Ross James Kemp (born 21 July 1964) is an English actor, author, and television war reporter. He rose to prominence in the role of Grant Mitchell in the BBC soap opera EastEnders. Since 2004, Kemp has received international recognition as a journalist for the BAFTA Award-winning documentary series Ross Kemp on Gangs.
All five episodes from the third war documentary series following Ross Kemp in Afghanistan. Kemp returns to the war-torn country ten years after 9/11 to investigate how the situation has developed. Travelling with Whiskey Company 45 Commando Royal Marines and encountering many dangers along the way, he explores what the future holds with the plan to remove soldiers in 2014.
The actor joins the Afghan Army as they undergo training from General Caldwell, the second-highest-ranking American officer in the country, ahead of a planned withdrawal of British troops in 2015. Plus, he spends more time with the Kilo Company of the United States Marine Corps and learns how poor sanitation and food are making it a difficult tour.
Ross Kemp Documentaries
You can find a full index and overview of Ross Kemp’s documentaries here.
Production & Filming Details
- Release Date: 28 November 2011.
- Rating: 15.
- Running Time: 60 minutes.
- Country: UK.
- Language: English.