Eight-episode docuseries The Reluctant Traveler follows Emmy Award-winning actor Eugene Levy as he (reluctantly) visits a few of the world’s most stunning and intriguing locations.
From taking ice baths within the Arctic to sleeping subsequent to a volcano in Costa Rica, and all the pieces uncommon you could possibly presumably eat in between, Levy forces himself to go effectively exterior his consolation zone for the sake of viewers, and generally even enjoys himself alongside the best way.
“Finland was undoubtedly essentially the most enjoyable I had. I now know why the Fins have been voted the happiest folks on the planet for 5 consecutive years,” Levy says. “South Africa was the most effective shock. Happening safari by no means me. I had a fairly good concept what these animals appeared like on TV. Did I must journey 14 hours to see them attacking one another? However I not solely felt an attachment to the panorama after I acquired there, the conclusion of the hazard many of those animals are always in from poachers and hunters affected me tremendously. I’m positive it wouldn’t have affected me close to as a lot had I not really been there.”
Whereas he’s considerably reluctant, just like the title says, the self-professed non-adventurous actor loved the expertise a lot he mentioned he could be open to filming one other season. “I don’t suppose I’d relish one other night time hike in a rain forest,” he added as an addendum. “Too many creepy crawly issues.”
The Reluctant Traveler premieres Feb. 24 on Apple TV+.