Netflix will release the satirical documentary, The G Word starring Adam Conover, on the platform on May 19, 2022 at 3:00 p.m. ET. The documentary examines how government works, its many achievements and shortcomings, and how people can help change things.
The official synopsis of the show on Netflix reads:
“Love it or hate it, government plays a big part in our lives. Adam Conover explores his triumphs, failures and how we might be able to change it.”
When will The G Word With Adam Conover air on Netflix? Release date and other details examined
The G Word with Adam Conover will air on Netflix May 19, 2022 at 3:00 p.m. ET. The series has six episodes, each focusing on a different aspect of American life and how it is affected by federal government involvement. The series is based on the book The fifth risk: undoing democracy by Michael Lewis, which focuses on Donald Trump’s change of president.
Adam Conover will introduce various officers throughout the series and will interview numerous employees from multiple agencies. The first episode with the title mealfocuses on the USDA and the myriad aspects of food and agricultural policy. weather deals with government agencies that forecast the weather and the numerous issues that affect their accuracy. The third episode moneyfocuses on the workings of banks in America and the Treasury.
future deals with numerous government agencies focused on the development of advanced technologies. The boldest episode of the series illnessreveals America’s failure to deal with the devastating effects of COVID-19 and sheds light on the many scientists who have worked to develop cures for diseases.
The last episode with the title To changefeatures an appearance by former President Barack Obama, who discusses at length the many ways government can work on its problems and help improve people’s lives.
Netflix dropped the trailer for the series on May 3, 2022. The trailer offers a glimpse of the show’s unique, light-hearted tone, along with hilarious conversations with various government officials, multi-agency employees, and many others, who provide insight into how government works.
The G Word with Adam Conover is produced by the Obamas’ Higher Ground Productions, which has produced Oscar-winning and nominated documentaries, including American Factory, Crip Camp, and Will. It has also made films like fatherhood and value.
Adam Conover is an acclaimed American comedian and host best known for hosting the TV show Adam ruins everything. He also hosts the US version of The Crystal Maze on Nickelodeon.
You can watch The G Word with Adam Conover on Netflix on May 19, 2022.