Dan Aykroyd will host a A History of the World in Six Glasses on Fox Nation, slated to premiere on the streamer in January 2024.
The six-part comedic docuseries will track the history of beer, wine, spirits, coffee, tea, soda and their respective impact on the world. The series was written and directed by Rob Long, a former executive producer from the NBC smash series, Cheers. Jim Belushi, Jon Lovitz, Kevin Nealon and George Wendt will also be featured.
“I laughed out loud watching every episode and learned so much about the cultural impact of these iconic beverages,” Fox Nation president Jason Klarman said.
Renowned for several major motion pictures, Aykroyd starred in critically acclaimed films including Ghostbusters, The Blues Brothers and Driving Miss Daisy. His work on Saturday Night Livereceived a primetime Emmy in 1977 for Outstanding Writing in a Comedy-Variety or Music Series.