The World's... and Me

Mark Dolan travels the world to meet the people whose extraordinariness - for better or worse - sets them apart from your average Joe. Join him on a fascinating journey and meet everyone from a man-turned-tiger to a billionaire teenager saving up for a sewing machine.

The World's... and Me

The World’s Strangest Plastic Surgery and Me...

In the first episode of his fascinating series, Mark travels to the US and Brazil to meet three people who have taken plastic surgery to new extremes. In Los Angeles he meets Jenny Lee, a real life Texan Barbie doll, who has had 44 plastic surgery operations, including a brow lift, eyelid lift, lower eyelid lift, four nose jobs, cheek implants, three breast enlargements, and full body lift. Meanwhile Brazilian model Angela Bismarchi, holds Brazil's record for the most plastic surgery and the 37-year-old model has has even had a hymenoplasty, so she could be a virgin again before she married her latest husband. And in the Nevada desert, Mark meets the late Denis Avner - also known as `Stalking Cat' - who has spent the last 20 years having surgery, often without anaesthetic, in a bid to turn himself into a tiger.

The World’s Fattest Families and Me...

Mark meets 3 of the largest families in the world. First in Tonga – the number one obese nation – he spends time with two generations all over 20 stone, where being fat is a sign of beauty. Then in Mexico he visits a man so huge he’s ashamed to leave the house. And in Texas he finds teenager Danielle, who at 29 stone is passing her own bad eating habits onto her four-year-old son.

The World’s Identical Twins and Me...

Things get weird when Mark delves into the world of identical twins. He heads to Thailand where a set of twins have married the same man, so what about the sleeping arrangements? You’ll have to watch to find out! And then there’s the ‘twin twin’ marriage in Idaho – two sets of identical twins have married each other. And last, but no means least, there’s Linda and Terry, two inseparable middle-aged women who dress identically, live, work, and chant Tibetan mantras together.

The World’s Richest Teenager and Me...

How do the super-rich treat their kids? Mark travels the world to investigate in this fascinating episode. You’ll meet a 17-year-old who has Olympic athlete personal trainers, a celebrity acting coach and a $80k car. And then there’s a Russian teen idol who’s dad funds her fashion business. On the other hand there’s the Thai daughter of a billionaire who despite being from the wealthiest family, surives on just £3 pocket money a day and has to save up for anything she wants. She is currently saving hard for her own sewing machine!