October 25, 2021
The first five episodes of the second season of “The World According to Jeff Goldblum” will be available to stream on Disney+ starting Nov. 12.
The original documentary series from National Geographic features Jeff Goldblum uncovering surprising secrets about seemingly familiar topics. In each episode, Goldblum’s insatiable appetite for learning and sense of wonderment take him from coast to coast to meet with passionate fans, experts and scientists, to gain a deeper understanding of how ordinary objects are extraordinary.
Episodes available Nov. 12 include “Magic,” “Fireworks,” “Monsters,” “Dogs” and “Dance.”
In “Magic,” Goldblum learns mind-bending tricks from Las Vegas icons Penn & Teller and has his perception of reality destroyed by viral superstar Zach King. In “Fireworks,” Goldblum learns the fireworks business is booming and discovers how the feeling of awe affects us and the weird and wonderful ways we seek it out. In “Monsters,” Goldblum discovers the frightening truth behind why we love to be scared and meets master monster-maker Phil Tippet in his legendary studio before embarking on a monster hunt in the Big Foot forests among the California redwoods. In “Dogs,” Goldblum meets every kind of working dog imaginable and gets to the heart of why dogs mean so much to us. In “Dance,” Goldblum does a grand jeté into the world of dance, from spinning in a roller disco to entertaining a dance battle.
The five remaining episodes from season two will be available to stream on Disney+ early next year. The first season of “The World According to Jeff Goldblum” is currently available on Disney+ and covers topics such as sneakers, denim, ice cream, cosmetics, pools, bikes, RVs, gaming, jewelry, BBQ and coffee.