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'A place so close to my heart': Bear Grylls is back on TV and on his way to SA

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Bear Grylls and Natalie Portman in Running Wild: The Challenge. (Photo: National Geographic/Ben Simms)
Bear Grylls and Natalie Portman in Running Wild: The Challenge. (Photo: National Geographic/Ben Simms)

INTERVIEW: Bear Grylls

"South Africa is always a place so close to my heart, and you guys are always so warm and encouraging about all of my stuff. It really means a lot to me," Bear Grylls told the South African media during a recent online press conference.

The adventurer beamed in from the UK ahead of the South African premiere of National Geographic's Running Wild with Bear Grylls: The Challenge.

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