The new documentary series Griff’s Canadian Adventure follows Welsh comedian and travel enthusiast Griff Rhys Jones on an epic journey across the commonwealth country as he explores Canadian cultures and traditions, de-mystifes and debunks Canadian cliches, and mixes it up with beaver and polar bear encounters.
Griff is packing his snowshoes and heading across country by seaplane, train, cargo boat, dogsled and monster truck in search of the soul of Canada.
In each episode, Griff sets himself a challenge that forms the spine of his journey. Typically, the challenges are quirky and reflect the spirit of the region of Canada he is visiting.
Beautifully shot in UHD and HD, audiences will have a front-row seat to watch Griff discover the heart and soul of this immense and extraordinary country.
EPISODE ONE: NEWFOUNDLAND - BIGNESS
British comedian and travel enthusiast Griff Rhys Jones begins his journey across Canada, exploring Newfoundland and Labrador in the East and uncovering what makes Canada distinctly unique and decidedly ‘big’.
EPISODE TWO: QUEBEC - FRENCHNESS
British comedian and travel enthusiast Griff Rhys Jones explores Quebec to uncover just how ‘French’ Canada really is. From Montreal to Quebec City, Griff will reveal how its history has helped shaped the multicultural Canada of today.
EPISODE THREE: ONTARIO - NICENESS
British comedian and travel enthusiast Griff Rhys Jones begins his exploration of Ontario at Niagara Falls, right on the U.S border, to uncover what it is that makes Canadians so nice.
EPISODE FOUR: MANITOBA - COLDNESS
British comedian and travel enthusiast Griff Rhys Jones explores the Frozen Wilds of Manitoba, North Canada, and visits a town that sometimes has more polar bears than people.
British comedian and travel enthusiast Griff Rhys Jones explores the prairies and vast sprawling plains of both Saskatchewon and Alberta provinces and discovers they reveal riches from fossils to farmland.
EPISODE SIX: BRITISH COLUMBIA - HAPPINESS
British comedian and travel enthusiast Griff Rhys Jones finishes his journey across Canada in the popular, lifestyle province of British Columbia in the Pacific Northwest and discovers what it is about this place that makes people so happy.