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Superman Henry Cavill, Tom Hardy, Adrien Brody Guest-Star On Driven To Extemes

Posted By: Matt McGloin
Mon, 02/04/2013 - 15:30

Discovery Channel is launching a new show, Driven To Extremes, a three-part global challenge that pits two specially-designed vehicles against three of the most difficult roads on Earth, featuring celebrity guest stars.

The Hollywood A-List of talent includes Tom Hardy, known for playing Bane in The Dark Knight Rises, new Superman Henry Cavill from the Man of Steel movie, and Academy Award Winner for Best Actor in The PianistAdrien Brody.

Episode 1 sees Tom Hardy take on the notorious Road of Bones in Russia.

Henry Cavill attempts to cross the Taklamakan Desert in western China in episode 2.

And episode 3 sees Adrian Brody heading to the jungles of Malaysia.

Joining the all-star list of talent is Formula 1 star Mika Salo and World Superbike champion Neil Hodgson.

Driven To Extremes premiers Sunday March 27th at 9.00pm.

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Prepare for the ultimate Hollywood road movie, as A-list actors, Tom Hardy, Henry Cavill and Adrien Brody, join forces with Formula 1 star Mika Salo and World Superbike champion Neil Hodgson, to take on the most extreme roads in the world in exciting new series Driven to Extremes. Each episode follows a celebrity pair as they take on some of the toughest terrain on the planet, at the harshest time of the year. From keeping the car running in temperatures of -50C on Russia's notorious Road of Bones to navigating through the depths of the Malaysian jungle in the middle of the monsoon season, accompany these high-profile petrol heads as they push themselves and their car, to the limit.