Authentic voices. Remarkable stories. AOL On Originals showcase the passions that make the world a more interesting place.
James Franco loves movies. He loves watching them, acting in them, directing them, and even writing them. And now, he’s going to take some of his favorite movie scenes from the most famous films of all time, and re-imagine them in ways that only James can.
Go behind the scenes with some of the biggest digital celebrities to see what life is like when the blogging and tweeting stops.
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.
A 12 episode documentary series following 5 startup companies competing in the 2013 San Francisco TechCrunch Disrupt Startup Battlefield as they fine tune their products and eventually present in front of a panel of judges in hopes of winning $50,000 in funding.
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.
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(SOUNDBITE) (English) REUTERS REPORTER, JON GORDON, SAYING: "Just how tricky is it to run a budget airline in Asia? Well, this Wednesday (July 23) we get an update with results from..." Singapore's Tiger Airways due out. The low-cost carrier shut down its Indonesia joint venture earlier this year as pricing pressure led to losses. That hasn't yet lifted the firms' shares off the runway though - down about 13 percent for 2014 year to date. Bad news for its largest shareholder Singapore Airlines. Over to Australia, the mining sector isn't having it much easier either. BHP Billiton announces its quarterly production results Wednesday, which will reveal how deteriorating iron ore prices, down nearly 30 percent this year so far, are affecting the mining giant's operations and plans. BHP's low production costs should shield it from the pain felt by smaller producers, at least in the short term, but the question is for how long? Finally on the economic front, it's Singapore and Australia again, with inflation data due out from both. The consensus forecasts here, a relatively cool 2.4 percent for June in the Lion City, while Australia should heat up to 3.1 percent for Q2 which would be the highest reading since end 2011. ENDS