Globe-trotting celeb chef Anthony Bourdain tragically took his personal life in June — however he’ll stay on in new footage from his present, “Elements Unknown.”
Previous to his suicide in France on June eight at age 61, Bourdain was filming the 12th season of the CNN sequence, which adopted his explorations of assorted cultures and cuisines.
The final season will reportedly characteristic episodes filmed on the Decrease East Facet, the US-Mexico border, Indonesia and Spain.
Other than an episode in Kenya, the present received’t be accompanied by his regular narration, which he hadn’t recorded earlier than his loss of life. However the final two episodes will characteristic interviews with the crew about making the present and Bourdain’s impression on the world.
“Every [episode] will really feel barely totally different relying on what’s gathered within the area,” Amy Entelis, govt vice chairman of expertise and content material at CNN, tells the LA Instances. “They will have the total presence of Tony since you’ll see him, you’ll hear him, you’ll watch him. That layer of his narration will be lacking, however it will get replaced by different voices of people who find themselves within the episodes.”
The final season doesn’t but have a launch date, however it will air on CNN within the fall.