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Years of Living Dangerously

Series Summary
Climate change is one of today's most hotly debated topics, not only in America but around the world. This series features firsthand accounts from people who have been affected by the occurrence, with a team of correspondents from the entertainment and news industries traveling around the world to report on effects of global warming and what people are doing to find solutions for it. Among the stories told are Oscar-winner Matt Damon's reporting on the health impact of heat waves around the globe, Golden Globe-winner Michael C. Hall's traveling to Bangladesh to get a vision of the future, and Emmy-winning journalist Lesley Stahl's heading to Greenland to examine the fate of the Arctic. Actors Don Cheadle, Harrison Ford and Jessica Alba are among the other entertainment icons who contribute reports to the hourlong episodes. The roster of executive producers includes James Cameron, Jerry Weintraub and Arnold Schwarzenegger.

Air Dates: 2014 - Present

Genres: Documentary, Environment

Network: Showtime

  • Season 1, Ep. 9 : Moving a Mountain Jun 9, 2014

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    Michael C. Hall concludes his journey to Bangladesh; conservationist M. Sanjayan travels to Tupungatito, an active stratovolcano in the southern Andes.

  • Season 1, Ep. 8 : A Dangerous Future Jun 2, 2014

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    Matt Damon researches the impact of extreme heat on human health and mortality; Michael C. Hall explores the burdens of vast global migration; Thomas L. Friedman ends his look at climate stress and political volatility.

  • Season 1, Ep. 7 : Revolt, Rebuild, Renew May 26, 2014

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    Jessica Alba meets members of Climate Corps as they sell corporations on sustainability; Thomas L. Friedman explores how what happens in Kansas plays out in Cairo; Chris Hayes with a story about life after Superstorm Sandy.

  • Season 1, Ep. 6 : Winds of Change May 19, 2014

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    America Ferrera profiles the Heartland Institute's James Taylor as he crusades against clean energy; Mark Bittman conducts a yearlong investigation into the truths behind natural gas.

  • Season 1, Ep. 5 : True Colors May 12, 2014

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    Olivia Munn profiles climate-conscious Governor Jay Inslee of Washington State; columnist Mark Bittman questions New Jersey Governor Chris Christie on man-made climate change during the rush to rebuild post-Sandy.

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