Authentic voices. Remarkable stories. AOL On Originals showcase the passions that make the world a more interesting place.
The story of punk rock singer Laura Jane Grace of Against Me! who came out as a woman in 2012, and other members of the trans community whose experiences are woefully underrepresented and misunderstood in the media.
Documentary shorts conceived of and directed by famous actors. Jeff Garlin, Katie Holmes, Alia Shawkat, Judy Greer, and James Purefoy
Park Bench is a new kind of "talking show" straight from the mind of born and bred New Yorker and host, Steve Buscemi.
Digital influencer Justine Ezarik (iJustine) is back. After covering the world of wearable tech last season, iJustine is expanding her coverage this year by profiling the hottest tech trends across the country.
Enter the graceful but competitive world of ballet through the eyes of executive producer, Sarah Jessica Parker. This behind-the-scenes docudrama reveals what it takes to perform on the ultimate stage, the New York City Ballet. Catch NYCB on stage at Lincoln Center.
Nicole Richie brings her unfiltered sense of humor and unique perspective to life in a new series based on her irreverent twitter feed. The show follows the outspoken celebrity as she shares her perspective on style, parenting, relationships and her journey to adulthood.
Explore what it means to be human as we rush head first into the future through the eyes, creativity, and mind of Tiffany Shlain, acclaimed filmmaker and speaker, founder of The Webby Awards, mother, constant pusher of boundaries and one of Newsweek’s “women shaping the 21st Century.”
Gwyneth Paltrow and Tracy Anderson spend time with women who've overcome hardship, injury, and setbacks to triumph in the face of adversity.
Hank Azaria’s touching, humorous, and often enlightening journey from a man who is not even sure he wants to have kids, to a father going through the joys, trials and tribulations of being a dad.
ACTING DISRUPTIVE takes viewers inside the businesses and passion projects of Hollywood’s top celebrities.
Follow Scott Schuman, the Sartorialist, from the streets of NYC to the capitals of Europe on his quest to photograph and document the best in culture and fashion.
Go behind-the-scenes with racing's hottest, young talent, 17-year-old Dylan Kwasniewski, as he aspires to make it in the #1 motorsport in America – NASCAR
Richard Gear this is your first day kid, today when it gets hit, day after that is a part of it, you got 20 years of days.
Host: From the director of Training day come his latest gritty drama Brooklyn’s finest staring Ethan Hawk, Richard Gear, Wesley Snipes, and Don Cheadle. It’s based on the projects of the fame New York borough.
Ethan Hawk It’s about Brooklyn it’s about good guys and bad guys the light and the dark and it’s about a time and a place and it makes you fell like your gonna making a portrait of humanity.
Host: That portrait of humanity takes shape in the form of three police officers that struggle to control the streets of the inner city and how their personal lives and life choices are affected by the environment.
Wesley Snipes the struggle of living in an environment with a lot of circumstances that put pressures on you that make you do things that you would normally do or test your morality and your humanity as well.
Host: Playing a cop who’s about to retire Richard Gear was attracted to the role because of how human the characters are and how real their pain is.
Richard Gear Subtle, the inner play amongst men, the kind of self loathing that comes along with this territory of cops, Ex-service men, men that have killed or hurt people are constantly in danger and a kind of tender heart that’s the center of it all. I mean all these characters are very real.
Host: Using his experience bringing the tough streets of Los Angeles to life in Training Day, director Antoine Fuqua has turned it up a notch to give New York the same treatment.
Wesley Snipes He’s an intense guy you know that’s why his movies are so intense