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Explained (2018)

TV-14 Documentary 20m


This documentary series, made in partnership with Vox, explain some of the world's current trends, from politics, to science to pop culture.

  1. Ezra Klein


Series Cast

  1. Barack Obama

    Barack Obama

    Self (archive footage)

    4 Episodes

  2. Estelle Caswell

    Estelle Caswell

    Self - Narrator

    3 Episodes

  3. Maria Bello

    Maria Bello

    Self - Narrator

    2 Episodes

  4. Bill Clinton

    Bill Clinton

    Self (archive footage)

    2 Episodes

  5. Franklin D. Roosevelt

    Franklin D. Roosevelt

    Self (archive footage)

    2 Episodes

  6. Prince William

    Prince William

    Self (archive footage)

    2 Episodes

  7. Kate Middleton

    Kate Middleton

    Self (archive footage)

    2 Episodes

  8. Samira Wiley

    Samira Wiley

    Self - Narrator

    2 Episodes

  9. George H. W. Bush

    George H. W. Bush

    Self (archive footage)

    2 Episodes

  10. View More

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Current Season


Season 3

2021 | 14 Episodes

Season 3 of Explained premiered on July 16, 2021.

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Status Returning Series


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Type Documentary

Original Language English


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