Showtime Unveils Free VICE Segment Exploring Wuhan COVID-19 Lockdown


Showtime Unveils Free Vice Segment Exploring Wuhan COVID-19 Lockdown

Showtime Unveils Free VICE Segment Exploring Wuhan COVID-19 Lockdown

Showtime has debuted the full segment from last week’s episode of VICE, “Warning from Wuhan,” exploring the Chinese city’s lockdown amidst the COVID-19 pandemic online for free. The full 13-minute segment can be viewed in the player below!

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The segment focuses on Chen Qiushi, a citizen journalist in Wuhan, the capital of the Hubei province in China, as he seeks to illustrate and report the full impact the coronavirus has had on his city since its initial outbreak in early January. The segment is presented by VICE correspondent Krishna Adavolu, as Qiushi has not been heard from since February 6.

The Emmy-winning documentary series VICE, known for delivering immersive reporting from the frontlines of global conflicts, civil uprisings and beyond, is available across all SHOWTIME platforms on Sunday nights. The 13-episode season pursues untold stories on the environment, social justice, civil rights and identity from all corners of the globe.

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Produced by VICE News, Beverly Chase is the executive producer and showrunner for VICE. Craig Thomson is co-executive producer, and Subrata De is the senior executive producer for the series. recommends all readers comply with CDC guidelines and remain as isolated as possible during this urgent time.