"The Island," based on the hit Channel 4 U.K. series of the same name, doesn't include any of the usual reality show trappings. There are no prizes. No eliminations. No winner. Internationally acclaimed adventurer and survivalist Bear Grylls offers men from across the country the ultimate challenge: Can the average American man survive on a deserted island without the luxuries - or even the basics - of contemporary everyday life? "The Island" will leave 14 American men isolated on a deserted island committed to filming every moment themselves with only the clothes on their backs and minimal survival tools.
Bear Grills is a famous fan of extreme and unusual travel. Today he launched into another extravagant adventure. At this time together with 13 men from Britain he hit the remote, uninhabited island in the Pacific. They have to create by their own all the necessary items for the existence in this unusual habitat. To do this, they wonâ€™t have any special devices and instruments, only the most basic toolbox. At first sight, warm and paradise island does not pose any threat, but let the children of civilization try to survive in almost primitive conditions.Read more »