Cape Town in South Africa is home to some unique baboon families. Set against the beautiful backdrop of Table Mountain, this new series for ITV1 follows their stories as they struggle to survive in this busy and exotic urban landscape.
Bill Bailey brings his natural enthusiasm for the subject, and with warmth and wit he reveals the intricacies of life for these fascinating and endearing primates. Bill introduces us to three different families of baboons which he describes as: “The highway robbers of the Smitz troop, the rustic rascals the Tokai troop and the urbanites of Da Gama.”
The series provides a unique insight into the lives of these intelligent, complicated primates, with incredible, candid footage of their daily lives.