Bruce Parry

TV Show Host

Birthday March 17, 1969

Birth Sign Pisces

Birthplace England

Age 54 years old

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Known for his hosting work on such BBC nature documentary series as Extreme Lives, Serious Jungle, Tribe, and Amazon, he also took part in activism on behalf of indigenous peoples.

Before Fame

In his early adulthood, he became a Second Lieutenant in the Royal Marines. While in the Marines, he lived in Norway for a time and was also involved in humanitarian activities in Iraq.


After ending his military career, he worked for an organization called Trekforce and led expeditions to remote parts of the world.

Family Life

He grew up in Hampshire, England, as the son of a Royal Artillery Major father.

Associated With

Singer KT Tunstall performed on his 2008 Survival International organization benefit album.