This Giant Beast That Is the Global Economy (2019 - Present)

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This Giant Beast That Is the Global Economy

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Actor Kal Penn hosts this docuseries from Oscar winner Adam McKay that takes a look at the global economy. Penn, a former White House associate during the Obama administration, takes viewers around the world to meet key players behind some of the more serious and bizarre movements in today's economy. Each episode focuses on a central question about the global economy -- such as how to launder a bag of dirty cash -- as the show looks to discover surprising ways the economy interconnects and impacts the lives of people worldwide. The series features in-depth access to unique specialists, including extreme preparedness experts, and has cameos by such celebrities as Ted Danson, Zach Galifianakis, Joel McHale, Ed O'Neill, Rob Riggle and Meghan Trainor.
Starring: Kal Penn


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Kal Penn
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Will Ferrell profile thumbnail image
Will Ferrell
Executive Producer
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Adam McKay
Executive Producer
Kevin J. Messick profile thumbnail image
Kevin J. Messick
Executive Producer
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Eli Holzman
Executive Producer
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Aaron Saidman
Executive Producer
Aliyah Silverstein
Executive Producer
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Series Details

TV Network: Prime Video
Premiere Date: Feb 22, 2019
Genre: Documentary
Executive producers: Will Ferrell, Adam McKay, Kevin Messick, Eli Holzman, Aaron Saidman, Aliyah Silverstein
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