National Geographic Global Television Networks President Courteney Monroe has unveiled details of the new series of “Running Wild With Bear Grylls”, which is the new home for the popular series. The series is currently in production and slated to premiere this fall. The new series will consists of 10 episodes. Check out this preview clip […]

At this weeks “Upfront” event in New York, National Geographic has announced a new show called, Race to the Center of the Earth, an adrenaline-fueled global competition that pits four teams against one another in a nonstop sprint across the globe for a $1 million prize. The eight-part series, created by the producers behind the […]

During today’s Disney Upfront event in New York, National Geographic announced that Keegan-Michael Key (“Friends From College,” “Toy Story 4,” “Lion King”) will be the host of its rebooted hit series Brain Games. The eight-episode season, produced by Dan Cutforth and Jane Lipsitz’s Alfred Street Industries and Magical Elves, adds a Hollywood twist to its […]

National Geographic has announced its latest documentary project, Cousteau.  Two-time Academy Award-nominated and two-time Emmy-winning director Liz Garbus (“The Farm, Angola USA,” “What Happened, Miss Simone?”) will direct and produce the feature biopic about the world’s most famous ocean explorer, Jacques Cousteau, with Academy Award winner Dan Cogan (“Icarus”) as producer. Academy Award winner Evan […]

National Geographic has said that it is “thrilled” to be part of its joint venture with Disney and how they view it as a huge opportunity to grow on a global scale. “We are thrilled about the opportunity that the JV will present for National Geographic to grow on a global scale. The launch of […]

On Thursday’s Investor Day presentation, National Geographic’s Courteney Monroe, spoke about how their content would be integrated into the new streaming service, Disney+. She announced that over 250 hours of National Geographic content will be available on Disney+ Two of the big announcements from the presentation were original Disney+ exclusive shows: The World According to […]

National Geographic Global Television Networks president, Courteney Monroe, announced during Disney’s Investor Day Disney+ presentation, a new documentary series called Magic of the Animal Kingdom, which takes viewers behind the scenes with the highly respected animal-care experts, veterinarians and biologists at Disney’s Animal Kingdom and Epcot’s SeaBase aquarium in Walt Disney World. Here is the […]

During the Investors Day Disney+ presentation, National Geographic Global Television Networks President Courteney Monroe announced a new documentary series called The World According to Jeff Goldblum. In this documentary series we will see Jeff Goldblum pull back the curtain on a seemingly familiar object to reveal a world of astonishing connections, fascinating science and a […]

Back when Disney+ was announced in November, the official website launched, showing off the major brands that will be the cornerstone of the new streaming service including Disney, Pixar, Marvel and Star Wars.  One of the other major brands is National Geographic, which had a little * next to the logo, with a disclaimer note […]

With Disney completing its purchase of 21st Century Fox this week, we should start hearing more about the new National Geographic content coming to Disney+.  Especially as Disney are promoting National Geographic as one of the core 5 brands of the new streaming network including Marvel, Pixar and Star Wars. Recently National Geographic Chief Gary […]

Hot off the success of the Oscar winning Free Solo documentary, National Geographic has greenlit its next feature film. The upcoming film, which will document the dramatic 2018 rescue of a Thai soccer team trapped deep inside a flooding cave, is from Academy Award-winning director Kevin Macdonald (“One Day in September”), Emmy-winning producer John Battsek […]

At the National Geographic TCA Presentation, Global Television Networks President Courteney Monroe announced that a third season of “Genius” and that Suzan-Lori Parks, Pulitzer Prize award-winning playwright of “Topdog/Underdog,” will be the executive producer and showrunner for GENIUS: ARETHA FRANKLIN. This upcoming season will be the first-ever, definitive scripted miniseries on the life of the […]

National Geographic has announced that the wildly popular hit series Running Wild with Bear Grylls, will be moving from Discovery to National Geographic. The show is currently in production and slated to premiere in December 2019. The announcement was made by National Geographic Global Television Networks’ President Courteney Monroe and Bear Grylls at the Critics […]

National Geographic, with Appian Way and Warner Horizon Scripted Television, announced at the Critics Association Press Tour that The Right Stuff, an adaptation of Tom Wolfe’s iconic, best-selling nonfiction account of the early days of the U.S. space program, has been greenlit to series. Production will begin this Fall 2019. Leonardo DiCaprio and Jennifer Davisson […]

Today, National Geographic has announced three new series, “America”, “Planet of the Whales” and “Photo Ark”. They’ve also announced that they will be returning to Yellowstone for their live specials in June for 4 days. “America” uses a new generation of gyro-stabilized gimbals to capture never-before-seen shots of animal behavior, and specially designed night cameras […]