China: Time of Xi

Broadcaster Discovery Asia-Pacific, CCTV-9 & CCTV-4

3 x 50 for Discovery Asia, CCTV-9, CCTV-4 (First Broadcast 2017)

Hosted by TV producer and designer Danny Forster, biomedical engineer Dr. Jordan Nguyen and anthropologist Mary-Ann Ochota, this series focuses on China and what lies ahead over the next five years.

With unique access and a panel of leading international experts, discover what drives President Xi Jinping, as he maintains the growth of the world’s second largest economy, and what China hopes to offer the world.

A panel of leading experts including former Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd, economist Dambisa Moyo and author Martin Jacques also feature across the series.

Who worked on this project?

John Readman


John Moulson

Producer / Director

James Millar

Producer / Director

James Marson


Liz McLeod

Executive Producer

Tom Hewett