Billy Connolly: Journey to The Edge of The World

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  • 2009
  • 1 Season
  • 8.0  (200)

Billy Connolly: Journey to The Edge of The World is a travel documentary series presented by the famed Scottish comedian and actor Billy Connolly. The series was originally released in 2009 by ITV Global Entertainment Ltd. and takes viewers on an adventure as Connolly travels through remote parts of the world, exploring and discovering cultures and people along the way.

The show has a total of six 60-minute episodes, each episode exploring a different part of the world. The first episode of the series sees Connolly head to the northernmost point of Canada on Ellesmere Island, where he spends time with the native Inuits and learns about their way of life. From there, he travels to the Canadian Rocky Mountains, where he meets a number of eccentric characters and explores the breathtaking scenery.

In the second episode, Connolly heads to the Utah and Arizona deserts, where he visits a number of ancient Native American sites and learns about their traditions and beliefs. He also spends time with a group of cowboys, learning about their way of life and the rugged beauty of the American wilderness.

The third episode finds Connolly in Australia, where he visits the remote Outback and meets a number of Aboriginal people, learning about their culture and traditions. He also takes in the stunning natural beauty of the country, including Uluru, also known as Ayers Rock.

In the fourth episode, Connolly travels to the Arctic Circle, where he learns about the impact of climate change on the region and spends time with the indigenous Sami people, learning about their way of life and the important role reindeer play in their culture.

The fifth episode takes Connolly to the deep south of the United States, where he explores the unique mix of cultures and traditions that have shaped the region over the years. He meets a number of characters along the way, including Cajun musicians and voodoo practitioners.

The final episode sees Connolly head to the Himalayas, where he traverses some of the most dangerous roads in the world and meets a number of locals along the way, learning about their daily lives and the challenges they face living in such a remote and challenging part of the world.

Throughout the series, Connolly brings his unique brand of humor and wit to his travel experiences. His ability to find humor and joy in even the most challenging and difficult situations makes for a delightful and entertaining viewing experience. At the same time, Connolly's sincere interest and respect for the people and cultures he encounters along the way make the series a heartfelt and enlightening exploration of the world around us.

Overall, Billy Connolly: Journey to The Edge of The World is a captivating and entertaining travel documentary series that is sure to delight viewers of all ages. Whether you are a fan of Billy Connolly's comedy or simply enjoy exploring the world around you, this series is a must-watch.

Billy Connolly: Journey to The Edge of The World is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (4 episodes). The series first aired on February 19, 2009.

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Episode 4
4. Episode 4
March 12, 2009
As Billy nears the end of his 10,000 mile journey he heads even further south
Episode 3
3. Episode 3
March 5, 2009
On the third leg of his adventure, Billy boards a cruise ship to make the eight-day journey through the Northwest Passage.
Episode 2
2. Episode 2
February 26, 2009
In the second part of his journey Billy moves into bleaker and tougher terrain as he heads north to Baffin Island.
Episode 1
1. Episode 1
February 19, 2009
In this inspiring series, the world-famous comedian Billy Connolly (Open Season, Mrs Brown) turns explorer as he embarks on a rare and remote journey.
Where to Watch Billy Connolly: Journey to The Edge of The World
Billy Connolly: Journey to The Edge of The World is available for streaming on the ITV Global Entertainment Ltd. website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Billy Connolly: Journey to The Edge of The World on demand at Amazon.
  • Premiere Date
    February 19, 2009
  • IMDB Rating
    8.0  (200)