Season 1

    Explore the life of Sir Edmund Hillary, best known as the first man to conquer Mount Everest. Andrew Munro stars as Hillary, with Dean O’Gorman as his lifelong climbing companion, George Lowe.

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    Hillary

    Heartbreak

    After an emergency in the mountains Ed must reconsider his priorities.

    Heartbreak

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    Hillary

    The Race to the Pole

    Bunny Fuchs is crossing Antarctica and Ed is on the opposite side setting up supply bases.

    The Race to the Pole

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    Hillary

    Home

    Ed is offered an adventure that promises a lot but delivers a host of difficulties.

    Home

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    Hillary

    Everest

    Ed and George are given a chance at Everest. Ed meets Sherpa Tenzing Norgay.

    Everest

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    Hillary

    Louise

    Ed and George climb in the Himalayas and Ed is offered the chance to climb Everest.

    Louise

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    Hillary

    Standing Tall

    Ed discovers the mountains and stands up to his father.

    Standing Tall