TV Tango Search

Search

|              FREE: Ask a TV Expert
   TelevisionCakeAd

I Was Prey

I Was Prey

I_was_prey_241x208
  • Premiered: 
    July 16, 2017
    (Click date to see TV listings for that day)

  • Network: Animal Planet
  • Category: Series
  • Genre: Documentary
  • Type: Live Action
  • Concept: 
  • Subject Matter: Animal
  • Tags:

Buy This Show on DVD or Watch Online

No DVDs Available
(That We Know Of)
Legal Full Episodes
Not Available Online
(That We Know Of)

Plot Synopsis

Using survivor interviews and actual footage, I WAS PREY is a one-hour series that chronicles the real-life true stories of people who found themselves in life-or-death situations with a dangerous animal -- but survived to tell their tales. Each 60-minute episode features two stories, including: Erin Greene, who was walking home from a Halloween party in small arctic town when a polar bear chased her down; triathlete Chuck Anderson, who was swimming in the Gulf of Mexico when a bull shark attacked, biting his arm and pulling him to the ocean floor; Andrea Schalke, who was volunteering at an animal sanctuary when a chimpanzee escaped its enclosure and chased her down; surfer Todd Endris, who was ready to catch a wave when a great white shark knocked him off his board and attacked him; Jim Lane, who was picking blueberries alone in the Blue Ridge Mountains when a rattlesnake to the opportunity to strike; teacher Rachael Lilienthal, who was swimming in a Florida river when an alligator bit down on her arm, pulling her underwater and doesn't let go; diver Tim Saxon, who was filming underwater at the Great Barrier Reef when a Irukandji jellyfish stung him; forester George Knoll, who was working in the remote Great Bear Rainforest when a grizzly bear attacked; and more.

Other Titles

  • Previously known as: Human Prey
  • Aired in repeats as: I Was Prey: Close Encounters

Production & Distribution

  • Produced by Hit+Run