CNN Films,, along with HBO Max, have announced that a Anthony Bourdain documentary is in the works.
The Oscar-winning Won’t You Be My Neighbor? filmmaker Morgan Neville will direct the movie, which will feature previously unreleased footage of Bourdain. The documentary is expected to hit theaters worldwide before coming to HBO Max and CNN.
Bourdain’s Parts Unknown won 12 Emmys in its five-year run. On June 8, 2018, Bourdain was found dead in his hotel room on location in France while shooting an episode. The final season of Parts Unknown aired September 2018 and featured tributes from those closest to him.
The currently untitled documentary has no set release date as of press time.
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