30 Days features a diverse group of participants, each given the opportunity to experience life as a radically different person for one month as they investigate first-hand a world antithetical to their own, comfortable existence. Each installment of 30 Days examines a very different subject and is hosted by Morgan Spurlock, director and star of the critically-acclaimed documentary "Super-Size Me". In the first show, Spurlock is also a participant, turning the cameras on himself and his fiancée as part of a larger social analysis.
The series explores topical issues, from the struggle of the working poor to the dangers of binge drinking. 30 Days also conducts fascinating experiments, such as living without electricity and undergoing an anti-aging regime. What happens on screen is a microcosm for many beliefs that are held and many behaviors that are repeated consistently across the country. As the 30 Days participants learns about others, viewers will learn more about themselves.... Read more.