HBO Documentary News Series AXIOS Season Finale Debuts December 12





HBO Documentary News Series AXIOS Season Finale Debuts December 12


The Emmy®-winning series AXIOS on HBO will debut its season finale SUNDAY, DECEMBER 12 (6:00-6:30 p.m. ET/PT). The sharp and insightful news-making series features thought-provoking interviews with top leaders from the worlds of politics, tech, media, science, and business. Directed and produced by Emmy® winners Matthew O’Neill and Perri Peltz, the series features Axios’ signature Smart Brevity® analysis, documentary-style reporting, and in-depth conversations on the topics and trends shaping the globe.

The series will air on HBO and be available to stream on HBO Max.

This week’s episode features the following segments:
Andrew ‘Boz’ Bosworth, the incoming CTO of Meta (formerly Facebook), joins Axios chief technology correspondent Ina Fried to discuss the company’s future, the spread of vaccine misinformation on its platforms, whether the company did enough in the leadup to the January 6 Capitol attack, and how Bosworth envisions the “metaverse,” the all-immersive internet of tomorrow.
House Majority Whip Representative James Clyburn (D-SC) speaks with Axios political reporter Alexi McCammond about President Biden’s falling approval ratings, his hopes for election reform, voting rights and the filibuster’s future.
Lucid Motors CEO Peter Rawlinson welcomes Axios transportation correspondent Joann Muller to the company’s headquarters in Newark, California, where they discuss the affordability of the high-end electric vehicle market, how startup Lucid stacks up against iconic American car manufacturers like Ford and General Motors, and Rawlinson’s thoughts on his competitor and former employer, Tesla CEO Elon Musk.
The Cherokee Nation Principal Chief Chuck Hoskin, Jr. and Kim Teehee, The Cherokee Nation’s first named delegate to Congress, sit down with Axios race and justice reporter Russell Contreras in Tahlequah, Oklahoma, where they discuss their ongoing effort to seat Teehee in the House of Representatives, why a treaty promising the tribe a Congressional seat has gone unfulfilled for nearly 200 years and what impact Teehee could have on tribal and federal government relations.

AXIOS is a co-production of HBO Documentary Films, AXIOS and DCTV; executive produced by Jim VandeHei, Mike Allen & Roy Schwartz; directed and produced by Perri Peltz and Matthew O’Neill.



HBO Documentary News Series AXIOS Continues November 14





HBO Documentary News Series AXIOS Continues November 14

The Emmy®-winning series AXIOS on HBO continues with a new episode SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 14 (6:00-6:30 p.m. ET/PT). The sharp and insightful news-making series features thought-provoking interviews with top leaders from the worlds of politics, tech, media, science, and business. Directed and produced by Emmy® winners Matthew O’Neill and Perri Peltz, the series features Axios’ signature Smart Brevity® analysis, documentary-style reporting, and in-depth conversations on the topics and trends shaping the globe.

The series will air on HBO and be available to stream on HBO Max.

This week’s episode features the following segments:
Former New Jersey Governor Chris Christie sits down with Axios co-founder Mike Allen at his home in New Jersey to discuss his potential run in 2024, how the Republican Party can win future elections and his contentious relationship with former President Donald Trump following the January 6th Capitol attack.
NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg meets with Axios national political correspondent Jonathan Swan to discuss the NATO alliance’s shifting role, tensions between Russia and Ukraine, NATO’s withdrawal from Afghanistan and his thoughts on the January 6th Capitol attack.
The job market – in space – is explored by Axios business reporter Hope King and space reporter Miriam Kramer. With space projected to become a trillion-dollar industry by 2030, AXIOS on HBO analyzes the future job market for those seeking to leave Earth and whether the U.S. has the workforce to fulfill it.
IBM CEO Arvind Krishna talks with Axios chief technology correspondent Ina Fried about quantum computing and how the advent of quantum computers will upend the world of problem solving.
AXIOS is a co-production of HBO Documentary Films, AXIOS and DCTV; executive produced by Jim VandeHei, Mike Allen & Roy Schwartz; directed and produced by Perri Peltz and Matthew O’Neill.



HBO Documentary News Series AXIOS Continues November 7





HBO Documentary News Series AXIOS Continues November 7

The Emmy®-winning series AXIOS on HBO continues with a new episode SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 7 (6:00-6:30 p.m. ET/PT). The sharp and insightful news-making series features thought-provoking interviews with top leaders from the worlds of politics, tech, media, science, and business. Directed and produced by Emmy® winners Matthew O’Neill and Perri Peltz, the series features Axios’ signature Smart Brevity® analysis, documentary-style reporting, and in-depth conversations on the topics and trends shaping the globe.

The series will air on HBO and be available to stream on HBO Max.

This week’s episode features the following segments:
Senator Josh Hawley (R-MO) is joined by Axios co-founder Mike Allen in Hawley’s D.C. office for a wide-ranging conversation on Big Tech, the supply chain crisis, his recent comments about masculinity, and his support of the January 6th protestors.

Serum Institute CEO Adar Poonawalla sits down with Axios national political correspondent Jonathan Swan in Pune, India at the institute’s headquarters to discuss the company’s role as the largest manufacturer of vaccines in the world, Prime Minister Narenda Modi’s decision to shut down vaccine exports from India, vaccine nationalism, and corporate profiteering.
Amtrak CEO William Flynn meets Axios managing editor Margaret Talev in New York Penn Station’s new Moynihan Hall to talk about Amtrak’s stakes in President Biden’s infrastructure bill, the company’s 2021 rebound, and the impact of climate change on passenger railways.

AXIOS is a co-production of HBO Documentary Films, AXIOS and DCTV; executive produced by Jim VandeHei, Mike Allen & Roy Schwartz; directed and produced by Perri Peltz and Matthew O’Neill.



HBO Documentary News Series AXIOS Continues October 24





HBO Documentary News Series AXIOS Continues October 24

The Emmy®-winning series AXIOS on HBO continues with a new episode SUNDAY, OCTOBER 24 (6:00-6:30 p.m. ET/PT). The sharp and insightful news-making series features thought-provoking interviews with top leaders from the worlds of politics, tech, media, science, and business. Directed and produced by Emmy® winners Matthew O’Neill and Perri Peltz, the series features Axios’ signature Smart Brevity® analysis, documentary-style reporting, and in-depth conversations on the topics and trends shaping the globe.

The series will air on HBO and be available to stream on HBO Max
This week’s episode features the following segments:
Senator Rand Paul, R-KY is joined by Axios co-founder Mike Allen on Capitol Hill to talk about the senator’s call to fire NIAID director Anthony Fauci, and his views on vaccinations, the debt ceiling and cryptocurrency.

FTX Founder & CEO Sam Bankman-Fried sits down with Axios business editor Dan Primack at the cryptocurrency trading platform’s new headquarters in the Bahamas. The two discuss the future of crypto trading, government regulation and the 29-year-old’s philanthropic plans for his $22.5 billion fortune.

Matt and Mercedes Schlapp of the American Conservative Union speak with Axios managing editor Margaret Talev. Dubbed Washington’s “Trump-Era ‘It Couple’,” the Schlapps discuss GOP ambitions for the 2022 midterms, President Trump’s plans for 2024, the fraying relationship between corporations and conservatives and the future of the conservative movement.

NASA Administrator, former Senator and astronaut Bill Nelson talks to Axios space reporter Miriam Kramer about the billionaires going to space, NASA’s moonshot “Artemis” program and the global space race between the U.S. and China.

AXIOS is a co-production of HBO Documentary Films, AXIOS and DCTV; executive produced by Jim VandeHei, Mike Allen & Roy Schwartz; directed and produced by Perri Peltz and Matthew O’Neill.



HBO Documentary News Series AXIOS Continues October 17





HBO Documentary News Series AXIOS Continues October 17


The Emmy®-winning series AXIOS on HBO continues with a new episode SUNDAY, OCTOBER 17 (6:00-6:30 p.m. ET/PT). The sharp and insightful news-making series features thought-provoking interviews with top leaders from the worlds of politics, tech, media, science, and business. Directed and produced by Emmy® winners Matthew O’Neill and Perri Peltz, the series features Axios’ signature Smart Brevity® analysis, documentary-style reporting, and in-depth conversations on the topics and trends shaping the globe.

The series will air on HBO and be available to stream on HBO Max.

This week’s episode features the following segments:
Secretary of Education Dr. Miguel Cardona sits down with Axios national political correspondent Jonathan Swan to discuss the progress of schools reopening, the administration’s response to state and local masking policies, the future of vaccine mandates for children, and the proposed education spending as part of the “Build Back Better” plan.

Louisiana’s Senior Senator, Bill Cassidy, meets with Axios co-founder Mike Allen in his home state as he surveys recent damage from Hurricane Ida. The senator – one of seven Senate Republicans who voted to impeach President Trump following January 6th – talks about the future of the Republican Party and the case for infrastructure spending.

Intel CEO Patrick Gelsinger discusses the global microchip shortage with Axios’ chief technology correspondent Ina Fried. The two delve into the implications of the shortage and Intel’s plans for the future.

Coty CEO Sue Y. Nabi speaks with Axios’ media reporter Sara Fischer about the $500 billion beauty industry and the legacy company’s transformation. Nabi, the only transgender CEO of a Fortune 500 company, discusses the company’s work with the Kardashian and Jenner families, cosmetics in the age of the influencer and genderless beauty.

AXIOS is a co-production of HBO Documentary Films, AXIOS and DCTV; executive produced by Jim VandeHei, Mike Allen & Roy Schwartz; directed and produced by Perri Peltz and Matthew O’Neill.



HBO Documentary News Series AXIOS Continues October 10





HBO Documentary News Series AXIOS Continues October 10


The Emmy®-winning series AXIOS on HBO continues with a new episode SUNDAY, OCTOBER 10 (6:00-6:30 p.m. ET/PT). The sharp and insightful news-making series features thought-provoking interviews with top leaders from the worlds of politics, tech, media, science and business. Directed and produced by Emmy® winners Matthew O’Neill and Perri Peltz, the series features Axios’ signature Smart Brevity® analysis, documentary-style reporting, and in-depth conversations on the topics and trends shaping the globe.

The series will air on HBO and be available to stream on HBO Max.

This week’s episode features the following segments:
Ben & Jerry’s co-founders Ben Cohen and Jerry Greenfield, famed ice cream innovators and pioneers in corporate activism, speak with Axios political reporter Alexi McCammond at Ben & Jerry’s Vermont factory. They discuss the company’s long history of social and political activism, the recent decision to end ice cream sales in the Israeli-occupied Palestinian territories and what impact that decision is having on the brand.

Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky is joined by Axios co-founder Mike Allen at one of the company’s rentals, a treehouse and horse farm outside of San Francisco, to discuss the future of travel. Their wide-ranging conversation touches on recent safety concerns, looming EU regulations and AirBnB’s pledge to house 40,000 Afghan refugees.

Secretary of Labor Marty Walsh speaks with Axios business reporter Dan Primack, just after the release of the September jobs report, about the future of the American labor market and the implications of lower-than-expected jobs numbers.

AXIOS is a co-production of HBO Documentary Films, AXIOS and DCTV; executive produced by Jim VandeHei, Mike Allen & Roy Schwartz; directed and produced by Perri Peltz and Matthew O’Neill.



HBO Documentary News Series AXIOS Returns October 3





HBO Documentary News Series AXIOS Returns October 3

The Emmy®-winning series AXIOS on HBO returns with a new episode SUNDAY, OCTOBER 3 (6:00-6:30 p.m. ET/PT). The sharp and insightful news-making series features thought-provoking interviews with top leaders from the worlds of politics, tech, media, science and business. Directed and produced by Emmy® winners Matthew O’Neill and Perri Peltz, the series features Axios’ signature Smart Brevity® analysis, documentary-style reporting, and in-depth conversations on the topics and trends shaping the globe.

The series will air on HBO and be available to stream on HBO Max
This week’s episode features the following segments:
Ambassador Adela Raz, the former Islamic Republic of Afghanistan’s Ambassador to the United States under President Ashraf Ghani, speaks exclusively with Axios national political correspondent Jonathan Swan in her first television interview since the fall of Kabul to Taliban rule. As a senior Afghan diplomat of the former government, Ambassador Raz discusses the responsibility of Presidents Ghani and Biden in the recent government collapse, her concern for Afghan women, and the great uncertainty surrounding her country at home and abroad.

Cardinal Peter Turkson of Ghana, among Pope Francis’s closest advisors, sits down with Axios co-founder Mike Allen in Rome to discuss the Roman Catholic Church’s engagement on global poverty, social and refugee matters, the environment and the COVID-19 pandemic. Cardinal Turkson, who serves as Vatican Secretary of Immigration, the Environment & Civil Rights, also addresses the role of women in the clergy of the Roman Catholic Church, the U.S. retreat from Afghanistan, and the controversy surrounding efforts to deny communion to President Biden.

Jamie Dimon, JP Morgan Chase Chairman and CEO is interviewed by Axios co-founder and CEO, Jim VandeHei. The leader of America’s largest bank, Dimon discusses Chase’s $30 billion investment in racial equity and how he is navigating the most pressing issues of our time.

AXIOS is a co-production of HBO Documentary Films, AXIOS and DCTV; executive produced by Jim VandeHei, Mike Allen & Roy Schwartz; directed and produced by Perri Peltz and Matthew O’Neill.



Video: “Axios” on HBO – Season 4 – Official Trailer – HBO





Video: “Axios” on HBO – Season 4 – Official Trailer – HBO
The series returns this Sunday, October 3 at 6:00/5:00c.
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AXIOS on HBO: Season 4 | Official Trailer | HBO

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Documentary News Series AXIOS Continues June 20





Documentary News Series AXIOS Continues June 20

AXIOS on HBO continues SUNDAY, JUNE 20 (6:00-6:30 P.M. ET/PT), featuring insightful and news making interviews with top leaders and decision makers from a range of sectors, including politics, tech, media, science and business. Directed and produced by Emmy® winners Matthew O’Neill and Perri Peltz, the series features Axios’ signature “Smart Brevity” analysis, exclusive documentary-style reporting, and in-depth conversations on the topics and trends shaping our future.

The episode will be available on HBO and to stream on HBO Max.

This episode features the following segments:
Prime Minister of Pakistan Imran Khan speaks with Axios national political correspondent Jonathan Swan in Islamabad about the withdrawal of U.S. military forces from Afghanistan and the impact it will have after its longstanding presence, Islamophobia and nuclear disarmament.

United Airlines CEO Scott Kirby sits down with Axios business editor Dan Primack to discuss the uptick in air travel, post-lockdown travel procedures and United’s new investment in supersonic flights between the U.S. and Europe.

Former U.S. Representative Katie Hill (D-CA) and Axios congressional reporter Alayna Treene have a conversation about the congresswoman’s decision to resign, cancel culture, the double standard she sees between men and women in politics and her political future.

U.S. Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Marcia Fudge meets with Axios co-founder Mike Allen in Ohio on the eve of Juneteenth to discuss her pursuit of racial equity, affordability in housing and efforts to provide relief to renters during the pandemic.
AXIOS is a co-production of HBO Documentary Films, AXIOS and DCTV; executive produced by Jim VandeHei, Mike Allen & Roy Schwartz; directed and produced by Perri Peltz and Matthew O’Neill.



Documentary News Series AXIOS Continues June 13





Documentary News Series AXIOS Continues June 13


AXIOS on HBO continues SUNDAY, JUNE 13 (6:00-6:30 P.M. ET/PT), featuring insightful and news making interviews with top leaders and decision makers from a range of sectors, including politics, tech, media, science and business. Directed and produced by Emmy® winners Matthew O’Neill and Perri Peltz, the series features Axios’ signature “Smart Brevity” analysis, exclusive documentary-style reporting, and in-depth conversations on the topics and trends shaping our future.

The episode will be available on HBO and to stream on HBO Max.

This episode features the following segments:

Rafael Grossi, Director General of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), and Axios managing editor for politics Margaret Talev sit down to discuss what’s at stake with the Iran nuclear deal, what cyberattacks mean for nuclear power and the IAEA’s investment in combating climate change and future pandemics.

Suzanne Clark, President and CEO of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce joins Axios co-founder Mike Allen to discuss the policies that will define post-pandemic economic growth, the Chamber’s relationship with the Biden administration and how the lobbying group juggles its endorsements of Republicans and Democrats.

Søren Skou, CEO of Maersk, head of the world’s largest shipping company, speaks with Axios editor-in-chief Nicholas Johnston about the pandemic’s impact on the global supply chain and the lessons Maersk learned from the 2017 cyberattack that cost the company hundreds of millions of dollars.

AXIOS is a co-production of HBO Documentary Films, AXIOS and DCTV; executive produced by Jim VandeHei, Mike Allen & Roy Schwartz; directed and produced by Perri Peltz and Matthew O’Neill.