Blue Planet 2 star feared they would DIE during dangerous scene
Producer Orla Doherty was overseeing tonight's terrifying episode when she took part in a submarine dive to the bottom of Antarctic Ocean.
However, this was the first time their vessel would attempt to submerge in these waters, leaving the crew unsure about whether it would hold up.
Just half an hour into the dive, the vessel began to leak, prompting Orla to take action and plug the deadly hole.
She revealed that if they couldn't stop the intake of water, there was "no escape".
Orla explained: "We're going to a place that has never been explored. There could be nothing, there... read more
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