Born Edward Michael Grylls. Earned a black belt in Shotokan karate as a teenager. Member of the United Kingdom Special Forces. Lived through a broken back after a freefall parachuting accident. 18 months later became youngest Brit to summit Mt. Everest. Endured 125 degree and -55 degree temperatures. Survived in all 7 continents. Returned to filming 2 months after breaking his shoulder in Antarctica. Has sons named Jesse, Marmaduke, and Huckleberry. Consumes raw zebra, rats, piranha and water from elephant crap.
Don't just stay alive. Be alive.
Art Director:Christian Williams