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Ross Kemp: In Search Of Pirates

Season 1
200916+
Ross Kemp in Search of Pirates sees Ross taking a look at modern day piracy.
Starring
Ross Kemp
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Audio languages
English
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  1. 1. Somalia
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    June 7, 2009
    44min
    16+
    Audio languages
    English
    Ross Kemp is off the coast of Somalia on the trail of modern-day Blackbeards, who are rather more camera shy. The professional tough guy swaps sunglasses for regulation mushroom helmet and hops aboard HMS Northumberland, the first Royal Navy ship to patrol for pirates since 1816. He soon discovers that it's like looking for a needle in a haystack and, despite interesting tete-a-tetes with marines.
  2. 2. Nigeria
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    June 14, 2009
    44min
    16+
    Audio languages
    English
    The actor explores the impact of piracy in Nigeria, where more people are killed in raids than anywhere else in the world. He discovers the devastating effects that pirates are having on the area's fishing fleet, with almost 300 workers killed over the past few years, and how attacks on oil tankers at the port of Lagos are threatening the country's economy
  3. 3. Southeast Asia
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    June 21, 2009
    44min
    16+
    Audio languages
    English
    The actor visits Southeast Asia as he concludes his exploration of the increasing risk of piracy on the world's oceans. Beginning in Singapore, where he sees the huge volume of shipping that comes through the Strait of Malacca, Ross heads to Batam Island, before negotiating access to a pirate in Somalia who provides an insight into their training by ex-Somali marines

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Directors
Ewen Thomson
Network
Sky1
Amazon Maturity Rating
16+ Young Adults. Learn more