Wild Burma: Nature's Lost Kingdom

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Wild Burma: Nature's Lost Kingdom
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Genre Factual
Presented by
Narrated by Paterson Joseph
Composer(s) Jonathan Gunton
Country of origin United Kingdom
Original language(s) English
No. of series 1
No. of episodes 3 (list of episodes)
Production
Executive producer(s)
  • Tim Scoones
  • Tim Martin
Producer(s) Susanna Handslip
Location(s) Myanmar
Editor(s) Mark Fox
Running time 60 minutes
Production company(s)
Release
Original network
Picture format 16:9 1080i
Audio format Stereo
Original release 29 November (2013-11-29) – 13 December 2013 (2013-12-13)
External links
Website www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p01hsbr2

Wild Burma: Nature's Lost Kingdom is a British documentary television series that first broadcast on BBC Two on 29 November 2013. The three-part series explores Myanmar's forests, the filmmakers are Gordon Buchanan, Ross Piper and Justine Evans. The scientists for the series are Chris Wemmer, Darrin Lunde, Khyne U Mar, Kristofer Helgen and Nicole Edmison.

Production[edit]

The series was produced by Susanna Handslip and executive produced by Tim Scoones and Tim Martin,[1] the BBC Natural History Unit and the Smithsonian Institution scientists worked together to explore the jungle.[2]

Episode list[edit]

# Title Original air date UK viewers
(millions)[3]
1 "Episode 1" 29 November 2013 (2013-11-29) 2.05
2 "Episode 2" 6 December 2013 (2013-12-06) 2.08
3 "Episode 3" 13 December 2013 (2013-12-13) 1.88

Reception[edit]

Ratings[edit]

According to overnight viewing figures, the first episode had an 8.3% audience share, with 1.91 million viewers.[4] The second and third episodes had audience shares of 8%.[5][6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "BBC Two announces captivating new wildlife and adventure series Wild Burma: Nature's Lost Kingdom". BBC. 4 November 2013. Retrieved 9 November 2013. 
  2. ^ "New commission: Wild Burma: Nature's Lost Kingdom". BBC. 4 November 2013. Archived from the original on 9 November 2013. Retrieved 9 November 2013. 
  3. ^ "BARB Top 30s". 
  4. ^ Martin, Liam (30 November 2013). "'I'm a Celebrity' continues ratings success with 8.63 million for ITV". Digital Spy. Retrieved 1 December 2013. 
  5. ^ Curtis, Beth (7 December 2013). "ITV's I'm a Celebrity dominates Friday night ratings with 8.7m". Digital Spy. Retrieved 23 December 2013. 
  6. ^ Martin, Liam (14 December 2013). "Have I Got News For You leads Friday night ratings with 4.68m". Digital Spy. Retrieved 23 December 2013. 

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