Prehistoric Planet

NZ release: 22 May 2023

Violence Rated on: 22 May 2023

Season 2: Episode 1 & 2

Prehistoric Planet Season 2

What’s it about?

A nature documentary-style look at dinosaur life narrated by celebrated naturist Sir David Attenborough. Each episode explores a specific prehistoric environment using realistic digital effects. Dinosaur experts then use fossil evidence to talk about various aspects of dinosaur life seen in the show.

The facts

  • English language
  • 5 Episodes, about 40 minutes long
  • Staring Sir David Attenborough

Why did it get this rating?

This show was self-rated by Apple TV You can find out more about self-rating by streaming providers here.


Predators stalk and hunt prey. Sometimes they are successful, sometimes they are not. Nothing bloody or graphic, but younger children may be disturbed by scenes that show baby dinosaurs in the mouths of predators.

Animal Mating

Dinosaurs court and mate but nothing explicit is shown. Parents will be able to explain to younger children.

Further information

Why are ratings and content warnings important for me and my whānau?

Recent featured decisions

12 September 2023

Welcome to Wrexham

Season 2: Episodes 1-15

Offensive language

After falling just short of promotion last season, Wrexham AFC, Ryan Reynolds, and Rob McElhenney return for a new season with the hopes of promotion in one of the most challenging leagues in English football.

Read more

07 September 2023

Content that may disturb, sexual violence themes

Survivors, whistle-blowers, and experts recount the Boy Scouts of America's decades long cover-up of child sexual abuse cases and its heartbreaking impact on so many.

Read more