The sixth series of The Cruise will air on ITV in January.

The six-part documentary was filmed on the 3,560-passenger Majestic Princess as it sailed to Asia, Australia and New Zealand.

Viewers will be introduced to a number of new faces including Captain Dino Sagani, who has worked for the line for 25 years, in the series.

He has served as captain on several Princess ships since first being appointed in 2007.

Newcastle-born hotel services engineer, Scott Grayson, will feature again as he prepares to be come a father to a newborn baby girl.

Actor Anthony Heard, who appeared in The Iron Lady and TV series Buffy The Vampire Slayer, will provide the voiceover.

Tony Roberts, Princess Cruises’ vice president UK and Europe, said: “We’re delighted that Princess Cruises will once again feature in The Cruise series on ITV, which offers viewers a wonderful glimpse into the wealth of experiences for our guests both onboard and ashore, and the daily loves of our dedicated crew.

“We can’t wait for our series to transport viewers to exotic Asia and the stunning landmark locations of Australia and New Zealand on Majestic Princess.”

ITV’s The Cruise will air on a weekly basis from January 3 at 8.30pm.