Fly Brother with Ernest White II

FLY BROTHER with Ernest White II is a travel docu-series about friendship and connection around the world, featuring storyteller and explorer Ernest White II. In each half-hour episode, Ernest's real-life friends show him a city or region from their perspective. With a focus on connecting with the people as well as the place, FLY BROTHER with Ernest White II proves that the whole world is our tribe. Throughout the season we explore a common thread that bonds these destinations together, such as food, faith, natural elements, and culture.

Tue, Jul 5 10:00 A.M. San Francisco     NH CREATE

Fly with Ernest to America's boomtown and explore the verdant Presidio, the vibrant Mission District, and the victuals of Chinatown!

Tue, Jul 5 5:00 P.M. San Francisco     NH CREATE

Fly with Ernest to America's boomtown and explore the verdant Presidio, the vibrant Mission District, and the victuals of Chinatown!

Tue, Jul 5 11:00 P.M. San Francisco     NH CREATE

Fly with Ernest to America's boomtown and explore the verdant Presidio, the vibrant Mission District, and the victuals of Chinatown!

Tue, Jul 12 10:00 A.M. Adirondacks     NH CREATE

Fly with Ernest to the emerald hills of upstate New York and go on a lakeside picnic, fishing with the mayor, and summer bobsledding!

Tue, Jul 12 5:00 P.M. Adirondacks     NH CREATE

Fly with Ernest to the emerald hills of upstate New York and go on a lakeside picnic, fishing with the mayor, and summer bobsledding!

Tue, Jul 12 11:00 P.M. Adirondacks     NH CREATE

Fly with Ernest to the emerald hills of upstate New York and go on a lakeside picnic, fishing with the mayor, and summer bobsledding!

Tue, Jul 19 10:00 A.M. Detroit     NH CREATE

Fly with Ernest to the Motor City and get down with fly folks Downtown, in Mexicantown, in Corktown, and at Belle Isle!

Tue, Jul 19 5:00 P.M. Detroit     NH CREATE

Fly with Ernest to the Motor City and get down with fly folks Downtown, in Mexicantown, in Corktown, and at Belle Isle!

Tue, Jul 19 11:00 P.M. Detroit     NH CREATE

Fly with Ernest to the Motor City and get down with fly folks Downtown, in Mexicantown, in Corktown, and at Belle Isle!

Tue, Jul 26 10:00 A.M. Nashville     NH CREATE

Fly with Ernest to the City of Muses and be inspired by art at the Frist, food at La Hacienda and White Limozeen, and music on every corner!

Tue, Jul 26 5:00 P.M. Nashville     NH CREATE

Fly with Ernest to the City of Muses and be inspired by art at the Frist, food at La Hacienda and White Limozeen, and music on every corner!

Tue, Jul 26 11:00 P.M. Nashville     NH CREATE

Fly with Ernest to the City of Muses and be inspired by art at the Frist, food at La Hacienda and White Limozeen, and music on every corner!

Tue, Aug 2 10:00 A.M. Hawaii     NH CREATE

Fly with Ernest to paradise and experience outrigger paddling and hula pie on Oahu, plus lava flows and twinkle toes on the Island of Hawaii!

Tue, Aug 2 5:00 P.M. Hawaii     NH CREATE

Fly with Ernest to paradise and experience outrigger paddling and hula pie on Oahu, plus lava flows and twinkle toes on the Island of Hawaii!

Tue, Aug 2 11:00 P.M. Hawaii     NH CREATE

Fly with Ernest to paradise and experience outrigger paddling and hula pie on Oahu, plus lava flows and twinkle toes on the Island of Hawaii!

Tue, Aug 9 10:00 A.M. Sao Paulo: Don't Sleep     NH CREATE

Ernest rides around Brazil's biggest city with his friends, superstar DJ Paulo Pacheco and personal guide Flavia Liz di Paolo.

Tue, Aug 9 5:00 P.M. Sao Paulo: Don't Sleep     NH CREATE

Ernest rides around Brazil's biggest city with his friends, superstar DJ Paulo Pacheco and personal guide Flavia Liz di Paolo.

Tue, Aug 9 11:00 P.M. Sao Paulo: Don't Sleep     NH CREATE

Ernest rides around Brazil's biggest city with his friends, superstar DJ Paulo Pacheco and personal guide Flavia Liz di Paolo.

Fly Brother with Ernest White II By Episode

  • Sao Paulo: Don't Sleep (#101)

    Ernest rides around Brazil's biggest city with his friends, superstar DJ Paulo Pacheco and personal guide Flavia Liz di Paolo.

  • Tbilisi: The Whole Day Through (#102)

    Ernest keeps Georgia on his mind with a food-fueled visit to its modern and medieval capital, Tbilisi, escorted by his friends, writer Amy Gigi Alexander and tour guide Mako Kavtaradze.

  • Toronto: Pride and Joy (#103)

    Ernest tackles North America's most multicultural city during Toronto LGBT Pride celebrations along with his friends, travel maven Oneika Raymond and celebrated chef John Lee.

  • Ovamboland: Northern Exposure (#104)

    Accompanied by his tour guide Job, Ernest heads to the north of Namibia and meets a king, is entertained by village storytellers, and learns about the culture of a place most visitors to the country never experience.

  • Stockholm: Le Jazz Hot (#105)

    Ernest takes in a little Nordic sun and soul with American chanteuse Germaine Thomas and literally eats fire with friend, educator, and community organizer Martin Ingerby.

  • Mumbai: Liquid Abundanc (#106)

    Ernest takes to the rickshaws through the streets of Mumbai during the monsoon-soaked Ganesh Festival with his local friends, journalist Adele de Penha and choreographer Hrishikesh Pawar.

  • Addis Ababa: Coffee and Faith (#107)

    Ernest travels to the mountain capital of Ethiopia for the beautiful and elaborate Epiphany Festival in one of the world's oldest Christian societies, escorted by his friend, culture creator Heran Abate.

  • Tajikistan: Crown of the World (#108)

    Ernest experiences the natural beauty of the country and the natural warmth of the people, as his friends, tour guide Mohammed Istam and rock climber/ media maven Nigina Kudratova, show what makes Tajikistan so special.

  • Cape Town: The City Beautiful (#109)

    Amid good food and belly laughs, Ernest explores the spectacular natural and urban beauty of Cape Town, South Africa, by car with his road dog, Charlie Walters.

  • Double Feature: Bogota and Casablanca (#110)

    Ernest hangs out in Colombia's capital city with his bud, telenovela heartthrob Roberto Manrique.

  • Alaska (#201)

    Fly with Ernest to the 49th state to experience Tlingit family traditions, explore breathtaking natural beauty, and, yes, eat crab legs!

  • Natchez (#202)

    Fly with Ernest to "The Little Easy" and connect with the ancestors at Concord Quarters and the Grand Village, plus plenty of soul food!

  • Newark (#203)

    Fly with Ernest to this bustling, buzzing burg and explore the historic Ironbound District and the city's verdant parks, plus grits with Miss Vonda!

  • Kansas (Kansas City, Wichita, and Salina) (#204)

    Fly with Ernest to America's heartland and learn about Negro League baseball, stories from the Plains Indians, and an unexpected romance!

  • Puerto Rico (#205)

    Fly with Ernest to la Isla del Encanto and be transformed in El Yunque rainforest, historic Ponce, and unforgettable Loiza.

  • San Francisco (#206)

    Fly with Ernest to America's boomtown and explore the verdant Presidio, the vibrant Mission District, and the victuals of Chinatown!

  • Adirondacks (#207)

    Fly with Ernest to the emerald hills of upstate New York and go on a lakeside picnic, fishing with the mayor, and summer bobsledding!

  • Detroit (#208)

    Fly with Ernest to the Motor City and get down with fly folks Downtown, in Mexicantown, in Corktown, and at Belle Isle!

  • Nashville (#209)

    Fly with Ernest to the City of Muses and be inspired by art at the Frist, food at La Hacienda and White Limozeen, and music on every corner!

  • Hawaii (#210)

    Fly with Ernest to paradise and experience outrigger paddling and hula pie on Oahu, plus lava flows and twinkle toes on the Island of Hawaii!


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