The top rating BBC documentary, ‘Christian the Lion’ is to screen on TVNZ’s weekly flagship current affairs programme ‘Sunday’.
The documentary follows Anthony Bourke and John Rendall returning to Kenya to meet up with Christian their pet Lion after he was released back into the Kenyan wild. The moment of meeting was posted on You Tube and became the most hit clip in 2008 with over 44 million hits (Watch below). The original book (first published in the 1970s) now re-released and the new children’s book have become best sellers. Now the story is about to hit New Zealand TV screens for the first time coming Sunday, 7:30pm on TV One.