Billy Connolly: Journey to the Edge of the World

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Billy Connolly: Journey to the Edge of the World
Genre Documentary film, travel documentary
Presented by Billy Connolly
Country of origin United Kingdom
Original language(s) English
Production
Location(s) Canada
Running time 60 minutes
Production company(s) ITV Studios
Broadcast
Original channel ITV, STV, UTV

Billy Connolly: Journey to the Edge of the World is a four-part documentary series produced by ITV Studios, presented by Scottish comedian and actor Billy Connolly.[1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6]

In the summer of 2008 Connolly travels from Halifax, Nova Scotia on the Canadian Atlantic coast through the notorious Northwest Passage to Vancouver Island on the Canadian Pacific coast. On the way he meets the people living there, participates in their cultures, and enjoys the nature and wildlife.

The series started airing on ITV on 19 February 2009 and on Seven Network in Australia in April 2009. The DVD-release of all four episodes and a bonus feature was on 16 March 2009.

Episode list[edit]

Episode No. Airdate Total viewers Weekly channel ranking
1 19 February 2009 5.19m 18
2 26 February 2009 4.86m 18
3 5 March 2009 4.51m 22
4 12 March 2009 4.15m 24

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Billy Connolly: Journey to the Edge of the World(2009– )". imdb.com. Retrieved 17 December 2013. 
  2. ^ "Billy Connolly: Journey to the Edge of the World". amazon.com. Retrieved 17 December 2013. 
  3. ^ "Billy Connolly's Journey To The Edge of The World". thetvdb.com. Retrieved 17 December 2013. 
  4. ^ Walton, James (26 February 2009). "TV Review: Life, Love, Death in a Day (C4) and Billy Connolly: Journey to the Edge of the World (ITV1)". London: telegraph.com.uk. Retrieved 17 December 2013. 
  5. ^ "Billy Connolly - Journey to the Edge of the World on DVD 16 March". youtube.com. Retrieved 17 December 2013. 
  6. ^ Thomas, Liz (25 August 2011). "http://www.dailymail.co.uk/tvshowbiz/article-2029926/Billy-Connolly-finally-opens-Route-66-trike-crash.html". London: dailymail.co.uk. Retrieved 17 December 2013. 

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