BBC announced that is will be hosting a series chronicling climate activist Greta Thunberg.
“The series will follow Greta’s international crusade, which takes her to the front line of climate change in some of the most extraordinary places on earth, as she explores what actions could be taken to limit climate change and the damage it causes,” the studio announcement read, later adding: “As she travels Greta meets not only leading scientists but political leaders and business heavyweights, exploring the scientific evidence with them and challenging them to change.”
BBC Studios’ Science Unit announces series with Greta Thunberg.@bbcstudios’ award winning Science Unit announces a brand new series with Swedish environmental activist @GretaThunberg at Showcase 2020 event.https://t.co/9Xgx3bs8Kw pic.twitter.com/vK9KnQh03Z
— BBC Studios Press Office (@BBCStudiosPress) February 10, 2020
“The films will also charts [sic] her own journey into adulthood as she continues to be confronted by the real world [sic] consequences of inaction; and will share some of the quiet moments as she writes the impactful speeches that are now broadcast and [analyzed] around the world, as she lives a teenage life like no other,” the announcement concluded.