Preview – Dynasties

Dynasties Lion
Picture Shows: Charm walks through one of the regular downpours that soaks the Masai Mara. Image Credit: BBC NHU.

David Attenborough’s series about the family lives of the animal kingdom this week travels to Kenya.

Following the Marsh Pride in Masai Mara, it main focuses on a lioness called Charm. She and just one other female are forced to look after the entire pride when all the adult males abandon it. This includes having to protect the cubs from local hyenas.

Dynasties is on BBC One at 20.00.