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Tulsa Massacre Doc From ‘Good Trouble’ Director Set at Nat Geo (Exclusive)

'Red Summer' will look back at the 1921 mass murder and follow journalist DeNeen Brown as she reports on the search for mass graves in the city.

Tony Goldwyn, Daniel Dae Kim to Star in Nat Geo’s ‘Hot Zone: Anthrax’

National Geographic has set its two leads, Tony Goldwyn and Daniel Dae Kim, for the second season of its 'Hot Zone' anthology series.

Nat Geo’s ‘Genius’ Moving to Disney+, Will Profile Martin Luther King Jr.

Civil rights icon Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. will be the subject of season four of National Geographic's Genius.

‘The Hot Zone’ Renewed at National Geographic

National Geographic's 'The Hot Zone' is making the transition from limited series to anthology.

Samuel L. Jackson Documentary Series ‘Enslaved’ Sells Worldwide

Samuel L. Jackson's documentary series 'Enslaved: The Lost History of the Transatlantic Slave Trade' will roll out worldwide thanks to deals in more than 130 territories. The six-part TV series, which airs on Epix in the U.S., traces 400 years of trans-Atlantic human trafficking. 

National Geographic Nabs Sundance Favorite ‘City So Real’

National Geographic has acquired documentarian Steve James' latest project, the Chicago-set City So Real.  The Disney-owned cable network will air the series, from Participant Media and Kartemquin Films, in the fall, it announced Monday at the virtual Television Critics Association press tour. Nat Geo also announced a Sharkfest special for 2021 starring Chris Hemsworth and […]

Chris Hemsworth to Swim With Sharks for National Geographic

Chris Hemsworth is diving into National Geographic's Sharkfest. The 'Avengers' star will headline a special for the 2021 edition of the summer programming block on Nat Geo.

Ron Howard’s ‘Rebuilding Paradise’ Doc to Get Theatrical Release

National Geographic Documentary Films will give Ron Howard's 'Rebuilding Paradise' film a limited theatrical release on July 31 via Abramorama.

9/11 Docuseries, Bobby Bones Show Highlight Nat Geo’s 2020-21 Slate

National Geographic is leaning on the pillars of its brand — exploration, science and adventure — for a 2020-21 slate that includes nine new shows across its two TV channels.

‘The Right Stuff’ Series Moves to Disney+ From Nat Geo

A series based on Tom Wolfe's 'The Right Stuff' is blasting off to a new home. The drama will make its debut on Disney+ in the fall after initially being greenlit by National Geographic Channel.

Jeff Goldblum’s Disney+ Series Gets Second Window on Nat Geo

'The World According to Jeff Goldblum' is getting a temporary second home. National Geographic will air two episodes of the Disney+ series in May.

‘Genius: Aretha’ Premiere Date Delayed at National Geographic

National Geographic's Genius: Aretha is the latest TV series to have its premiere date impacted by the global coronavirus crisis. The anthology, starring Cynthia Erivo as the Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin, will no longer launch on Memorial Day, May 25. A new premiere date has not been determined as it remains unclear when it […]