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Philippe Cousteau

Inspired by the legacy of his grandfather of Jacques Cousteau, Philippe is an Emmy nominated TV host, author, speaker, and social entrepreneur and has established himself as a prominent leader in the environmental movement. He is the host and executive producer of Awesome Planet, a television series syndicated on Fox and Hulu. Most recently, Philippe and his wife Ashlan launched a three part web series with Takepart.com exploring tiger and rhino conservation in Nepal called Treasures of the Terai. Philippe is also host of a new series called The Magical Aquatic World of Philippe Cousteau for GreatBigStory.com.  He and his wife Ashlan will be co-hosting a new blue chip documentary for Discovery Channel in the summer of 2016.  As a special correspondent for CNN he has hosted several award-winning shows including Going Green and Expedition Sumatra. As an author, Philippe has co-written two award winning books Going Blue and Make a Splash.  He is also the author of a new children’s book Follow the Moon Home,