“Vice,” the documentary TV series, is back with its 8 seasons and will soon be releasing its 1st episode. Created and hosted by Shane Smith, the series debuted on 5th April 2013 on HBO. The first season received great reviews, and consequently, HBO renewed it for two more seasons in May 2014. Gradually, the show kept progressing as they released one season each year. Finally, the 7th season premiered on 29 March 2020, and just a month after its end, HBO renewed the series for another season, i.e., its 8th season. So, let us dive further into the article to learn everything there is to know about this documentary show.
Everything you need to know about “Vice”:
“Vice” is a documentary TV series that covers topics of utter importance that are rather ignored in our daily life. Shane Smith (of Vice Magazine) is the host and the creator of this documentary format TV series. The series CNN journalist Fareed Zakaria as a consultant in its approach towards using an immersionist way of documentary movie-making. The series has been winning hearts with its different stories over the years. In fact, it also won an Emmy Award for the Most Outstanding Informational Special or Series. Consequently, it is undoubtedly, the audience’s favorite documentary format TV show to watch. The viewers love to watch it as it not only gives the information but also tells them about things they must have never heard of before.
A total of 126 episodes have been released to date in the 7 seasons that HBO has aired. Bill Maher has produced the series along with Shane Smith, Eddy Moretti, Suroosh Alvi, and Fareed Zakaria. Many production companies have partnered to produce the series with HBO Enterprises and Warner Bros. Television Distribution as the distributors for the first 6 seasons. However, from the 7th season onward, CBS Television Distribution took over as the sole distributor of the series. The main focus of the show is politics, drugs, and culture. A spinoff for the show, namely “Viceland,” was also released on 26th February 2016 exclusively for the millennials. The sole intention behind this was to attract the new generation towards journalism and make them feel eager to find what is going on around the world.
Episode Schedule for “Vice Season 8”:
1st Episode will air on 7th March 2021 at 8 PM ET on HBO.
2nd Episode will air on 14th March 2021 at 8 PM ET on HBO.
3rd Episode will air on 21st March 2021 at 8 PM ET on HBO.
The 4th Episode will air on 28th March 2021 at 8 PM ET on HBO.
5th Episode will air on 4th April 2021 at 8 PM ET on HBO.
6th Episode will air on 11th April 2021 at 8 PM ET on HBO.
The 7th Episode will air on 18th April 2021 at 8 PM ET on HBO.
The 8th Episode will air on 25th April 2021 at 8 PM ET on HBO.
The 9th Episode will air on 2nd May 2021 at 8 PM ET on HBO.
The 10th Episode will air on 9th May 2021 at 8 PM ET on HBO.
The 11th Episode will air on 16th May 2021 at 8 PM ET on HBO.
The 12th Episode will air on 23rd May 2021 at 8 PM ET on HBO.
The 13th Episode will air on 30th May 2021 at 8 PM ET on HBO.
The 14th Episode will air on 6th June 2021 at 8 PM ET on HBO.
The 15th Episode will air on 13th June 2021 at 8 PM ET on HBO.
What new to expect from Season 8?
“Vice” Season 8 is going to be unique in its own way as there is lots of news to cover with a million dozen things going wrong in the past year or so. As of now, we are aware of only 15 episodes being a part of the 8th Season for “Vice.” So, brace yourselves and remain seated calmly as Shane Smith will once again be bringing to you many unseen, unheard, and distinctive episodes this season.
You can tune in to HBO at the given time above to watch the episodes; If you are unable to watch it somehow, you can even stream the episodes on the official website of HBO. Until then, let us know what you would like to see in an episode of “Vice” this season. Also, tell us what news do you think Shane Smith will definitely cover in this season of the documentary series.