KOKO – THE GORILLA WHO TALKS premieres Wednesday, August 3, 2016, 8:00-9:00 p.m. ET on PBS.
It’s been more than 40 years since Koko, the only “talking” gorilla in the world, captivated the public with her uncanny ability to communicate with humans. Her unique life, which she continues to share with Penny Patterson, the psychologist who adopted her as a baby, is revisited in-depth in a new PBS and BBC documentary, KOKO − THE GORILLA WHO TALKS, premieres Wednesday, August 3, 2016, at 8:00 p.m. ET (check local listings).