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Joanna Lumley's Nile

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In this stunning four-part series, British actress Joanna Lumley travels the entire length of the world's longest river, the Nile, from its mouth at Alexandria, to its source, high in the Rwandan mountains. Joanna's epic river journey sees her travel by train, road and boat, encompassing the rich, varied history and contemporary daily life of the river Nile. Follow her as she meets the survivor of a crocodile attack and explores an ancient African kingdom; visits Khartoum, where the White and Blue Niles meet; travels to Ethiopia's Simien Mountains to meet a group of Olympic hopefuls and meets some local beauty queens in Juba, southern Sudan. Joanna's interaction with everyone she meets brings this rare and beautiful expedition to life.