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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.
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Park Bench is a new kind of "talking show" straight from the mind of born and bred New Yorker and host, Steve Buscemi.
Kevin Durant scored 17 of his 36 points in the fourth quarter, Russell Westbrook added 27 points, and the Oklahoma City Thunder ...
rallied to beat the Miami Heat 105-94 on Tuesday night in Game 1 of the NBA Finals. (June 13)
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[Notes:VO -- LOCATION -- OKLAHOMA CITY / NBA ENTERTAINMENT -- JUNE 12][SOT/:SCOTT BROOKS / THUNDER COACH]I thought we showed a lot of toughness in that second half....battling...and fighting for every possession....give our guys credit...they did a great job of competing in the second half....i thought in the first half....they made some tough shots....six threes.....there's difference of guarding a guy...and feeling him...in the second half they were feeling us...we have to continue to play that way...it was a good win....we have great fans ...really cheered us on...gave us great energy in the second half...we won one game...first game...thankful we won the game....we played with a lot of good energy in the second half.[Notes:SOT --ERIK SPOELSTRA / HEAT COACH]this one is behind us....now....we had an opportunity going into the fourth quarter...we were thinking we were putting ourselves in a position to win....then they just went away....that's what they do....they keep on coming....they were relentless....they beat us at their game....beat us in a game that's similar to us....when we're playing well.....we'll regroup...and gather ourselves for a long series and the next one."(****END****) VIDEO PRODUCER: ned barker---------------------------VIDEO SOURCE: nba entertainment-----------------------VIDEO APPROVAL: bob mccall----------------------------VIDEO RESTRICTIONS: courtesy ----------------------------------MARKET EMBARGO (S): none--------------------------------SCRIPT/WIRE SOURCE: s0694BC-BKN--NBA Finals,139