Danny Dyer: How to Be a Man Part 2, 17 April 2024, Channel 4

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In the second episode of Danny Dyer’s thought-provoking series, the focus shifts to the future of masculinity and how men can evolve their understanding of it. This episode, airing on Channel 4 on Wednesday 17 April, sees Danny travel across Britain, meeting individuals who challenge traditional gender norms and offer insights into male psychology.

Danny begins his journey in Newcastle, where he meets stay-at-home dads who have taken on the primary caregiver role, a choice that was once considered unconventional. He then travels to Brighton to meet with a sex therapist, gaining a deeper understanding of male sexuality and relationships. Along the way, he also catches up with DJ Woody Cook, who offers a unique perspective on modern masculinity.

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The episode delves into the mental health crisis among men, with Danny visiting Sunderland University to meet with psychologists who are studying male psychology and working to find solutions to the alarming rates of mental health issues and suicide among men in Britain. This segment highlights the importance of addressing these issues and provides a platform for open discussion.

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The episode concludes with an emotional visit to a Jungian men’s retreat, where Danny joins a group of men who are navigating their own masculinity and searching for a happier future. This retreat provides an alternative form of therapy, offering a safe space for men to explore their emotions and identities.

Danny Dyer: How to Be a Man airs on Channel 4 at 10.00 pm on Wednesday 17 April 2024.

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