Disney+ launches tomorrow, Tuesday, November 12th, 2019 and with it, the beginning of National Geographic's streaming content now that NatGeo is part of the Disney family. Launching alongside the service is the highly anticipated, charming and funny series, The World According To Jeff Goldblum.
The World According to Jeff Goldblum sees the iconic star take viewers on an expected journey as he does what he does best, finding what's special in even the most simplest things - ranging from sneakers and gaming, to coffee or cosmetics. In the very first episode of this all-new Disney+ series, Jeff Goldblum works with Dominic Ciambrone a.k.a. "The Shoe Surgeon", to design the perfect shoe and we have an exclusive clip of that meeting.
It's a wonderful snapshot of what to expect from Jeff in these encounters, and stay to the end for a bonus question - and really, the reaction - about whether dinosaurs are real.
What is The World According To Jeff Goldblum Really About?
The goal of the show is to see the world through the eyes of Jeff Goldblum, but have him offer his own insights while showcasing and telling stories you'd never otherwise hear or think about. The 12-episode series will showcase innovators, passionate explorers, and delve into subcultures, and so much more, with each episode exploring a different topic. Official The World According To Jeff Goldblum synopsis:
Jeff Goldblum takes us on an entertaining, insightful and playful ride. In each episode of this 12-part series, he pulls on the thread of a deceptively familiar object to unravel a world of astonishing connections, fascinating science and history. From sneakers, ice cream, coffee and cosmetics to everything in between, Jeff uncovers how even the simplest things have incredible, sometimes whimsical back stories. Through the prism of Jeff’s curious and witty mind, nothing is as it seems. These ‘modern marvels’ are so commonplace; we take them for granted... but Jeff doesn’t. In each episode, Jeff has fun, insightful encounters with people intimately connected with the featured subject, all who are united by their shared appreciated for that item.
The World According to Jeff Goldblum is produced by National Geographic and Nutopia with Jeff Goldblum, Matt Renner, Jane Root, Peter Lovering, Arif Nurmohamed and Keith Addis asexecutive producers.
The World According to Jeff Goldblum premieres November 12, 2019, streaming only on Disney+. New episodes will stream every Friday.