• Phil Keoghan to Replace Richard Bacon as Nat Geo ‘Explorer' Host

    6 days ago - By The Wrap

    Move over Richard Bacon, there is a new explorer in town. Phil Keoghan is stepping in as the new host of National Geographic's long-running series “Explorer” when it returns this fall, the cable network announced Saturday.
    “Phil embodies what it means to be a National Geographic Explorer - he's undoubtedly interested and curious about investigating the relationship between the Earth and human life,” said Tim Pastore, president of original programming and production. “‘Explorer' is a show about informing and entertaining, and we're confident that with Phil as host, he will be the catalyst...
    Read more ...

     

  • National Geographic's ‘Explorer' Taps Phil Keoghan As Host For Fall 2018 Bow

    6 days ago - By Deadline

    Emmy award-winner Phil Keoghan will host the network's long-running series Explorer when it returns in fall, 2018. The series will have 20 new episodes.
    The new season follows Keoghan as he treks into far regions to meet with National Geographic Explorers on the front lines of groundbreaking scientific, technological and historical discoveries. Trekking into the Amazon, high into the Himalayas, and sitting barefoot in some of the world's most sacred spaces, Keoghan plays...
    Read more ...