The Grand Tour is lastly returning for the long-awaited special A Massive Hunt in December, however Jeremy Clarkson has revealed that filming nearly didn’t occur after the presenters narrowly prevented a shark assault.
Jeremy defined how Richard Hammond’s poor understanding of French almost brought about them to be attacked throughout a dip within the Indian Ocean.
The presenter stated: ‘After we have been in Réunion we had a day of sorting ourselves out and all of us met on the seaside and Hammond recommended snorkelling.
‘So, [Richard] went off to the little hut the place you can borrow the flippers and snorkels and he got here again and he stated, “My French is actually coming alongside, I’ve simply had a protracted dialog with the person within the hut in French.”’
Jeremy added: ‘We then went swimming and snorkelling and once we received again, we have been informed that the day earlier than, a person had been eaten by a shark. Precisely in that spot, off that very same seaside, contained in the reef the place we have been snorkelling.’
‘So, this French man was clearly saying, “Don’t go swimming” and Hammond was saying “I wish to go snorkelling on Wednesdays.” Half of the world’s shark assaults are off Réunion and we went swimming there like idiots.’
The trio hit the highway in December (Image: Stuart C. Wilson/Getty Photos)
Jeremy, Richard and James Might discover the islands of Réunion and Madagascar (Image: Amazon Prime Video)
He added: ‘Everybody on the seaside was watching us like, “What on earth are they doing…?” And this was all as a result of Richard Hammond thinks he can converse French.’
Jeremy, Richard and James Might discover the islands of Réunion and Madagascar within the long-awaited particular, which arrives subsequent month. The brand new journey begins on the costliest highway on this planet, which Jeremy believes may go some way to explaining Brexit.
A detailed encounter with sharks was the one hardship the presenters confronted throughout filming both, with Richard struggling an unlucky harm through the shoot.
‘If Hammond says he burned his bits with a scorching prepared meal in Madagascar then he actually did,’ Jeremy stated.
‘He actually did burn his b******* with a military ration meal, which was hotter than he anticipated. That’s a really humorous scene.’
The Grand Tour presents: A Huge Hunt will launch Friday 18th December on Amazon Prime Video.