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Anthropologist and botanical explorer Wade Davis received his Ph.D. in ethnobotany from Harvard University. Mostly through the Harvard Botanical Museum, he spent more than three years in the Amazon and Andes as a plant explorer, living among 15 indigenous groups in eight Latin American nations while making some 6,000 botanical collections. Davis's... See full bio »
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 2008 Peyote to LSD: A Psychedelic Odyssey (TV Movie documentary)
 1992 The Spirit of the Mask (TV Movie documentary)
 1988 The Serpent and the Rainbow (inspired by the book)
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 2008 Peyote to LSD: A Psychedelic Odyssey (TV Movie documentary) (co-producer)
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 2010 Apaporis: In Search of One River (Documentary) (special guest)
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 2015 Timeshift (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Author, 'Into The Silence'
- Battle for the Himalayas: The Fight to Film Everest (2015) ... Himself - Author, 'Into The Silence'
 2013 No Strangers (Documentary short)
Himself
 2011-2013 The Hour (TV Series)
Himself
- Episode #9.165 (2013) ... Himself
- Episode #9.102 (2013) ... Himself
- Episode #8.57 (2011) ... Himself
 2002-2012 Taboo (TV Series documentary)
Himself - National Geographic Explorer In-Residence / Himself - Explorer-in-Residence, National Geographic Society
- Freaky Remedies (2012) ... Himself - Explorer-in-Residence, National Geographic Society (as Dr. Wade Davis)
- Outcasts (2004) ... Himself - National Geographic Explorer In-Residence
- Sacred Pain (2003) ... Himself - National Geographic Explorer In-Residence
- After Death (2003) ... Himself - National Geographic Explorer In-Residence
- Tests of Faith (2002) ... Himself - National Geographic Explorer In-Residence
 2011 White Water, Black Gold (Documentary) (voice)
 2011 In Search of... Zombies (Documentary)
Himself
 2010 Earth Pilgrims (Video documentary)
Himself
 2008 Peyote to LSD: A Psychedelic Odyssey (TV Movie documentary)
Narrator / Host
 2008 Starz presents Zombie Mania (TV Movie documentary)
Himself
 2006 History's Mysteries (TV Series)
Himself
- Ancient Drugs (2006) ... Himself
 2002 Life and Times (TV Series documentary)
Himself
- Wade Davis: The Explorer (2002) ... Himself
 2001 National Geographic Explorer (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Anthropologist: National Geographic Explorer In-Residence
- Beyond the Movie: The Lord of the Rings (2001) ... Himself - Anthropologist: National Geographic Explorer In-Residence
 1992 The Spirit of the Mask (TV Movie documentary)
Host / Narrator

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Other Works:

The Serpent and the Rainbow: A Harvard Scientist Uncovers The Startling Tuth About The Secret World of Haitian Voodoo and Zombis (1985 book) See more »

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Alternate Names:

Dr. Wade Davis
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Personal Quote:

Every culture has something to say. Other cultures aren't failed attempts at being modern, at being you. Each culture is a unique answer to a fundamental challenge: What does it mean to be human and alive? See more »

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Alumni of Brentwood College School in Mill Bay, BC. See more »

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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