Mark Challender TV

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PRODUCER/DIRECTOR & EDIT PRODUCER - WHEN SHARKS ATTACK

1x60 MINS, NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC WILD, USA

An investigative documentary series searching for answers behind spikes of shark attacks. I produced, directed and edit produced the Hawaii episode examining three attacks in just three weeks, in October 2015, on the island of Oahu.


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PRODUCER/DIRECTOR & EDIT PRODUCER - WHEN SHARKS ATTACK

1x60 MINS, NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC WILD, USA

An investigative documentary series searching for answers behind spikes of shark attacks. I produced, directed and edit produced the South Africa episode looking at the spate of attacks on the 'World's Deadliest Beach' in Port St. Johns.


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PRODUCER - ABSOLUTE WILD WITH BEAR GRYLLS

10x70 MINS, DRAGON TV, CHINA

A survival series that sees Bear Grylls take Chinese celebrities on one-on-one adventures through America's wilderness. Shot on location in California and Nevada, USA.


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EDIT PRODUCER - COUNTRYWISE: GUIDE TO BRITAIN

15x30 MINS, ITV, UK

Ben Fogle and Liz Bonnin take a look at the best that Britain's coast and country have to offer, by exploring a whole range of things to see, do and experience.


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PRODUCER/DIRECTOR - COUNTRYWISE: GUIDE TO BRITAIN

15x30 MINS, ITV, UK

Ben Fogle and Liz Bonnin take a look at the best that Britain's coast and country have to offer, by exploring a whole range of things to see, do and experience.


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EDIT PRODUCER - BEAR GRYLLS: MISSION SURVIVE (SEASON 2)

6x60 MINS, ITV, UK

A survival series that sees Bear Grylls takes 8 famous faces on a survival expedition to see who has what it takes to survive. Filmed on location in South Africa.


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STORY PRODUCER - BEAR GRYLLS: MISSION SURVIVE (SEASONS 1 & 2)

6x60 MINS, ITV, UK

A survival series that sees Bear Grylls takes 8 famous faces on a survival expedition to see who has what it takes to survive. Filmed on location in Costa Rica.


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PRODUCER/DIRECTOR - SURVIVOR GAMES

11x90 MINS, DRAGON TV, CHINA

A survival series that sees Bear Grylls tests the skills of some of China's most famous faces. Filmed on location in Guizhou Province, China.


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PRODUCER/DIRECTOR - BEASTS BEHAVING BADLY

10x30 MINS, DISCOVERY, USA

User generated content featuring animal capers in the wild and closer to home. Filmed all across the USA.


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PRODUCER - RUNNING WILD WITH BEAR GRYLLS

8x60 MINS, NBC, USA

Bear Grylls takes A-list Hollywood talent on extreme adventures across the world putting them out of their comfort zones in a bid to get to know them. Filmed on location in the USA, the UK and Italy.


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DEVELOPMENT PRODUCER

ONE TRIBE TV, UK

Writing and developing treatments and pitching decks, working closely with the Creative Director and Managing Director.


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PRODUCER - BRITAIN'S BIGGEST ADVENTURES WITH BEAR GRYLLS

3x60 MINS, ITV, UK

Specialist factual, natural history and adventure series presented by Bear Grylls as he explores the nature, geology and botany of England, Wales and Scotland.


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DV DIRECTOR - WORST PLACE TO BE A PILOT

4x60 MINS, CHANNEL 4, UK

Observational documentary series following the lives of British pilots flying in and around remote destinations and airstrips in Indonesia. Filmed on location in Java and West Papua, Indonesia.


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PRODUCER - THE JUMP

9x VARIOUS, CHANNEL 4, UK

Live sports entertainment programme pitting celebrities against each other in a number of winter games disciplines. Broadcast live from Austria.


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ASSOCIATE PRODUCER - XTREME ENDURANCE: RACE TO THE POLE

4x60 MINS, CHANNEL 5, UK

Documentary series following former rugby player turned explorer, Richard Parks, as he competes in some of the world's toughest races in preparation for a world record expedition attempt. Filmed on location in Peru, Norway and the UK.


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ASSOCIATE PRODUCER - APOCALYPSE PREPPERS

1x60 MINS, DISCOVERY, USA

Shock documentary theorising about the existential threat of pandemics, ETs and robotics. Filmed on locations all across the USA.


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PRODUCER - A NIGHT OF HEROES: THE SUN MILITARY AWARDS

1x90 MINS, ITV, UK

An award ceremony honouring the courageous work of the UK's Armed Forces. Filmed on location in the UK and Germany.


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PRODUCER/DIRECTOR - BBC 999 AWARDS

1x90 MINS, BBC ONE, UK

An award ceremony honouring the courageous work of the UK's Emergency Services.