Premiering on 22nd March, Ace comedian Jaaved Jaaferi will be presenting the most thrilling content from the wild; bringing in his wit and comedy to engage the audiences
New Delhi, March 18, 2021: National Geographic has been on a mission to provide unique insights into the natural world and the amazing creatures that inhabit it. With a whole new approach to its authentic style of storytelling, National Geographic India is bringing Animals Gone Wild with inimitable Jaaved Jaafferi, who will take the viewers an insight into the unexplained and unexpected world of the animal kingdom.
Premiering on 22nd March at 8pm on National Geographic Channel in India, the show will have Jaaved weave in his signature style of humour, wit and comedy while showcasing the most jaw-dropping and thrilling content captured of the wild animals. Adopting three entertaining, endearing and quirky avatars of Tony Tiewala – An Old School Newscaster, Camouflage Ray – A Wildlife Filmmaker along with Gullu Guide – a dubious guide; he will uncover intriguing animal behavior while providing fact-based and an in-depth understanding of wild behavior that will push the boundaries of how the world perceives the world of animals in a fun manner.
“We, at National Geographic, strive to inspire, entertain and enlighten our viewers with smart, innovative, and unique content that question what we know, how we view our world, and what drives us forward. With Animals Gone Wild with Jaaved Jaaferi, we thought of approaching our storytelling a little differently; taking our viewers on yet another enriching and entertaining journey into the animal world with the witty and humourous touch of Jaaved while staying true to our ethos. We hope that our efforts will help the viewers better understand and care about the wonders of life on earth, “said Kevin Vaz, President & Head – Infotainment, Kids & Regional Entertainment Channels, Star & Disney India
“We have all grown up watching National Geographic and I am a fan of how they often adopt a compelling and unique style to narrate their stories of the world we live in. I personally am a firm believer and promoter of wild life conservation and with Animals Gone Wild, we brought in a humourous approach to present and create awareness of the life and behavior of animals around us. It’s an association that I am really truly happy about”, said Jaaved Jaaferi
‘Animal Gone Wild with Jaaved Jaafferi’ will premiere on National Geographic Channel in India at 8pm Monday, 22nd March 2021.
About National Geographic Partners
National Geographic Partners LLC (NGP), a joint venture between The Walt Disney Company and the National Geographic Society, is committed to bringing the world premium science, adventure and exploration content across an unrivalled portfolio of media assets. . NGP returns 27% of the proceeds to the non-profit National Geographic Society to fund work in the areas of science, exploration, conservation and education. In India, National Geographic Channel and Nat Geo Wild are available across five languages and have a wide-ranging mix of international shows which are made local relevant and shows that are developed and created locally