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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.
Go behind the scenes with some of the biggest digital celebrities to see what life is like when the blogging and tweeting stops.
Eric Moro: Hey guys! Eric and Jim here. We’re going to be providing you with a rewind theater trailer commentary for the new A-Team trailer. And the first thing that has to be said is it looks like Fox is going to the Avatar school of trailer cutting.
Jim Vejvoda: Yeah, a lot more narrative this time, a lot more dramatic kind of character development. It certainly starts off on a dark note to see them in their army dress uniforms getting all the way to prison.
Eric Moro: Yeah, that was always just reference with like B-Roll Footage and narration in the actual TV series but here, we actually see it.
Jim Vejvoda: Nice little nod there to Hannibal’s love of cigars.
Eric Moro: Yeah, definitely.
Jim Vejvoda: In a hollowed up book and now we see how they escaped but you’ll notice, we don’t see Murdock there.
Eric Moro: Yeah, we only see three of them. Face, Hannibal, and BA. I’m going to go back real quick to this guy right here. This is our first shot of Patrick Wilson.
Jim Vejvoda: Yeah, he plays Col. Lynch who in the original series was a guy that was sent after the A-Team, so that’s a nice nod to a small character from the original show.
Eric Moro: Yeah, and what we’re theorizing here is that he may actually be a part of the bad guys if you will in the film.
Jim Vejvoda: Yeah, one of the guys in on framing them.
Eric Moro: Exactly because what we discover is obviously they were framed for a crime they did not commit but their first mission if you will is actually clearing their names and seeking revenge against the guys that did this.
Jim Vejvoda: Yeah, it’s not being hired to help some of the little men, you know.
Eric Moro: Exactly. Even though we covered this in the teaser trailer, I’m going to go back “Pity” and “Fool” tattooed on his hands. We also get a shot here of a face. We have no idea what he’s doing in his bathrobe in this desert setting but he gives us a sense that he’s — [Audio cut]