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Locked Up Abroad

Cast of 'Locked Up Abroad'

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

Locked Up Abroad

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.

Premiere:
Jul 24, 2007
Original Network:
National Geographic USA
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Ecuador

S02, E12  (First Aired: Oct. 27, 2008)
Desperate for cash, an American man agrees to transport cocaine from Ecuador to Europe for $7,000 and gets busted, ending up in one of Ecuador's most notorious prisons.
  • Thu 1/19
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Mexico

S01, E05  (First Aired: Mar. 31, 2008)
Two people working little and playing hard for a summer season in Ibiza agree to smuggle some cannabis into Amsterdam when they begin running short on money.
  • Fri 1/20
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Colombia

S01, E04  (First Aired: Sep. 25, 2007)
Colombia's National Liberation Army kidnaps Glen Heggstad, an American on a motorcycle journey through South America.
  • Sat 1/21
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Barbados

S03, E10  (First Aired: Jul. 22, 2009)
A pregnant single mother is apprehended attempting to bring drugs back from Barbados and is sentenced to five years in prison.
  • Wed 1/25
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Mexican Prison Escape

S07, E06  (First Aired: May. 15, 2013)
A storm ruins plans to take more than a ton of marijuana back to the U.S., surfers Mike Cooke and Mace Stanley and smuggler Frank Sayre are sent to a Mexican prison; then they tunnel their way out of it.
  • Thu 1/26
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Malaysia

S02, E10  (First Aired: Oct. 6, 2008)
Monique and Callie Strydom are kindapped by a Muslim militant group while vacationing in Malaysia and held captive for four months.
  • Fri 1/27
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Betrayed in Ecuador

S03, E11  (First Aired: Jul. 29, 2009)
An unsuspecting woman, Zoe McGarry, is given a suitcase full of cocaine and is arrested when attempting to board a plane with it.
  • Sat 1/28
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Busted in Bangkok

S06, E19  (First Aired: Aug. 27, 2012)
Angela Carnegie from Chicago makes plans to smuggle heroin from Thailand to bankroll a new life, but is arrested and nearly attempts suicide when she receives a life sentence.
  • Sun 1/29
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