Steven Spielberg’s Amblin Television, known for its ties to extraterrestrial themes, has collaborated with Boardwalk Pictures and Vice Studios on a documentary series about alien encounters. Netflix will launch the four-part docuseries, titled “Encounters,” on September 27th. Created by Yon Motskin, who brought us “Max’s Generation Hustle,” the series delves into four true stories of otherworldly phenomena: strange lights over a Texan town, submersible space crafts in a Welsh village, a Zimbabwean schoolchildren’s alien experience, and non-human intelligence at a Japanese nuclear power plant. Presented through the accounts of eyewitnesses, guided by scientists and military personnel, the series emphasizes the human impact of these encounters on lives, families, and communities. With recent military whistleblowers and news coverage adding urgency to the topic, “Encounters” brings alien phenomena to the forefront. The series is executive produced by Motskin, Amblin Television’s Darryl Frank and Justin Falvey, Boardwalk Pictures’ Andrew Fried, Jordan Wynn, and Dane Lillegard, and Vice Studios’ Andrew Freston, Danny Gabai, Derek Mead, and Jason Koebler, with Patrick Altema as Co-EP for Boardwalk.
About Encounters TV Show
"Encounters," a compelling four-part docuseries produced by Amblin Television, in partnership with Boardwalk Pictures and Vice Studios, delves into the enigmatic realm of alien interactions. Set to premiere on Netflix on September 27th, the series embarks on a captivating journey through four extraordinary true stories. Each episode unravels tales of bizarre lights in a Texan sky, mysterious submersible crafts in a Welsh village, a riveting alien encounter involving Zimbabwean schoolchildren, and unsettling non-human intervention at a Japanese nuclear facility. Drawing on the perspectives of firsthand witnesses, and guided by experts from the scientific and military domains, "Encounters" brings to light the profound human impact of these remarkable experiences on individuals, families, and communities. Against the backdrop of recent military revelations and media coverage, the series carries a renewed urgency, shedding light on an enigmatic topic that has intrigued and mystified for decades. With the collaborative efforts of esteemed creators and production teams, including Yon Motskin, Amblin Television's Darryl Frank and Justin Falvey, Boardwalk Pictures' Andrew Fried, Jordan Wynn, and Dane Lillegard, as well as Vice Studios' Andrew Freston, Danny Gabai, Derek Mead, and Jason Koebler, "Encounters" offers an insightful exploration of the unexplained and the profound.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.