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 Jaaferi, who will take the viewers an insight into the unexplained and unexpected world of the animal kingdom.
Premiering on March 22 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”, adds Jaaved.
‘Animal Gone Wild with Jaaved Jaaferi’ will premiere on National Geographic Channel in India at 2000 hrs on March 22.