A DIANE SAWYER EXCLUSIVE: MODEL PETRA NEMCOVA SPEAKS
FOR THE FIRST TIME ON TELEVISION ABOUT HER HARROWING FIGHT
FOR SURVIVAL AND THE HEARTBREAK OF LOSING THE LOVE OF HER LIFE
Special Edition of "Primetime Live" Airs Wednesday, March 9 at 10:00 p.m., ET
In her first television interview since narrowly escaping death in the Southeast Asia tsunami, model Petra Nemcova shares the details of her harrowing survival story with Diane Sawyer and talks about the heartbreaking loss of her boyfriend. Nemcova avoided being swept away by clinging to a palm tree for eight hours, but was left badly injured with a shattered pelvis and internal injuries. Nemcova's boyfriend, British photographer Simon Atlee, is still missing and presumed dead. During the highly emotional interview, the 25-year-old Nemcova explains to Sawyer how this ordeal forever changed her perspective on life and why Atlee's memory continues to inspire her. This special edition of "Primetime Live" airs WEDNESDAY, MARCH 9 (10:002-11:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
DIANE SAWYER, CHRIS CUOMO, CYNTHIA MCFADDEN and JOHN QUIQONES are the anchors of "Primetime Live." SHELLEY ROSS is the executive producer.