Not a Movie , (but rather good educational TV back in my day.) Wild Kingdom, sometimes known as Mutual of Omaha's Wild Kingdom, (w/ zoologist Marlin Perkins and V. J. Skutt.) is an American television show that features wildlife and nature. It was originally produced from 1963 until 1988, and was revived in 2002. The show's second incarnation currently airs on Animal Planet in the U.S.