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Journey to the Draft is an organic, unscripted, docu-series that follows three college football players, all with promising professional careers. These young men attend different schools across the country and play a variety of positions on the field, but at the end of the day they share one goal:to play in the NFL. The AOL docu-series follows players Leonard Williams, Kevin White and Marcus Peters.
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.
At the London premiere of 'Dallas Buyers Club,' Matthew McConaughey discusses his research into his character, while Jared ...
Leto talks about his Oscar nomination and preparing a speech. (Jan. 30)
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SHOTLIST (including transcript):-Entertainment One1. Trailer clip: "Dallas Buyers Club"AP EntertainmentLondon, 29 Jan. 20142. Close of Matthew McConaughey being interviewed 3. SOUNDBITE (English) Matthew McConaughey/Actor - on reading the diaries of Ron Woodroof:"The diary was from before he had HIV. So what was important about that was I, I got the guy's monologue so then I could go and act and have the dialogue. What I mean by that is, I got what the guy, the socratic dialogue he was having with himself. The lonely nights he was sitting around. The Sunday nights when he was excited about getting an electrician job and going across town and fixing someone's stereo tomorrow. And he'd be up at 6 o'clock, coffee, pressed jacket and the call would never come in. A guy who was charging his batteries for his pager because he was excited about going to work, no one would page him. And slowly through the week you would see him start to drift. Entertainment One4. Trailer clip: "Dallas Buyers Club"AP EntertainmentLondon, 29 Jan. 20145. Wide of Jared Leto being interviewed6. SOUNDBITE (English) Jared Leto/Actor - on what kind of acceptance speech he could give for the Oscars if he won:"I guess you can get classier or filthier depending on your mood. I'll probably err on classy. But you know you go up and speak from the heart, I guess. I'm not, I'm assuming that I'm not going to have the opportunity to go up. That's probably the safe bet if you're going to assume anything. I've gotten an incredible amount of love and support so far, so I'm not counting on anything. I'm just enjoying the day, the moment, being nominated. I'll always have that."Entertainment One7. Trailer clip: "Dallas Buyers Club"