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Spy in the Wild

Series 2

The Poles

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One North East & Cumbria

Available for 4 months

The Spy Creatures travel to the lands of ice and snow beyond the Arctic and Antarctic circles, observing the hardiest and most charismatic animals in the polar world. Show more

Spy in the Wild

Series 1

Episode 1: Love

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC One Northern Ireland

Documentary in which animatronic spy creatures infiltrate the animal world to explore their complex emotions. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
David Tennant
Producer:
John Downer
Director:
John Downer
Series Producer:
Philip Dalton
Series Producer:
Rob Pilley
Series Producer:
Matthew Gordon
Production Company:
John Downer Productions Ltd

Spy in the Wild

Series 1

Episode 2: Intelligence

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One WestLatest broadcast: on BBC One Northern Ireland

Documentary. Animatronic spy creatures go undercover to explore the world of animal intelligence and reveal their use of tools, self-medication, culture and subterfuge. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
David Tennant
Producer:
John Downer
Director:
John Downer
Series Producer:
Philip Dalton
Series Producer:
Rob Pilley
Series Producer:
Matthew Gordon
Production Company:
John Downer Productions Ltd

Spy in the Wild

Series 1

Episode 3: Friendship

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One WestLatest broadcast: on BBC One Scotland HD

Documentary. Animatronic spy creatures go undercover to discover how friendships are a vital part of animal societies, helping them survive in a dangerous world. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
David Tennant
Producer:
John Downer
Director:
John Downer
Series Producer:
Philip Dalton
Series Producer:
Rob Pilley
Series Producer:
Matthew Gordon
Production Company:
John Downer Productions Ltd

Spy in the Wild

Series 1

Episode 5: Meet the Spies

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One West

A behind-the-scenes view of the story behind deploying the Spy Creatures, showing how the concept evolved and became the inspiration for the animatronic animals of the series. Show more

Spy in the Wild

Series 1

Episode 4: Mischief

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One Scotland HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One South

Documentary. Animatronic spy creatures discover that mischief is rife in nature, but there are still rules that govern the animals' lives. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
David Tennant
Producer:
John Downer
Director:
John Downer
Series Producer:
Philip Dalton
Series Producer:
Rob Pilley
Series Producer:
Matthew Gordon
Production Company:
John Downer Productions Ltd

Spy in the Wild

Series 2

The Tropics

Duration: 58 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One LondonLatest broadcast: on BBC One North East & Cumbria

The spy creatures infiltrate a hippo pod, a nursery of red flying foxes and the secret world of pygmy forest elephants. Show more

Spy in the Wild

Series 2

The North

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One Northern Ireland HD

The Spy Creatures travel to the temperate lands north of the tropics, where life is governed by the rhythm of the seasons. Their destinations include Japan, Mexico and Alaska. Show more

Spy in the Wild

Series 2

The Islands

Duration: 58 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One Northern Ireland

Available for 4 months

The spy creatures explore the islands of the southern seas. Some of the most unique animals on earth have evolved in these isolated places, far from any mainland. Show more