Edward Michael Grylls

Who is Bear Grylls: Know the Man vs Wild Hero

by irtiza104 on May 10, 2011

Bear Grylls, was born in 7 June 1974. His real name is Edward Michael Grylls but this English adventurer is more famous for his name Bear Grylls thanks to the hit TV series Man Vs Wild. He is also a writer and a Television presenter and a former member of the British Special Forces. At the age of 23 in 2009 he climbed the mount Everest and became the youngest Briton to do so. His sister gave him the pet name Bear when he was just a few weeks old.

Born: June 7, 1974 Englad Parents: Late Conservative party politician Sir Michael Grylls and Lady Grylls

Education: Bear Grylls was educated at Eaton House, Ludgrove School, Eton College,Who is Man vs Wild Bear Grylls and Birkbeck. Then he went to University of London to graduate in Hispanic Studies in 2002. His father taught him how to sail and climb. He learn karate and skydiving when he was a teenager. Yoga is also something Bear Grylls involves himself into.

Religious Views: Christian

Spouse and Kids: Married Shara Grylls in 2000. The name of their 3 sons are Jesse, Marmaduke and Huckleberry

Involvement with the Media:

Bear Grylls is a bestselling author. List of his books are given below

  1. Facing Up (UK) aka The Kid Who Climbed Everest (USA), UK top 10 best seller
  2. Facing the Frozen Ocean, shortlisted for the William Hill Sports Book of the Year Award 2004
  3. Born Survivor: Bear Grylls, Sunday Times Top 10 best-seller
  4. Bear Grylls Outdoor Adventures
  5. Series of children adventure books

List of all the books by Bear Grylls on Amazon

Television series:

  1. Escape to the Legion
  2. Man vs Wild aka Born Survivor
  3. Worst Case Scenario

There is also a video game associated with Man vs Wild Bear Grylls.

Bear Grylls’ extreme popularity has bought him some great endorsements too.

Are you a huge fan of Bear Grylls and Man vs Wild, or not? What is your favorite “Man vs Wild Bear Grylls Moment”?

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