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Produced by the BBC, Sir David Attenborough presents a five-part series packed with high-stakes drama, intense rivalries and jaw-dropping footage. Each episode explores a different dynasty - from chimpanzees and emperor penguins to painted wolves, lions and tigers - as they contend with life-or-death situations. As ever, it makes for riveting television.


  • Simon Blakeney
  • Will Lawson
  • Nick Lyon
  • Rosie Thomas
  • Theo Webb
  • Emma Napper


  • David Attenborough


Filmed over the course of four years, this five-part series follows animal families as they fight for survival against the possibility of endangerment.