Predators, a natural history series for Sky Nature, will be narrated by Tom Hardy. The series, which is scheduled to premiere in December, will follow five apex predators as they struggle to survive in some of the most challenging habitats on earth:
- Polar bears in Canada
- Wild dogs in Zimbabwe
- Pumas in Chile
- Lions in Botswana
- Brown bears in Russia
- Cheetahs in Tanzania
It’s also the first time Netflix and Sky have collaborated on a project. In collaboration with Netflix, True to Nature and Sky Studios developed the television show. In December, it will debut on Sky Nature and Sky’s streaming service NOW. Unconfirmed is the release date of the Tom hardy upcoming series on Netflix.
The series was ordered by Poppy Dixon, director of documentaries and factual programming, and managing director of content at Sky, Zai Bennett. Dan Smith is the series director, Vanessa Coates is the showrunner, and Wendy Dark serves as executive producer. NBCUniversal Global Distribution handles Sky Studios’s distribution.
Hendrik McDermott, MD for direct-to-consumer, global at NBCUniversal, stated, “As the destination for world-renowned reality content, this expansion to Central and Eastern Europe continues to deliver on our aim of super-serving the best reality TV such as upcoming series of Tom hardy to even more lovers of the genre. In addition, we are excited to debut our D2C subscription streaming service in the area, where we look forward to working with platforms and telecoms to serve their young female audiences.
Moreover, James Fox and Dom Waugh are co-founders of Rollercoaster Television, which was established last year with a focus on fresh formats for the UK and beyond.
Boyce joins them from Remarkable, where she served as the entertainment department’s production chief. She contributed to such programs as “Pointless,” “House of Games,” and “Starstruck.” Boyce previously spent ten years working as a freelance production manager,
Fox and Waugh expressed their utmost joy at Sarah’s decision to join them. She has one of the best product minds in the industry and is equally skilled at managing returning brands and bringing complex, large-scale first series to life. Additionally, now that our first season of shows is getting started, it is the ideal time to add Sarah.