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A retrospective on the stories, characters, and crew responsible for one of the greatest trilogies of all time. When this podcast hits 88 mph, you’re going to hear some serious s***.

March 11, 2021

Expedition Back to the Future with Christopher Lloyd

July 3rd, 1985 - a day that a little time travel movie produced by Steven Spielberg and directed by Robert Zemeckis called Back to the Future was released to the public. This podcast will dive into the world of BTTF, and discuss the movies, characters, and behind-the-scenes details on one of the greatest trilogies of all time. So buckle in, make sure your flux capacitor is fluxing, and enjoy the 88 mile per hour adventure of the Back to the Future trilogy.

Christopher Allen Lloyd is an American actor. He has appeared in theater productions, films, and television since 1961, and is best known for portraying Dr. Emmett "Doc" Brown in the Back to the Future trilogy and Jim Ignatowski in the comedy series Taxi, winning two Emmy Awards for the latter.

GREAT SCOTT! JOSH GATES AND SCREEN-LEGEND CHRISTOPHER LLOYD SEARCH FOR HOLLYWOOD’S MOST ICONIC CAR – THE DELOREAN TIME MACHINE IN A SPECIAL 4-PART SERIES, ‘EXPEDITION: BACK TO THE FUTURE’ LAUNCHING MARCH 15 ON DISCOVERY+

Throughout their journey, Josh Gates and Christopher Lloyd will be joined by Donald Fullilove, Michael J. Fox, Lea Thompson, James Tolkan, and Harry Waters Jr.

(Los Angeles) – Josh Gates, avid explorer and host of Discovery Channel’s Expedition Unknown has spent his career traveling the world investigating history’s greatest legends and mysteries. Now, he’s setting out on the journey of a lifetime in search of the most iconic car in Hollywood history – The DeLorean Time Machine from the classic sci-fi trilogy Back to the Future. Together with screen-legend Christopher Lloyd, Josh travels across the country and through the history of one of cinema’s greatest franchises on an epic search for this timeless vehicle all in hopes of delivering and donating it to the Michael J. Fox Foundation. The special four-part series, EXPEDITION: BACK TO THE FUTURE streams Monday, March 15 on discovery+.

Josh Gates has taken viewers on thrilling global adventures, but none quite like this. Scouring iconic Hollywood locations in search of their coveted prize, Josh and Christopher soon realize their quest is full of unexpected turns and will extend beyond the glitz and glamour of Hollywood, so they enlist the help of some familiar faces including Donald Fullilove, Michael J. Fox, Lea Thompson, James Tolkan, and Harry Waters Jr. But, first they must meet with the man who started it all, co-creator of the Back to the Future trilogy, Bob Gale.

From Los Angeles to Houston to New York to Orlando — Josh and Christopher’s mission sends them to different corners of the country in order to find the perfect DeLorean Time Machine. Along the way, they meet with DeLorean experts, collectors, and Back to the Future superfans and dive deep into the history and lore of the famed vehicle. They will stop at nothing to get the perfect DeLorean Time Machine to the Michael J. Fox Foundation.

In addition to streaming the series on discovery+, viewers can join the conversation on social media using the hashtag #ExpeditionBacktotheFuture, and follow Discovery Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and TikTok for more updates. You can also follow discovery+ on InstagramFacebook and Twitter.

EXPEDITION: BACK TO THE FUTURE is produced for discovery+ by BCII. Executive Producers are Bud Brutsman, Bob Gale, Lee Farber and Christopher Lloyd. For discovery+, Joseph Boyle and Gretchen Morning are Executive Producers and Olivia Ghersen is Associate Producer.

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Back to the Future: The Podcast is produced and presented by Brad Gilmore, and is not affiliated with the Back to the Future franchise. This show is meant for entertainment and documentary purposes only, and does not intend to infringe on any copyrights of Universal Pictures, Back to the Future, or any of its characters, clips or music. Brad Gilmore expresses views and statements which represent that of the hosts and the guests of the program alone. The statements made on this program are in no way intended to represent views of any other organization affiliated with the hosts or guests and in no way represent the views of the sponsors.

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