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Planet Earth II Gets 4K UHD Home Video Release!

On March 28th, Planet Earth II will become the first natural history television series to be released on 4K UHD Blu-ray in the U.S. and Canada.

Narrated by Sir David Attenborough, the series can claim 17 other firsts, including following a peregrine falcon as it dives towards its prey at speeds of up to 200 miles per hour.

Planet Earth II will be released in regular Blu-ray and standard DVD on the same day.

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Planet Earth II Opens Big for BBC America!

PLANET EARTH II – Photo courtesy of BBC America

BBC America’s Planet Earth II premiered to the best rations of any nature show in the past five years in the key demo of 25-54.

In Live + 3 ratings across BBC America, AMC and SundanceTV, the Planet Earth II premiere on February 18th delivered 2.7 million viewers.

Planet Earth II airs Saturdays (9/8C).

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Planet II To Be Simulcast across BBC America, AMC and SundanceTV!

The premiere of Planet Earth II – the follow up to Planet Earth docuseries celebrating the Earth and its creatures – will be simulcast across BBC America, AMC and SundanceTV.

Planet Eart II will premiere on Saturday, February 18 (9/8C). the remaining five episodes will air exclusively on BBC America. Details follow the break.

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BBC America’s Planet Earth II Moves To February!

A decade after the ground breaking natural history docuseries Planet Earth, technology and mobility have advanced so far that the makers of follow-up series Planet Earth II can go to places that were previously unreachable.

Over three years in the making, in 40 different countries, on 117 filming trips and a total of 2089 shooting days, BBCA’s Planet Earth II brings a whole new view of our planet.

Originally slated for a January 28th premiere, Planet Earth II will now premiere on BBC America on Saturday, February 18th.

 

Planet Earth II Coming In February

Planet Earth II, narrated by Sir David Attenborough, will premiere Saturday, February 18 on BBC AMERICA, the US home of the BBC’s landmark natural history series. A decade on from the ground breaking natural history series Planet Earth, we’re able to go further, get closer and capture behavior and places that would have been impossible 10 years ago. Over three years in the making, in 40 different countries, on 117 filming trips and a total of 2089 shooting days, BBCA’s Planet Earth II brings a whole new view of our planet.

Sarah Barnett, President of BBC AMERICA, stated, “Ten years on, Planet Earth II is a startlingly fresh and epic sequel from the world’s premiere natural history filmmaking unit at the BBC. This extraordinary show captures our planet in innovative and mind blowing ways – there’s an emotional resonance to that which is remarkable to experience. We believe audiences of all ages will feel utter joy watching our stunning natural world unfold in ways we’ve never before seen.”

Captured in stunning Ultra-high definition detail, BBCA’s Planet Earth II is an immersive exploration of the islands, mountains, jungles, grasslands, deserts and cities of the world. Journey to the four corners of the globe to discover the extreme forces that shape life in each of these iconic landscapes and the remarkable ways animals manage to overcome the challenges of surviving in the wildest places on Earth. From eye-to-eye encounters with incredible creatures to epic journeys through breathtaking wildernesses, experience the wonder of the natural world as never before.

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Planet Earth II Coming In January!

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A decade after the ground breaking natural history docuseries Planet Earth, technology and mobility have advanced so far that the makers of follow-up series Planet Earth II can go to places that were previously unreachable.

Over three years in the making, in 40 different countries, on 117 filming trips and a total of 2089 shooting days, BBCA’s Planet Earth II brings a whole new view of our planet.

Planet Earth II will premiere on BBC America on Saturday, January 28, 2017. The first teaser follows the jump.

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