Authentic voices. Remarkable stories. AOL On Originals showcase the passions that make the world a more interesting place.
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.
ACTING DISRUPTIVE takes viewers inside the businesses and passion projects of Hollywood’s top celebrities.
(SOUNDBITE) (English) REUTERS REPORTER, TARA JOSEPH, SAYING: "Japan's economy will be front and center on Thursday (May 15) with first quarter economic growth figures out bright and early." The world's number three economy likely grew at its fastest pace in a year from January to March supported by consumers rushing to spend before a sales-tax increase - the first in more than a decade. On the downside, persistent weak demand for exports could dent the data. Three-wheeled vehicles and motorbikes from India in the spotlight with Bajaj Auto expected to report fourth quarter earnings. Analysts are cautiously optimistic on Bajaj. The firm is starting to post strong sales in overseas markets such as Africa. The world's largest three-wheeled vehicle maker is expected to report a slight increase in fourth quarter profit, though it's fighting for market share with rivals such as Honda. And finally art dealers will be showing off their wares in Hong Kong as Art Basel opens for the second year. The city has been flourishing as an arts hub with dealers and auction houses seeking to sell into China's growing wealth and appetite for fine art. (SOUNDBITE) (English) REUTERS REPORTER, TARA JOSEPH, SAYING: "The question hangs as to whether China's slowing economy will dull demand for expensive paintings. " ENDS