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Genre Scientific documentary
Original language(s) English
No. of episodes 6
Network National Geographic
Executive producers Ron Howard, Brian Grazer
Country of origin United States
No. of seasons 1
First episode date 1 November 2015
Cast Adrien Brody
|Original network National Geographic Channel|
Nominations Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Narrator
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Breakthrough is a scientific documentary television series on National Geographic Channel that premiered on November 1, 2015. It is produced by Ron Howard and Brian Grazer. All of the episodes are directed by guest directors such as Friday Night Lights creator Peter Berg, actors Paul Giamatti and Angela Bassett, screenwriter Akiva Goldsman and director Brett Ratner.
The series covers current scientific "breakthroughs" in the present day, such as, fighting pandemics, robotics, and aging.
In July 2016, the series was renewed for a second season, with Ana Lily Amirpour, David Lowery, Shane Carruth, Shalini Kantayya, Emmett Malloy, Brendan Malloy and A.G. Rojas serving as directors.