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Locked Up Abroad

Travelers share stories of being arrested in foreign countries. 

9/12/15
03:00 AM
"Son of Saddam"  Latif Yahia, an Iraqi soldier, is forced to become a body-double for Saddam Hussein's son.  (Repeat) NGC
9/12/15
04:00 AM
"Philippines"  A couple, Martin and Gracia, on an anniversary trip in the Philippines is taken hostage, along with 18 others, by an Islamic extremist group.  (Repeat) NGC
9/12/15
05:00 AM
"Chilean Prison Break"  Tom Hanway makes a daring escape from a Chilean jail after being arrested with LSD.  (Repeat) NGC
Locked Up Abroad

Premise
Dream adventures turn into hellish nightmares for the travelers featured in this series, which recounts through first-hand interviews and re-enactments their experiences of being arrested in a foreign country for drug smuggling, and how they coped with the resulting lengthy prison terms.

Current cast
Dominic Colenso as Paul
Jack Merivale as Piers Hernu
Sophie Morton as Krista Barnes
Madeleine Bowyer as Gracia Burnham

Program data from Tribune Media Services, Inc.