Celebrity Race Across the World Season 01 Episode 04 Description
The race is well underway with four celebrities taking on
the challenge of a breathtaking 10,000km journey from Africa to the Arctic.
Having left behind their luxurious lifestyles and all the trappings of modern-day life, the celebrities are now more focused than ever on reaching the finish line in Tromsø. Budgets are dwindling and the intensity of the race is stepping up as the teams leave western Europe behind.
Through the eyes of their loved ones, viewers will gain a unique insight into some of their favourite celebrities and their personal relationships. As the pace, scale and unpredictability of the race continues, the final rush to the checkpoint in Sarajevo takes an unexpected turn…
Celebrity Race Across the World Show Description
Celebrity Race Across the World is a new six-part series for BBC One and BBC iPlayer, where four celebrities and their family partners travel across 24 countries and over 10,000 km, without using any air travel or modern-day conveniences. The celebrities are Alex Beresford and his dad Noel, Mel Blatt and her mum Helene, Harry Judd and his mum Emma, and Billy Monger and his sister Bonny. The series follows their journey from Marrakech, Morocco, to Tromsø, Norway, as they race through various landscapes and cultures, while earning money by working odd jobs and relying on the kindness of strangers.
The series is hosted by Alex Beresford, who is a broadcaster and adventurer. The series is produced by Studio Lambert, the same company behind the BAFTA Award-winning format Race Across the World. The series is executive produced by Lucy Shepherd, Tim Harcourt, Jo Harcourt-Smith, Mark Saben, Lucy Curtis, Maria Kennedy, and Kezia Walker.
The series aims to give a unique insight into the celebrities and their relationships with their travelling companions. It also showcases the diversity and beauty of different countries and regions around the world.