As if surviving in the wild for 21 days wasn’t enough, Discovery channel decided to take things to the next level with “Naked and Afraid XL.” In this version of the show, survivors must make it 40 days in the South African bush. To prepare for the new season, meet the cast of Season 2. For those who are into spoilers, click here to find out who taps out.
Hometown: Durham, New Hampshire
Profession: Social Worker
“Naked and Afraid” Challenge Location: Yucatan
Fun fact: Alyssa decided to take on the challenge because she likes the outdoors, not because she wanted fame for being on TV.
Hometown: Santa Cruz, California
Profession: Back packing guide
“Naked and Afraid” Challenge Location: Nicaragua
Fun fact: The most important thing to angel is his family, especially his two daughters.
Hometown: Denver, Colorado
Profession: former Marine Corps Sergeant, current Marketing Director
“Naked and Afraid” Challenge Location: Cambodia
Fun Fact: She “firmly believes” chef Athony Bourdain is her spirit animal.
Clarence Gilmer II
Hometown: Doesn’t have a permanent residence
“Naked and Afraid” Challenge Location: Honduras
Profession: Teaching survival skills
Fun fact: He quit his office job in 2006 to travel and sharpen his survival skills.
Hometown: Moab, Utah
“Naked and Afraid” Challenge Location: Thailand
Profession: Rock climbing guide
Fun fact: He has Native American heritage and likes to connect with the environment.
Hometown: Darnestown, Maryland
Profession: Horse trainer
“Naked And Afraid” Challenge: Amazonia
Fun Fact: He has felt “superhuman” since he survived for 21 days in Amazonia.
Hometown: Moab, Utah
Profession: Not mentioned
“Naked and Afraid” Challenge Location: Panama
Fun Fact: She considers the outdoors her refuge after growing up with a mother who struggled with addiction.
Proffesion: Not mentioned
“Naked and Afraid” Challenge Location: India
Fun Fact: She was raised to believe a woman should serve a man, but broke away from her childhood beliefs as an adult.
Hometown: Roxbury, Maine
Profession: Served in the Marine Corps Infantry from 2003-2011
“Naked and Afraid” Challenge Location: Everglades
Fun Fact: Uses nature as a healing tool.
Stacey Lee Osorio
Age: 35 years old
Hometown: Stites, Idaho
Profession: Biological technician
“Naked and Afraid” Challenge Location: Croatia
Fun Fact: She is in school pursing a pursuing a bachelor's degree in wildlife biology.
Steven Lee Hall Jr.
Hometown: Amarillo, Texas
Profession: Artist; “Naked and Afraid”
Challenge Location: Alabama;
Fun Fact: He’s a self-taught artist who goes by the name “Nevets Killjoy.”
Hometown: Spokane, Washington
Profession: Mortgage Loan Originator
“Naked and Afraid” Challenge Location: Florida
Fun Fact: She has used her survival-derived mental strength to overcome personal tragedy.
Don't miss Season 2 of “Naked and Afraid XL” when it premiers Sunday, July 10 on Discovery Channel at 10 p.m. EDT.
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