Sir David Attenborough to narrate Our Planet, Netflix' new natural history series
Sir David Attenborough has been announced as the narrator for the upcoming Netflix natural history documentary, Our Planet.
Filmed over four years in association with the WWF, Our Planet is an eight-part series will showcase the planet's most precious species and fragile habitats, revealing amazing sights on Earth in ways they’ve never been seen using the latest in 4K camera technology.
Speaking at WWF’s State of the Planet Address event in London, Sir David Attenborough said "Our Planet will take viewers on a spectacular journey of discovery showcasing the beauty and fragility of our natural world. Today we have become the greatest threat to the health of our home but there’s still time for us to address the challenges we’ve created, if we act now. We need the world to pay attention. Our Planet brings together some of the world’s best filmmakers and conservationists and I’m delighted to help bring this important story to millions of people worldwide."
The ambitious series has been created in collaboration with Silverback Films, whose director Alastair Fothergill was the creator of the critically acclaimed original Planet Earth and Blue Planet series, and WWF, the world’s leading conservation organisation.
Our Planet will launch globally on Netflix on April 5, 2019