Forgotten actuality stars lastly return from the wilderness

Channel four’s bold actuality present Eden has come to an finish, eight months after the newest episode was proven.

In March 2016, 23 volunteers moved to the Scottish Highlands to “begin once more”.

Solely 4 episodes of the present have been ever broadcast in July and August final 12 months, however the forged have solely now come residence.

Individuals have spent the previous 12 months in Scotland however lower than 4 hours of footage was ever proven.

A spokesperson for Channel four couldn’t affirm as to whether contributors have been conscious that episodes weren’t being broadcast however says footage shall be on screens in 2017.

“When filming started we had no concept what the outcomes can be and the way these collaborating would react to being remoted for months in a distant a part of the British Isles,” a Channel four consultant instructed Newsbeat.

“That is why we did it and the story of their time, together with the highs and the lows, shall be proven later this 12 months.”


Picture caption The 23 contestants tried to construct a neighborhood from scratch in a distant a part of Scotland

Eden confirmed a gaggle of individuals making an attempt to construct a neighborhood from subsequent to nothing within the Highlands.

They needed to construct their very own shelter and hunt for meals.


The Telegraph stories that viewing figures fell from 1.7 million to 800,000 individuals throughout these first 4 episodes.

The final replace on Twitter from the present was in October 2016.


Through the first 4 episodes of the present, contestant Tara Zieleman stop the present after rowing with fellow contributors.

Rumours counsel extra individuals had additionally stop however Channel four haven’t confirmed this.


A report by The Press and Journal quotes an area resident referred to as Maria Macpherson as saying contributors wanted to go to an area dentist after consuming “hen grit.”

However Channel four insists among the reporting is “inaccurate”.

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