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Man vs. Wild returns tonight with disclaimers, behind-the-scenes footage

The Discovery Channel’s Man vs. Wild returns for a second reason tonight at 8 p.m. ET, and as a result of revelations that the show misrepresented what star Bear Grylls actually did in the wilderness, the new season includes “more behind-the-scenes footage and text explaining off-camera elements,” USA TODAY reports. (The first season’s episodes were …

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Man vs. Wild’s Bear Grylls stayed in hotels; Discovery says show will be “100% transparent”

Bear Grylls, star of The Discovery Channel’s Man vs. Wild–which airs in the UK as Born Survivor–is being investigated in the UK to see if he “deceived the public” after it was revealed that he stayed in hotels and wasn’t responsible for some of the survival techniques he demonstrates. The show follows Bear as he …

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