Adventurer and Explorer Bear Grylls is best known for his survival series where he travels to remote areas to brave all climates and conditions whilst showing the audience how to survive in the wild.
Bear Grylls can be found in the Documentary Drama Zone at Madame Tussauds Blackpool, his interactive set includes a specially created rock formation and, of course, the highly detailed wax figure dressed in clothing donated by Bear himself.
1974: Born Edward Michael Grylls on June 7th
1998: Climbed Mount Everest
2002: Graduated from University of London
2004: Awarded honorary rank of Lieutenant Commander in the Royal Naval Reserve
2005: Presented Escape to the Legion
2006-2011: Hosted Man vs Wild
2009: Appointed as youngest ever Chief Scout (aged 35)
2013: Awarded honorary rank of Lieutenant Colonel in the Royal Marines Reserve
2013: Hosted Get Out Alive with Bear Grylls and Bear Grylls: Escape From Hell
2014: Presented The Island with Bear Grylls