Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown

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  • TV-PG
  • 2013
  • 12 Seasons
  • 8.8  (5,580)

In this travel series, TV personality Anthony Bourdain explores the world, looking for unusual places and unusual things to eat in those places. Bourdain is as interested in the cultures that cook the food as he is in the food itself. The series came to an end with Bourdain's death in 2018.

Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown
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Lower East Side
7. Lower East Side
November 11, 2018
Anthony Bourdain takes a personal journey through this formerly bohemian New York City neighborhood, as he meets, shares meals and reflects with music, film and art trailblazers including Richard Hell, Deborah Harry and Chris Stein, Lydia Lunch, Fab 5 Freddy, Danny Fields, Amos Poe, Jim Jarmusch, Kembra Pfahler, John Lurie, Clayton Patterson and Harley Flanagan, whose collective cultural impact in the 1970's and '80's has sustained through the decades.
Behind the Scenes
6. Behind the Scenes
October 28, 2018
Anthony Bourdain's relationship with his crew, the team that traveled with him and slogged through the trenches, was like no other in his life. In this episode the people who made Parts Unknown select moments from their episodes and pull back the curtain, to talk about collaboration, creative freedom, moments when Bourdain had their back or called them out, the times when he was caught off guard or forgot the cameras were even there.
Far West Texas
5. Far West Texas
October 21, 2018
Anthony Bourdain travels to the untamed land of Big Bend, Texas near the Mexican border; an area that pits man against nature and in which the land usually wins. Bourdain shares meals with working cowboys who have made peace with the rough terrain, and meets with an anthropologist who decoded prehistoric landmark, the White Shaman wall painting.
Bourdain's Impact
4. Bourdain's Impact
October 14, 2018
This episode explores how Anthony Bourdain's unique perspective and voice altered the world of food, travel, and culture and in the process reinvented how audiences watched television and engaged intimately and actively with the world around them.
Indonesia
3. Indonesia
October 7, 2018
A shadow puppet performance provides an entry into understanding Indonesia, a country comprised of thousands of islands whose people endured political turmoil, and one in which, Bourdain discovers, food is the great unifier. In this fourth largest country in the world, every area has it's own unique traditions. In Jakarta, Bourdain eats at a Padang Restaurant where nearly every menu item comes to the table; while in Bali he visits the beach, commenting on yoga before joining in a traditional Balinese Funeral ceremony.
Asturias, Spain
2. Asturias, Spain
September 30, 2018
Bourdain travels to the enchanted region of Asturias, Spain with chef and humanitarian Jose Andres, as he makes a return to his homeland.
Kenya
1. Kenya
September 23, 2018
Bourdain introduces W. Kamau Bell ("United Shades of America") to Kenya, including its distinctive sights, tastes, and sounds.
Description

In this travel series, TV personality Anthony Bourdain explores the world, looking for unusual places and unusual things to eat in those places. Bourdain is as interested in the cultures that cook the food as he is in the food itself. The series came to an end with Bourdain's death in 2018.

Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown is a series that is currently running and has 12 seasons (100 episodes). The series first aired on April 14, 2013.

Where to Watch Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown

Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown is available for streaming on the CNN website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown on demand at HBO Max, Amazon, Vudu, Microsoft Movies & TV, Sling, Google Play and Apple TV.

  • Premiere Date
    April 14, 2013
  • IMDB Rating
    8.8  (5,580)