on Grylls’ “Running Wild” show and the episode focused on Alaska. You can catch the show in this “New Year Eve” anyway.
The special episode already aired in America on NBC television on December 17 and can be seen on Discovery channel in India on December 31 at 10 pm, Grylls says about President Obama appearance that this one is the superb and he did the same like the anchor does. Obama’s appearance is making us aware from his fun side.
On this episode, Obama shared tea made out of catkins with Grylls. They also ate wild salmon picked which actually eaten by a bear, talked about being a dad and discussed climate change — all while snipers kept watch from the mountains and the official food taster looked on warily, reported of Reuters says that.
As per report Obama says about his adventurous entry in the show that, “It was one of the best days of my presidency”.
Grylls told reporters about the episode that it was shot in September. “There were times along the route I had to pinch myself and think, actually, this is the president of America”. Grylls told to the reporters.
The episode was shot on a trek to Alaska’s shrinking Exit Glacier and they surely did this to fetches attention of audiences’ as well they try to know about the climate change. They also elaborate the fact that, last year alone, the Exit Glacier melted and it move back 187 ft (57 m) toward the Harding ice field, which resulted in losing 10 percent of its mass since 1950.
Obama first contemporary president of any country who makes his appearance in the TV show “Running Wild with Bear Grylls”. Bear Grylls is actually a British former SAS soldier who turns an adventurer and survival specialist. As per him, the idea for the special telly episode was talk of the town for the White House.