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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.
SHOTLIST: ++USER GENERATED CONTENT: UGC cannot be absolutely verified. This video - shot 1 - has been authenticated based on the following validation checks: ++Video checked by AP London staff against known location and events and content creator spoken to ++Video is consistent with independent AP reporting ++Video cleared for use by all AP clients by content creator Prithvi Pandya ++Mandatory on-screen credit: "Prithvi Pandya" ++Please note: the background music is "Beauty and a Beat": Justin Bieber++London, UK - March 7, 2013Mercury Record Limited -- File - AP CLIENTS ONLYSTORYLINE:POP STAR JUSTIN BIEBER SAYS HE'S FEELING BETTER AFTER FAINTING BACKSTAGE AT A CONCERT IN LONDON THURSDAY NIGHT. Soundbite: Michael Weinfeld/AP Broadcast Entertainment EditorHe started feeling like he couldn't breathe very well. And a video from a fan shows that he stopped dancing, put his hands on head then he bent over and put his hands on his knees catching his breath. He walked over to the end of the stage and then went backstage, where we're told he fainted. HE WENT BACKSTAGE WHERE HE WAS GIVEN OXYGEN AND TOOK A 20-MINUTE BREAK BEFORE FINISHING HIS SET. A SPOKESWOMAN FOR BIEBER SAYS HE WAS RECOVERING AFTER BEING RELEASED FROM THE HOSPITAL FOR A CHECK-UP.IN A TWEET TO MORE THAN 35-MILLION OF HIS FOLLOWERS, BIEBER THANKED FANS FOR HELPING HIM GET THROUGH THE NIGHT.Soundbite: Michael Weinfeld/AP Broadcast Entertainment EditorThe fainting spell might have to do with what happened earlier in the week. He's been under a lot of stress because he's been getting criticized everywhere for, well first he was criticized by his fans for showing up to his concert nearly two hours late. He didn't start until 10:30pm.HE LATER APOLOGIZED AND BLAMED IT ON TECHNICAL ISSUES. LONDON'S O-2 ARENA SAYS FRIDAY NIGHT'S SHOW IS SET TO GO ON AS PLANNED. (****END****)