“This is Life” is a documentary themed television series, released for CNN. Lisa Ling is the presenter of the show. The show premiered on April 14, 2014, on CNN.
About the host, Lisa Ling:
Lisa Ling is one of the most revered and respected journalists. She began her career with becoming the host of Scratch, an adolescent news program, at the age of 16. Later she joined Channel One News, a youth-oriented news network. She was one of the youngest reporters of the time, and she reported from approx a couple of dozen countries. Lisa later became the senior war correspondent at the age of 25.
She later left the network for producing documentaries. She produced many notable works. Then, Lisa came as a host for a National Geographic series, National Geographic Explorer. She also worked for Oprah Winfrey Show. Lisa Ling later produced her series of documentaries, This is life by Lisa Ling. The show released in 2014 and received positive reviews from the critics and the audience alike.
About the show This is Life by Lisa Ling:
In the show, Lisa Ling travels to the unseen parts of the United States of America. The journeys themselves are breathtaking and gritty. The show is the continuation of Our America with Lisa Ling. Lisa meets different people from across the nation, talking about the issues and the hardships being faced by them in their daily lives. She also takes on the issues of many social issues of America, like, drug trafficking and prostitution. One of the most iconic episodes of the show is the featuring of the gay rodeo scene. Mike Shinoda of Linkin Park is the music producer of the show.
Updates on season 8 of the show:
The latest episode of This is Life by Lisa Ling season 6 released on November 17, 2019. Till then, viewers are waiting for the renewal of the new season of the show. After the release of season 6, there is no confirmation yet released for season 7. Since season 7’s release is still under a dilemma, the eighth installment seems very bleak. Season 8 will only get the confirmation after the release of season 7.