About the show

Journalist Kinga Philipps and filmmaker J.J. Kelley investigate the most-fascinating missing person cases on the planet. At each harrowing location, the intrepid explorers speak to locals, witnesses and experts in hard-hitting interrogations. They follow the evidence trail no matter where it goes, putting themselves in heart-pounding situations that test their limits.

Lost in the Wild - Video Highlights

Lured into the Jungle

Kinga and J.J. investigate a young man who disappeared into the jungle.

Meet the Hosts

J.J. Kelley

J.J. Kelley is an Emmy-nominated filmmaker, producer, director and explorer focusing on issues of conservation and wildlife crime. His documentaries have been featured on the cover of National Geographic Magazine three times and he has served as a producer and correspondent for National Geographic’s “Explorer” series, where he led countless expeditions. An avid adventurer, Kelley is an Appalachian Trail Thru-hiker, has paddled from Alaska to Seattle... Read more about J.J.

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Kinga Philipps

Kinga Philipps is a veteran journalist, writer, producer and travel expert. Born in Warsaw, Poland, Philipps grew up in a family of explorers and adventurers. Philipps began her career as an on-air correspondent for the Emmy Award-winning Current TV and went on to co-host and produce a variety of travel-adventure series for SyFy, National Geographic and EPIX. She has traveled the world reporting on intense subjects like police corruption in Mexico, gangs in... Read more about Kinga.

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Season 1, Episode 2

Amazon's Atlantis

J.J. Kelley and Kinga Philipps head into the heart of the Amazon to follow in the footsteps of three adventurers who went missing while in search of the fabled lost city of Akakor. An enigmatic tour guide may be the key to solving the decades-old mystery.

Monday
Jan 6
3am | 2c
Season 1, Episode 1

Secrets to Die For

Kinga Philipps and J.J. Kelley investigate the disappearances of two men who eerily vanished in the mountains above Silver Plume, Colorado, mere months apart in the 1980s. Psychic medium Cindy Kaza joins the case with a chilling alternative theory.

Sunday
Jan 12
11pm | 10c
Season 1, Episode 1

Secrets to Die For

Kinga Philipps and J.J. Kelley investigate the disappearances of two men who eerily vanished in the mountains above Silver Plume, Colorado, mere months apart in the 1980s. Psychic medium Cindy Kaza joins the case with a chilling alternative theory.

Monday
Jan 13
3am | 2c
Season 1, Episode 5

Murder in Shangri-La

Kinga Philipps and J.J. Kelley investigate the 2016 disappearance of a social media star who ventured into northern India's fabled Valley of Death on a spiritual quest and never returned.

Sunday
Jan 19
11pm | 10c
Season 1, Episode 5

Murder in Shangri-La

Kinga Philipps and J.J. Kelley investigate the 2016 disappearance of a social media star who ventured into northern India's fabled Valley of Death on a spiritual quest and never returned.

Monday
Jan 20
3am | 2c
Season 1, Episode 4

Cursed Paradise

J.J. Kelley and Kinga Philipps head to a remote island in the Galapagos to uncover how and why an Austrian baroness and her lover disappeared in 1934. Cryptic photographs found near a dead body almost a century ago may provide new clues in the case.

Sunday
Jan 26
11pm | 10c
Season 1, Episode 4

Cursed Paradise

J.J. Kelley and Kinga Philipps head to a remote island in the Galapagos to uncover how and why an Austrian baroness and her lover disappeared in 1934. Cryptic photographs found near a dead body almost a century ago may provide new clues in the case.

Monday
Jan 27
3am | 2c
Season 1, Episode 7

Invisible Empire

Kinga Philipps and J. J. Kelley journey to Malaysia to solve the case of a long-distance runner who disappeared in 2019. Foul play is suspected, but many locals believe the man vanished into a secret realm ruled by invisible beings.

Sunday
Feb 2
11pm | 10c
Season 1, Episode 7

Invisible Empire

Kinga Philipps and J. J. Kelley journey to Malaysia to solve the case of a long-distance runner who disappeared in 2019. Foul play is suspected, but many locals believe the man vanished into a secret realm ruled by invisible beings.

Monday
Feb 3
3am | 2c
Season 1, Episode 6

Africa's Cursed Mountain

J.J. Kelley and Kinga Philipps investigate the 2014 disappearance of a man on Zimbabwe's fabled -- and feared -- Mount Nyangani. Did he intentionally disappear, or was he swallowed up by a mountain where vengeful spirits roam?

Sunday
Feb 9
11pm | 10c
Season 1, Episode 6

Africa's Cursed Mountain

J.J. Kelley and Kinga Philipps investigate the 2014 disappearance of a man on Zimbabwe's fabled -- and feared -- Mount Nyangani. Did he intentionally disappear, or was he swallowed up by a mountain where vengeful spirits roam?

Monday
Feb 10
3am | 2c
Season 1, Episode 8

Evil Woods

J.J. Kelley and King Philipps venture to the Philippines to investigate the disappearance of a man said to have been lured into a vast forest by shadowy forces that defy description.

Sunday
Feb 16
11pm | 10c
Season 1, Episode 8

Evil Woods

J.J. Kelley and King Philipps venture to the Philippines to investigate the disappearance of a man said to have been lured into a vast forest by shadowy forces that defy description.

Monday
Feb 17
3am | 2c