Thu, 25 May 2017
Phil Keoghan (@PhilKeoghan) has worked in television for almost thirty years on more than a thousand program episodes in more than a hundred countries. His work has earned him numerous awards, including ten prime-time Emmys. He is perhaps best known as the co-executive producer and host of CBS series The Amazing Race, currently in its twenty-ninth season.
But there is much, much more to Phil's story, including unbelievable bucket lists, near-death experiences, and more. As just one example...
In 2013, he decided to retrace the 1928 Tour de France riding an original vintage bicycle, with no gears, to tell the forgotten underdog story of the first English-speaking team to take on the toughest sporting event on earth.
This experience was captured and turned into the brand-new film Le Ride, a gorgeous documentary and the first to be shot on a Sony F55 camera in 4K, which is equivalent to Super 35mm film.
There are many takeaways from this conversation, and I hope you enjoy it as much as I did!
Show notes and links for this episode can be found at www.fourhourworkweek.com/podcast.
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