Our Planet is a global event that reminds us we're all on one team. The series from Netflix—created in collaboration with Silverback Productions and WWF—features jaw-dropping nature stories, grounded in the best science, and highlighting the most pressing challenges facing nature today. The series won two Emmy awards for Outstanding Documentary Series and Outstanding Narrator in 2019.
When does Our Planet air in the US?
Our Planet is available to stream on Netflix globally. WWF also brought you the stories behind the series, taking you deeper into the issues raised in the series and what you can do to help, throughout on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. The series is also available on Netflix's YouTube channel, in response to teachers' requests for access to documentaries while school children are at home during COVID-19.
Who narrates Our Planet in the US?
Our Planet is voiced by Sir David Attenborough—world-renowned naturalist.
How was Our Planet filmed?
Highly ambitious, Our Planet has been created in collaboration with Silverback Films, whose director Alastair Fothergill was the creator of the critically acclaimed original Planet Earth and Blue Planet series.
Four years in the making, the groundbreaking Our Planet project was filmed in 50 countries all over the world, taking in every continent. More than 600 members of the crew came on board to help capture all of the incredible footage using the latest in 4k camera technology required to make Our Planet a reality.
How long did Our Planet take to create?
In total, it took more than three and a half thousand days to film Our Planet.
How many episodes of Our Planet are there?
The Our Planet series is comprised of eight episodes showcasing the planet's most precious species and fragile habitats, revealing amazing wildlife spectacles and places on Earth in ways they’ve never been seen before.