one strange rock

Hollywood star Will Smith is to host One Strange Rock it was announced today.

Smith broke the news on his Facebook page when he posted a trailer of the 10 part series.

“Working on something a lil different for ya’ll with Darren Aronofsky + National Geographic TV,” Smith said. “‘One Strange Rock’ coming in 2018!!”

Director Darren Aronofksy was delighted with the news

“I am thrilled to have Will Smith on board to guide our series,” Aronofsky said. “His charisma, intelligence and humanity will add greatly to the project, helping welcome viewers into this unique narrative about the mind-blowing wonders that make life on Earth possible.”

The Nutopia and Protozoa Pictures series will premiere globally on National Geographic in March 2018.