In 2020, the world was hit by a pandemic and people started looking for sustainable living practices. It’s uncertain whether this was a coincidence or not, as, in July 2020, a web documentary series premiered on Netflix.
This series named, Down to Earth with Zac Efron features Zac Efron and Darin Olien. While also acting as executive producer of the series, the duo travels around the world to focuses on themes of travel, life experience, nature, and sustainable living practices. We follow the duo as they travel to different cultures around the world, like France, London, Iceland, and Sardinia.
The show was one of the bigger hits of 2020 and fans are looking forward to the next season of this web documentary.
Will there be a Season 2?
Even though Down to Earth with Zac Efron only has an approval rating of 68% on Rotten Tomatoes, the show will be back for a second season. After looking at the success of the 1st season, it was a given that Netflix would give Zac Efron a green light for the next season. Zac Efron even won the 2021 Daytime Emmy award, for his role as a host in this show.
What do we know about season 2?
The second season of Down to Earth with Zac Efron has already started filming and according to a recent Twitter post by the host, the second season will be filmed solely around Australia. The filming started earlier this week and Zac will travel around the Australian continent with wellness expert Darin Olien. After looking at the photo, well can speculate that Zac and Darin will interact with locals as they had white paint on their faces.
Zac has also shared behind-the-scenes videos of his new journey on social media and fans are looking forward to his adventures. He gained fans’ attention after he posted a video to his Instagram page swimming up close with Dolphins.
We can also expect some guest appearances in season 2, just like Anna Kendrick joined Zacfor a lesson in H2O. The actress appeared in episode 2, titled ‘France’ and fans are looking forward to another guest appearance. It would certainly be exciting, watching some new faces join the duo on their adventure.
How many Episodes will Down to Earth with Zac Efron have?
The first season had only 8 episodes, that were released on July 8, 2020. The episodes were named after the places Zac Efron and Darin Olien visited. In the last episode, “Iquitos”, we see the duo exploring the Amazon and its unique culture and food. Season 2 of this series is also expected to have 8 or fewer episodes, and no official statements regarding the episodes have been released by the show. As the show will explore Australia in season 2, we can expect the names of the episodes based on either the tribes or the places they visit.
Release Date Of Season 2:
The shooting for season 2 has already begun and is due to air in 2022. The filming itself is expected to take 3-4 months depending on the covid situation. Post-production and other producers may take a while, so fans have to wait till 2022 for Season 2.