During the filming of Nat Geo Wild’s “Savage Kingdom,” the cameramen had to get close to the world’s most feared predator.

As a pride of lions hunted, killed and teared apart flesh, the men got up close and personal for one epic filming.

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But was it worth it?

Find out here during the one hour premiere of “Savage Kingdom” on Nat Geo Wild.

Lauren Grose About the author:
Lauren is an Associate Content Editor at RARE. During her years at Bloomsburg University, she delved into modern media by creating a fashion column titled “Dear Bloom,” which ultimately became a YouTube series. Shortly after graduating, Lauren packed her bags and flew to Tokyo to explore the city’s culture and, ...Read more
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