[08/23/16 - 12:45 PM] Viceland's Season Two Renewals & New Shows Newcomer "Abandoned," hosted by legendary skateboarder Rick McCrank, premieres Friday, September 2.
[via press release from Viceland]
*** SEASON TWO RENEWALS & NEW SHOWS PREMIERING ON VICELAND NOW AVAILABLE ***
BLACK MARKET: DISPATCHES
Expansion series premiered on Tuesday, August 16th at 10PM
The "Black Market" expansion series is presented by Michael K. Williams ("The Wire," "Boardwalk Empire" and "The Night Of") and extends its look into the underground economy across the globe. The show embeds itself within criminal enterprises, following contraband across borders and explores the politics that linger behind this secret global economy.
Hosted by Krishna Andavolu, season two premieres on Wednesday, August 31st at 10PM
This season finds Andavolu examining the prospect of legalized marijuana on the impoverished Native American community, meeting parents who fear losing their children to Child Protective Services for their (legal) use of medical marijuana, looking at pot use in the NFL as an alternative to highly addictive opiates to deal with chronic pain inherent to their violent sport as well as investigating caregivers in Maine who fight opioid addiction with cannabis.
F*CK, THAT'S DELICIOUS
Hosted by Action Bronson, season two premieres on Thursday, September 1st at 10PM
This season Bronson continues eating (and smoking) his way around the globe with his crew. The gang makes stops in Australia & New Zealand, Hawaii, Spain, Denmark, Italy and back home in New York. It's a rare combination of rap, haute cuisine, fine wines and killer herb. For its first four weeks back, fans will get double the Action when "F*ck, That's Delicious" airs with all-new episodes of the uproarious "Travelling the Stars: Action Bronson Watches Ancient Aliens."
Hosted by Rick McCrank, premieres on Friday, September 2nd at 10PM
Legendary skateboarder Rick McCrank goes on a journey exploring abandoned places across the country with the people who love them long after the lights have gone out. ABANDONED pays tribute to these modern day ruins, seemingly lost and forgotten, but not by everyone. On his journey, McCrank explores empty malls, schools, NASCAR tracks as well as emptied towns, an amusement park, the desolate Salton Sea, as well as the legendary Route 66 and the often maligned Detroit as it fights its way back from oblivion.
Hosted by Ellen Page and Ian Daniel, the Emmy(R) nominated series returns for season two on Wednesday, September 7th at 10:30PM
Nominated for a 2016 Emmy, Ellen Page and her best friend, Ian Daniel, set off on a personal journey to explore LGBTQ cultures around the world. The first season saw them traveling from Japan to Brazil, Jamaica and here in America. In season two, with visits to Ukraine, India, France and the Deep South, Ellen and Ian discover the multiplicity of LGBTQ experiences, meeting amazing people and hearing their deeply moving stories of struggle and triumph. Through Ellen and Ian's voyage, GAYCATION is able to support and celebrate the state of LGBTQ identities across the globe.
"Gaycation Presents: Orlando" is a special episode focused on the aftermath of the shootings in Orlando, Florida. It will air on Viceland on Wednesday, August 24th at 10PM ET.