He might have gained prominence posthumously for the tragic way in which he died, but even more impressive was the life he lived in the wild. News24's Lifestyle and Entertainment Editor, Herman Eloff, takes a closer look at the documentary about Cecil and speaks to filmmaker Helen Young about the world's most well-known lion.
"Cecil's tale was a spark that started a fire – casting a light across the globe about the plight of lions. A single lion that changed the world. This is his legacy."