HBO said today that Season 5 of Vice will premiere at 11 PM Friday, February 24. Hosted by Vice Media founder Shane Smith, the newsmagazine’s new season will feature 30 episodes, up from 18 last year.

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Vice correspondents travel the world to investigate stories that aren’t being told. Reporting on the world’s most pressing issues, the series uses an immersive documentary approach to bring a unique perspective to the events shaping our future.

Vice is executive produced by Bill Maher, Smith, Eddy Moretti and Josh Tyrangiel. Tim Clancy and Jonah Kaplanare co-co-executive producers, and Fareed Zakaria is a consulting producer.