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Connected features the personal stories of six New Yorkers woven together into one of the most intimate series ever. This groundbreaking show changes the nature of storytelling by giving each character a camera to document their lives. The result is a unique format revealing as different as everyone appears to be, we are all universally Connected.
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Jews and Money. Asian Drivers. Polish IQ. CPT… that's racist! But where do these stereotypes come from? Comedian Mike Epps explores the backstories of this humor and how history and fact often distorts into a snide – but sometimes funny – shorthand.
"INSPIRED" features celebrities, visionaries and some of the biggest newsmakers of our generation, recounting the stories behind their biggest, life-changing moments of inspiration.
In a compelling series of verite encounters, Win Win provides unique access into the minds and lives of the world’s most-celebrated entrepreneurs and athletes.
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.”
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.
Comedy is hard, but teaching comedy to children is hilariously difficult. Kevin Nealon is giving the challenge to some world-famous comedians. As these young minds meet with comedy’s best, get ready to learn some valuable comedy lessons, and to laugh!
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.
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.
Executive produced by Zoe Saldana (who will be the subject of one episode), a celebrity travels back to their hometown to pay tribute to the one person from their past (before they were famous) who helped change their life by giving them an over-the-top, heart-felt surprise.
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.
Park Bench is a new kind of "talking show" straight from the mind of born and bred New Yorker and host, Steve Buscemi.
DURATION: 1:07-----------------------------------------SHOTLIST:AP Television -- AP clients Only Quetta, Pakistan - Feb. 16, 20131. Injured woman being stretchered into hospital ward2. Bodies of victims, covered with sheets and blankets, laid out on floor, officials, rescue workers and relatives looking at them3. Bodies covered in sheets on hospital beds4. Various of bodies of victims, covered with sheets and blankets, laid out on floor, officials, rescue workers and others looking at them5. SOUNDBITE: Hussain Ali/Victim's Relative (Transcript Below)GEO News -- Courtesy -- No Access Pakistan - AP Clients OnlyQuetta, Pakistan -- Feb. 16, 20136. Various of People searching through rubble on ground following attackAP Television -- AP clients Only Quetta, Pakistan - Feb. 16, 20137. Relatives, security officials in hospital corridor8. Man overcome with emotion being urged to move away from hospital corridor by paramilitary soldiers GEO News -- Courtesy -- No Access Pakistan - AP Clients OnlyQuetta, Pakistan -- Feb. 16, 20139. Various of People searching through rubble on ground following attackAP Television -- AP clients Only Quetta, Pakistan - Feb. 16, 201310. Victims relatives rushing to hospital VOICE-OVER SCRIPT:DOZENS ARE DEAD....AND MANY MORE HAVE BEEN INJURED...AFTER A BOMB HIDDEN IN A WATER TANK.....EXPLODED IN A VEGETABLE MARKET IN SOUTHWESTERN PAKISTAN.THE BLAST OCCURRED IN A MOSTLY -SHIITE NEIGHBORHOOD.A LOCAL TELEVISION STATION REPORTED THAT A SUNNI EXTREMIST GROUP THAT HAD TARGETED MINORITY SHIITES IN THE PAST....CALLED IN TO CLAIM RESPONSIBILITY.SOUNDBITE (English) Hussain Ali, lost relative in bombing: It happened, like, I was there, you know, I did rush for helping. But there's too many people dead and too many people injured. PAKISTANI TELEVISION SHOWED IMAGES OF VOLUNTEERS AND OTHERS COMBING THROUGH RUBBLE....SEARCHING FOR THE DEAD AND INJURED.INSIDE A LOCAL HOSPITAL......A SCENE OF CHAOS......AS MEN IN UNIFORM TRIED TO MAINTAIN ORDER.SATURDAY'S ATTACK WAS THE WORST IN THIS CITY SINCE A SERIES OF BOMBINGS KILLED 86 PEOPLE....MOSTLY MINORITY SHIITES.THAT ATTACK LED TO PROTESTS THAT TOPPLED THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT.THE CITY'S POLICE CHIEF SAID THAT NOT ONLY DID SATURDAY'S BLAST DESTROY SHOPS IN THE NEIGHBORHOOD....BUT ALSO CAUSED A TWO STORY BUILDING TO COLLAPSE.SIGOUT - Name/Associated Press