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Eddie Izzard: Marathon Man for Sport Relief

Eddie Izzard pushes his body and sense of humour to the limit for Sport Relief as he attempts to run 27 marathons in 27 days, marking the 27 years Nelson Mandela spent in prison.

Eddie Izzard pushes his body and sense of humour to the limit for Sport Relief as he takes on an immense challenge - travelling to South Africa to run 27 marathons in 27 days to mark the 27 years that his hero Nelson Mandela spent in prison.

It is a gruelling, uplifting and hilarious journey through baking heat, high roads and hospitals - but can Eddie make it to the final finish line?

1 hour

Last on

Fri 15 Apr 2016 23:20

Credits

Role Contributor
Presenter Eddie Izzard
Executive Producer Nick Catliff
Executive Producer Caterina Turroni
Executive Producer Bill Locke
Production Company Lion Television

Broadcasts

  • Mon 28 Mar 2016 21:40
  • Mon 28 Mar 2016 23:10
  • Mon 28 Mar 2016 23:40
  • Fri 15 Apr 2016 23:20