Lawrence Wahba


Lawrence Wahba is the top Brazilian wildlife filmmaker and underwater cameraman. In 20 years of career, he has directed over 60 documentaries or Episodes for TV series aired in up to 160 countries and has produced or hosted over 500 segments for Brazilian TV. He has more than 5000 dives in all Oceans and filmed wildlife in all continents. For seven years he hosted a wildlife segment on “Domingão do Faustão” major TV Globo Sunday variety TV show. In 2011 was host of Discovery Channel’s Shark Week and he is currently hosting a series about his travel diaries at National Geographic Channel. During his filmmaker career, he won some important prizes as Antibes Underwater Film Festival, France, Amazon Film Festival and in 2013 he won the Emmy Award for his work as Director of Photography in the series “Untamed Americas”.