Chimp Empire, a four-part docuseries about the natural history of chimpanzees, is coming on Netflix. It features the critically acclaimed Mahershala Ali as the narrator. Catch it as it premieres on Wednesday, April 19, 2023.
Chimp Empire follows the largest chimpanzee tribe ever found for 25 years. James Reed and his team take viewers to a close-up view of the chimpanzees of Ngogo, who have experienced some of the most turbulent conflicts and significant changes in their history.
Keo Films (Rise of the Warrior Apes and Lucy The Human Chimp) and Reed’s Underdog Films produce Chimp Empire. Also, the director James Reed will exec produce with Keo Films’ Matt Cole. Callum Webster serves as a series producer.
About Chimp Empire TV Show
The largest group of chimpanzees ever discovered have built a complex society deep in the forest of Ngogo, Uganda — but ambition and neighboring rivals threaten to destabilize their empire. Narrated by Academy Award® Winner Mahershala Ali and directed by Academy Award® winner James Reed, Co-Director of My Octopus Teacher. Chimp Empire is only on Netflix April 19th.Keep track of the cancel/renew status of all your favorite shows. Check out and bookmark our TV shows cancelled in 2019-20 season and TV shows renewed for 2020-21 season lists.