David Attenborough

Where to Watch and Stream David Attenborough: A Life on Our Planet Free Online

The story of life on our planet by the man who has seen more of the natural world than any other. In more than 90 years, Attenborough has visited every continent on the globe, exploring the wild places of our planet and documenting the living world in all its variety and wonder. Addressing the biggest challenges facing life on our planet, the film offers a powerful message of hope for future generations.
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How David Attenborough ‘inspired’ Billie Eilish’s commitment to tackling the climate crisis

Billie Eilish’s commitment to tackling the climate crisis was inspired by Sir David Attenborough, her mother – the actor and campaigner Maggie Baird – has told The Independent.Speaking on the sidelines of Overheated, an event presented by Ms Eilish that brings together environmental activists, musicians and designers, Ms Baird said when her daughter and son, singer-songwriter Finneas, were growing up she talked to them about the climate crisis “probably ad nauseum”.“They were raised vegetarian, and then I became a vegan, they also became vegan,” she said, ticking off the sustainable ways she chose to raise her children who are now...
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Sir David Attenborough receives second knighthood for services to TV and conservation

Sir David Attenborough has been appointed a Knight Grand Cross of the Order of St Michael And St George, his second knighthood, for services to television broadcasting and conservation. This video shows Sir David holding up his honour at Windsor Castle.The 96-year-old environmentalist, who has been making natural history programmes for 60 years, was first knighted by the Queen in 1985.Sir David collected his accolade from Prince Charles in an investiture ceremony on Wednesday (8 June).Click here to sign up to our newsletters. Read More Love Island: Davide picks Gemma in first recoupling of seriesBuffalo victim’s mother invites lawmakers to help clean son’s woundsUvalde: Girl describes covering herself in classmate’s blood to hide from gunman

Sir David Attenborough receives royal honour at Windsor

Sir David Attenborough has received a prestigious royal honour from the Prince of Wales for services to TV, broadcasting and conservation. Prince Charles awarded Sir David the honour at an investiture ceremony at Windsor Castle on Wednesday. Sir David, 96, was knighted by The Queen in 1985. The latest accolade,...

Charles to appoint Sir David Attenborough as Knight Grand Cross

Sir David Attenborough is to officially be appointed a Knight Grand Cross of the Order of St Michael And St George for services to television broadcasting and to conservation on Wednesday.The Prince of Wales, himself a committed environmentalist, is expected to bestow the honour on national treasure Sir David, 96, the same age as the Queen, at an investiture ceremony at Windsor Castle.Sir David was knighted by the Queen in 1985 but is now being awarded the higher accolade in a nod to his documentaries about the natural world and his campaigning to save it.It comes after the beloved broadcaster...

Mo Gilligan: ​“My dream guests? David Attenborough and Vybz Kartel”

Mo Gilligan was TikToking way before being a professional TikToker was even a thing. Five years ago, he would spend half of his time folding jeans on the shop floor of Levi’s, while the other half was dedicated to filming comedy skits for his Instagram profile, using wigs and flat caps to embody personas such as the geezer (“get a coupla cans in, love”) and the FBI girlfriend. OK, so he wasn’t a TikToker per se, but he was, whether he knew it or not, crafting a format that would go on to help budding comedians regularly find virality on the platform. Trailblazer? Probably. Hilarious? Definitely.

How To Watch The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee: Diana Ross, Nile Rodgers, Sir David Attenborough Get Ready To Celebrate Milestone With Parades And Concerts On BBC And ABC News

Click here to read the full article. Queen Elizabeth II’s Platinum Jubilee celebrations are almost upon us, with four days’ worth of events featuring some of the biggest stars coming up on the BBC and ABC News. A packed schedule is incoming across the next four days, with Britons handed an additional day’s holiday from Thursday 2 June to Sunday 5 June and huge street parties planned across the UK. In the U.S., viewers will be able to watch the majority of the events on ABC News following an agreement struck between the network and BBC Studios. This includes Saturday’s mega celebration...

'Prehistoric Planet': David Attenborough Gives Us the Ultimate Dino Documentary

The new Apple TV+ docuseries, Prehistoric Planet, is a work of stunning cinematic time travel. It takes us back millions of years into the age of the dinosaurs, making use of incredible special effects that bring the beings to life and provide insights through the most up-to-date research into what their existence would have been like. It melds the two to create vibrant worlds and even more magnificent creatures. Not just a worthy successor to its predecessor, the 1999 series Walking with Dinosaurs that remains etched in the imagination of kids everywhere, it is a raising of the bar for what such works can be. Central to this is an addition to the series that elevates every single moment of it: the great David Attenborough.