Born Free: The People's Lion / Video Interview


The People’s Lion is an exciting opportunity for everybody the world over to participate in the Pride of Cape Town and the conservation of these magnificent creatures.  Join Queen legend Brian May, West End singer Kerry Ellis and actress and Born Free founder Virginia McKenna by donating  to the ‘People’s Lion’, your support will help Born Free to safeguard this iconic species.

By donating you will help create a very special lion. The art on this unique lion will be created from names, messages and photographs sent in by those who have donated.  The People’s Lion will act as a symbol of your support to protect lions in the wild.

 "Everyone who cares has a voice. The Peoples lion is your lion, and however little or much you can afford you can make all the difference. If a world without wild lions is unimaginable to you, then please help us save them before it is too late"

Virginia McKenna OBE, BFF Founder and Actress

"Help us save the lions, every little contribution will help. Be part of the People’s Lion"

Brian May CBE, Queen legend

"Be a part of something special and make a big difference send what you can"

Kerry Ellis, West End actress/singer

Your donation will help to make a difference to lions in the wild.

The link to the donation page is

The landing page for Pride of Cape Town is

Brian and Kerry are currently in South Africa and will tonight make a special appearance at the Grand Café & Beach, Granger Bay, Cape Town, as part of a spectacular showcase to launch PRIDE OF CAPE TOWN.


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