New Seriesí From BBC Two
BBC Two, has today announced new
seriesí, the first of which is The Claim.
It is a competitive new series where
six British couples will brave sub-zero temperatures, wild
bears and predators as they compete to win a home deep within
the Alaskan wilderness. The British couples will retrace the
steps of a man who was the last person to claim five acres of
virgin land under the American Homestead Act, and now after
living there for 35 years with his wife is looking for an heir
to take over the legacy.
Dara O Briain presents The Family
Brain Games which follows eight families as they go head to head
in a series of games to compete in the ultimate test of
intelligence. In order to be crowned the winner, families will
have to work together as one-high performing team as they tackle
games that have been designed with the help of a cognitive
neuroscientist to test mental ability and are put to the test in
areas including communication, technology and strategy, now seen
by experts as critical components of 21st Century intelligence.
New current affairs series Who Should
get A British Passport? (w/t) is a look at Britainís immigration
system to ask the controversial question, who really deserves a
place in the UK? The series follows immigration lawyers across
the country as they set out to separate fact from fiction in
their attempts to get their clients a visa.