I Shouldn't Be Alive (2005– )

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Re-enactments of real-life tales of human survival against the savage elements, dangerous climates and physical hazards.

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 Jim (37 episodes, 2005-2012)
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 Narrator / ... (35 episodes, 2006-2012)
Blake Henshaw ...
 Matt Briggs (26 episodes, 2010-2012)
Tahi Mapp-Borren ...
 Marni Sheppard / ... (26 episodes, 2010-2012)
Jay Saussey ...
 Sonja Rendell (26 episodes, 2010-2012)
Danny Kirrane ...
 Joseph Savanna (26 episodes, 2010-2012)
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 Shelly Sargeant (25 episodes, 2010-2012)
Brandon Wiley ...
 Himself (25 episodes, 2010-2012)
Thomas Grube ...
 Roger Sargeant (25 episodes, 2010-2012)
Hannah Lurie ...
 Michaela McCain (25 episodes, 2010-2012)
Michael Packard ...
 Himself (25 episodes, 2010-2012)
Gabriella Duplessis ...
 Tiffany Hubbard (25 episodes, 2010-2012)
Silke Friedebold ...
 Herself (25 episodes, 2010-2012)
Alvaro Zuniga ...
 Himself (25 episodes, 2010-2012)
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 Jennifer (25 episodes, 2005-2010)
Logan Lotz ...
 Clayton (25 episodes, 2005-2010)
Nicholas Aaron ...
 Jamie Andrew (25 episodes, 2010-2012)
Daniel Abelson ...
 Sam Kavanagh (25 episodes, 2010-2012)
John P. Arnold ...
 Justin Kirkbride (25 episodes, 2010-2012)
Marisa Leigh Boynton ...
 Kathleen Karnes (25 episodes, 2010-2012)
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 Jean Silverwood (25 episodes, 2010-2012)
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 Mike Dillon (25 episodes, 2010-2012)
Louise Bush ...
 Rachel Colenso (25 episodes, 2010-2012)
Nick Cavaliere ...
 Joe Rangel (25 episodes, 2010-2012)
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 John Silverwood (25 episodes, 2010-2012)
Edward Clarke ...
 Jason Thompson (25 episodes, 2010-2012)
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 Brandy Wiley (25 episodes, 2010-2012)
Jeremy Domingo ...
 Alvaro Zuniga (25 episodes, 2010-2012)
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 Linda Skvarna (25 episodes, 2010-2012)
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 Roger Stone (25 episodes, 2010-2012)
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 Ben Silverwood (25 episodes, 2010-2012)
Jordan Greenhough ...
 Matthew McGough (25 episodes, 2010-2012)
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 Matt McGough (25 episodes, 2010-2012)
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 David Whittlesey (25 episodes, 2010-2012)
Robert Jezek ...
 Steve Conway (25 episodes, 2010-2012)
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 Matthew Schuyler (25 episodes, 2010-2012)
Lisa Kay ...
 Silke Friedebold (25 episodes, 2010-2012)
Joseph Kennedy ...
 Benedict Allen (25 episodes, 2010-2012)
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 Jim Davidson (25 episodes, 2010-2012)
Sean MacLean ...
 Blake Morstad (25 episodes, 2010-2012)
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 Lincoln Hall (25 episodes, 2010-2012)
Nicholas Moss ...
 Mike Price (25 episodes, 2010-2012)
Gawie Niewoudt ...
 Bill Barrett (25 episodes, 2010-2012)
Steven O'Donnell ...
 Lorenzo Madrid (25 episodes, 2010-2012)
Sabrina Oschmann ...
 Shannon McGough (25 episodes, 2010-2012)
Sam Phillips ...
 Jamie Fisher (25 episodes, 2010-2012)
Tony Pritchard ...
 Charlie Hench (25 episodes, 2010-2012)
Christopher Ragland ...
 Travis Wright (25 episodes, 2010-2012)
James Scales ...
 Michael Packard (25 episodes, 2010-2012)
Alex Sesma ...
 Jose Luis Ramos Garcia (25 episodes, 2010-2012)
Martin Sherman ...
 Steve Guy (25 episodes, 2010-2012)
Megan Smith ...
 Amelia Silverwood (25 episodes, 2010-2012)
Nicky Taylor ...
 Jack Silverwood (25 episodes, 2010-2012)
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 Chris Maki (25 episodes, 2010-2012)
Laura Van Der Merwe ...
 Camille Silverwood (25 episodes, 2010-2012)
John Vernon ...
 Tommy Robbins (25 episodes, 2010-2012)
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 Larry Dimond (25 episodes, 2010-2012)
Brandy Wiley ...
 Herself (24 episodes, 2010-2012)
Kevin Cooke ...
 Clay Lancaster (24 episodes, 2010-2012)
Aaron Swartz ...
 Dan Mazur (24 episodes, 2010-2012)
Qarie Marshall ...
 Narrator (23 episodes, 2005-2010)
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 Steve Callahan (23 episodes, 2010-2012)
Erika Wessels ...
 Irene McGough (23 episodes, 2010-2012)
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 Mark Sorensen / ... (21 episodes, 2005-2010)
Joss Taylor ...
 Clayton (21 episodes, 2005-2010)
Greg Rasmussen ...
 Himself (20 episodes, 2005-2010)
Mark Sorensen ...
 Himself (20 episodes, 2005-2010)
Rob Rusnak ...
 Himself (20 episodes, 2005-2010)
Steven Beckingham ...
 Rob Rusnak (20 episodes, 2005-2010)
Jennifer Stolpa Repetti ...
 Herself (17 episodes, 2005-2010)
Jim Stolpa ...
 Himself (17 episodes, 2005-2010)
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 Himself - Survival Expert (17 episodes, 2005-2010)
Saul Kinderis
(16 episodes, 2005-2010)
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 Himself - Hawke / ... (16 episodes, 2005-2010)
Peter Blinston ...
 Himself (16 episodes, 2005-2010)
Larry Kaiser
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 Larry Kaiser (16 episodes, 2005-2010)
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 Greg / ... (16 episodes, 2005-2010)
James Cunningham ...
 Peter (16 episodes, 2005-2010)
Aleni Tufuga ...
 Rob Hewitt (16 episodes, 2010-2012)
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 Norman (16 episodes, 2005-2010)
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 Deborah Scaling Kiley / ... (16 episodes, 2005-2010)
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 Meg (16 episodes, 2005-2010)
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 John (16 episodes, 2005-2010)
Dewey Gaedcke ...
 Himself (15 episodes, 2010-2012)
Peter Frank ...
 Himself (15 episodes, 2010-2012)
Patricia Vichmann ...
 Rangiwhiua Hewitt (15 episodes, 2010-2012)
Sam Barriscale ...
 Dewey Gaedcke (15 episodes, 2010-2012)
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 Dave Akers (15 episodes, 2010-2012)
Tom Gilling ...
 Clay Craig (15 episodes, 2010-2012)
Jeremy Joyce ...
 Jordan Nicurity (15 episodes, 2010-2012)
Gary Lilburn ...
 Tom Bosworth (15 episodes, 2010-2012)
Linda Marlowe ...
 Lynda Bosworth (15 episodes, 2010-2012)
John May ...
 Jason Cox (15 episodes, 2010-2012)
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From the producers of "Touching the Void", the show features accounts of individuals and groups caught in dangerous scenarios, presented both through interviews and dramatic reenactments. The main focus is how the survivors survived and the decisions they made that kept them alive; not who survived and who died. Written by Anonymous

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Interesting, exciting and educating!

This is a very good show, or at least as far as I have watched it at the moment: series 1, 2 and 3. The actors are very good - although in most cases one has never heard of them! - and the reenactment of the accidents and ordeals are both very realistic and very dramatic. The fact that one knows that it is real events and not fiction, makes it more interesting and exciting than a work of fiction.

I like it that they do neither blow up heroes or gloat in misery. The real events speak for themselves. Also, you learn a lot from this. I feel that if I would ever find myself in a survival situation, I would be more prepared now. I have also got myself some basic survival gear, that I always carry around with me. This show can save lives!

The only thing I have against it, is that they show glimpses of what is to come in the beginning of the program, and also in between after the commercial breaks. Although the glimpses are very short, they are enough to spoil some of the fun for me - so I try to look away and not to listen then. And also the fact that they tell in the beginning how many days the events took place over. I do not want to know that in advance!


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