The year is 2033, and humanity's first crewed mission to Mars is about to become a reality. As a clock counts down the final 90 seconds to landing, an expert crew of astronauts endures the final harrowing moments before touching down on the red planet. Even with the best training and resources available, the maiden crew of the Daedalus spacecraft must push itself to the brink of human capability in order to successfully establish the first sustainable colony on Mars. Set both in the future and in the present day, the global miniseries event MARS blends feature film-caliber scripted elements set in the future with documentary vérité interviews with today's best and brightest minds in modern science and innovation, illuminating how research and development is creating the space technology that will enable our first attempt at a mission to Mars.
|Released:||November 13, 2016|
|Companies:||National Geographic Channel|
|Cast:||Anamaria Marinca Sammi Rotibi Alberto Ammann Olivier Martinez JiHAE Clementine Poidatz Ben Cotton Cosima Shaw Roxy Sternberg Jeff Hephner Evan Hall Gunnar Cauthery Akbar Kurtha|
|Crew:||Michael Rosenberg Brian Grazer Ron Howard Mickey Fisher André Bormanis Sophie Becher Everardo Gout Justin Wilkes Lorenzo Mieli Karen Janszen Ben Young Mason Paul Solet Jonathan Silberberg Stephen Petranek Tommy Turtle Dave O'Connor Jon Kamen Damian Garcia Mandy Sherman Suzanne M. Smith Dee Johnson David Gould Julie Hébert Warren Ellis Nick Cave Brian Reitzell David Minkowski Matthew Patnick Paul Keables Attila Szalay Tim Porter Meredith Kaulfers Taimi Arvidson Jen Isaacson Emelia Brown Christopher Barnett Roy Waldspurger Ildikó Kemény|