Platinum Films has partnered with Bear Grylls Ventures to create an exciting new children’s entertainment brand, BEAR GRYLLS YOUNG ADVENTURER.
This epic new animated series follows the untold teen adventures of one of the world’s most iconic survival experts. Through a series of hilarious, action-packed survival missions, BEAR GRYLLS YOUNG ADVENTURER, celebrates daring, adventure and the environment. It positively encourages kids to face their fears, take on new challenges and most importantly, to ‘Never Give Up!’
Platinum will co-ordinate and execute an international television and merchandising strategy to establish ‘Bear Grylls Young Adventurer’ around the world. The highly anticipated new format has already captured the attention of the global television market and is anticipated to attract the very best broadcast and commercial partners.
Bear Grylls said: “Bear Grylls Young Adventurer is all about bringing the spirit of adventure & exploration to young kids in a way that fires their imagination, and brings out the survivor in them all. Platinum are best in class and the vision for the series is totally original, translatable, enduring and exciting – the journey begins!”
Bear Grylls Young Adventurer is currently in development, with the first series due for completion in 2019.