Some of the big names in Hollywood have climbed aboard an upcoming documentary series. The program is “Breakthrough,” which premieres this Sunday, Nov. 1, on National Geographic Channel.
The six-part series has had episodes directed by Ron Howard and Brett Ratner, along with top actors including Angela Bassett and Paul Giamatti. The show examines scientific breakthroughs in areas including aging, pandemics, clean water and alternative energy.
For a preview, and to hear from some of the key players, please click here to read our report by TVWeek Open Mic writer Hillary Atkin.