EMMY®-WINNING NEWS MAGAZINE SHOW VICE RETURNS FOR FOURTH SEASON FEB. 5, EXCLUSIVELY ON HBO
SHANE SMITH HOSTS; SHANE SMITH, EDDY MORETTI, BJ LEVIN AND BILL MAHER EXECUTIVE PRODUCE; FAREED ZAKARIA IS A CONSULTING PRODUCER
VICE kicks off its 18-show fourth season FRIDAY, FEB. 5 (11:00–11:30 p.m. ET/PT), immediately following a new edition of “Real Time with Bill Maher,” with other editions debuting subsequent Fridays at the same time. HBO partners with VICE on the Emmy®-winning weekly news magazine series.
VICE takes viewers around the globe as its correspondents investigate the stories not being told elsewhere. Reporting on the world’s most pressing issues, the show uses an immersive documentary approach to bring a unique perspective to the events shaping our future. This season, VICE investigates such topics as Boko Haram, gene editing, the Syrian refugee crisis, euthanasia, gay rights and the plight of Afghan women.
Hosted by VICE Media founder Shane Smith, the series is executive produced by Shane Smith, Eddy Moretti, VICE’s chief creative officer, BJ Levin and Bill Maher, with CNN’s Fareed Zakaria serving as consulting producer.
Season four features returning and new correspondents. Joining Shane Smith again are VICE Media co-founder Suroosh Alvi; conflict-zone journalist, documentary filmmaker and author Ben Anderson; Emmy®-nominated producer and correspondent Gianna Toboni; filmmaker and producer Vikram Gandhi; and veteran VICE correspondents Isobel Yeung, Hamilton Morris and Thomas Morton. New correspondents include Emmy®-nominated journalist and Middle East expert Ahmed Shihab-Eldin and Kaj Larsen, an 11-year veteran of the U.S. Navy SEALs.
The series is also available on HBO NOW, HBO GO and HBO On Demand.
VICE is the world’s preeminent youth media company and content creation studio. Launched in 1994, VICE now operates in more than 30 countries and distributes its programming to hundreds of millions of viewers each month across digital, linear, mobile, film and socials. VICE includes: an international network of digital channels; a television and feature film production studio; a magazine; a record label; an in-house creative services agency; a book-publishing division; and a newly announced TV network. VICE’s award-winning programming has been recognized by the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, Peabody Awards, Sundance Film Festival, PEN Center, Cannes Lions, Frontline Club, Knight Foundation, American Society of Magazine Editors, LA Press Club and Webby Awards, among others.
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