Posts Tagged ‘Adventures in Sunderland’

Episode 7 Adventures in Sunderland, Abby Gets An Agent

July 8, 2010

In Episode 7, Adventures in Sunderland, rescued teen sailor Abby Sunderland, hires a talent agent.

The 16-year-old signed Lyall Mercer, head of an Australian-based public relations and talent management firm, to handle her business affairs, the Los Angeles Times is reporting.

Mercer says Sunderland is “very marketable” and will use her public profile to “inspire others to follow their dreams.”

“She is popular across the world, has followed her dream, overcome challenges and survived. She is an inspiration,” he said in a statement released this week.

It was not immediately known what projects were planned, however, Sunderland has said she would like to write a book about her adventures.

Abby is also looking into starring into an action adventure movie, Abby Get Your Gun….


Episode 6, Adventures in Sunderland, Taming Tornado Alley

July 5, 2010

In Episode 6 of Adventures in Sunderland, Storm-chasers Roger and Caryn Hill will take  Abby Sunderland, junior thrill seeker, on the hunt of her  life  chasing deadly and destructive tornados.

Ploughing their way through ‘Tornado Alley’, Roger and Caryn will take Abby along the back alleys of the most dangerous tornados in the world.

Offering adrenaline inducing ‘Silver Lining Tours’, Abby  will be taken to within a quarter of a mile of some of the swirling 300mph vertical wind funnels to test her emotional “sails”.

Getting so close to the tornados Abby will  hear their roar and see debris flying inside them.

‘They can move at up to 60mph and they turn at up to 300mph,’ she said.

‘They can be over one mile wide and they can destroy entire towns and uproot entire villages. Watch Abby attempt to bag some F4 tornadoes..

Episode 4,Adventures in Sunderland,Abby Sails With The Devil

June 25, 2010

In Episode four, of Adventures of Sunderland, 16-year old Abby Sunderland, junior thrill seeker, will attempt once again, to navigate through dangerous waters. Abby will place herself in an extremely dangerous position encircled in a violent, political and hated environment. Lets follow Abby’s wacky  adventures attempting to  steer clear of political and international hatred as Abby crews with Tony Heyward…