Discovery have announced that they have commissioned a new TV series with Richard Hammond (The Grand Tour, Top Gear, Brainiac: Science Abuse).
The new show will be called Richard Hammond’s BIG! and will see Hammond going behind the scenes of some of the planets biggest structures and machines. Each episode will take him to a different part of the world in a globe covering adventure.
Fulvia Nicoli, EVP, Head of Product, Discovery International said, “At the heart of Discovery is high-quality storytelling told through the most passionate and knowledgeable voices. As a world-renowned talent that audiences across the globe love, we’re delighted to welcome Richard and his infectious brand of curiosity to the Discovery family.”
Richard Hammond said, “I can’t wait to get out there and explore some truly huge examples of engineering genius in action. I love engineering and the science behind it. And the bigger the better. It’s going to be fact filled and huge fun. It’s going to be Big! This is a fantastic commission for Chimp and I look forward to showing what we can bring to it.”