Authentic voices. Remarkable stories. AOL On Originals showcase the passions that make the world a more interesting place.
Gwyneth Paltrow and Tracy Anderson spend time with women who've overcome hardship, injury, and setbacks to triumph in the face of adversity. We'll hear their inspiring stories firsthand, whether fighting back from a career-ending injury or transforming their lives and bodies through diet and exercise.
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.
The Future Of Us is a powerful original series from television personality, futurist, filmmaker and techno-philosopher, Jason Silva. In this series, Silva shares his excitement around recent discoveries and inventions.
ACTING DISRUPTIVE takes viewers inside the businesses and passion projects of Hollywood’s top celebrities.
They say every picture tells a story and AOL On's new original series My Ink proves it. Travel along as some of the world's greatest athletes bring their tattoos to life through exclusive interviews and visits to their favorite tattoo parlors.
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.”
Discover crowdfunded small business success stories with author, comedian, and entrepreneur Baratunde Thurston.
Go behind-the-scenes with racing's hottest, young talent, 17-year-old Dylan Kwasniewski, as he aspires to make it in the #1 motorsport in America – NASCAR
Follow Scott Schuman, the Sartorialist, from the streets of NYC to the capitals of Europe on his quest to photograph and document the best in culture and fashion.
Iconic potter, designer, author and personality Jonathan Adler shares his unique perspective on creativity. Showcasing the inspiration Jonathan finds in the most unlikely people and places, Inspiration Point will add style, craft and joy to your life.
Serving Innovation gives a fresh look into the stories and passions that motivate some of the most innovative tastemakers in America.
A documentary directed by Alex Winter exploring the Napster downloading revolution; the kids who created it, the bands and businesses that were affected and its impact on the world at large.
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.
SHOTLIST:POOL - AP CLIENTS ONLY Pontiac, Michigan - March 19, 20131. Medium of Sandra Layne in court as jury announces its verdictAP - AP CLIENTS ONLYPontiac, Michigan - March 19, 20132. SOUNDBITE (English): Paul Walton, Prosecutor:"There was no self-defense. She went up there with a gun. She went up there to confront him. She went up there to prevent him from leaving. It's clear murder, and that's what the jury found."POOL - AP CLIENTS ONLYPontiac, Michigan - March 19, 20133. Medium of Sandra Layne in court as jury announces its verdictAP - AP CLIENTS ONLYPontiac, Michigan - March 19, 20134. SOUNDBITE (English): Jerome Sabbota, Defense Lawyer:"I've been saying it all along, we can't do anything that she hasn't already done to herself. Really, because she punishes herself every day. The legal system does what the legal system does. The jury felt that it wasn't appropriate self-defense. They felt that obviously it wasn't premeditated, because they found her guilty of second-degree murder."POOL - AP CLIENTS ONLYPontiac, Michigan - March 19, 20135. Medium of family members reacting to verdict in courtAP - AP CLIENTS ONLY Pontiac, Michigan - March 19, 20136. SOUNDBITE (English): Jennifer Hoffman, Defendant's Daughter, Victim's Mother:"Pretty torn. It's really hard to comprehend that your own mother could do something like this to your own child. I just know that my son is in heaven, and that's a place that she'll never see."POOL - AP CLIENTS ONLYPontiac, Michigan - March 19, 20137. Medium of Sandra Layne in court as jury announces its verdictAP - AP CLIENTS ONLY Pontiac, Michigan - March 19, 2013SOUNDBITE (English): Michael Hoffman, Victim's Father:"She was always a thorn in my side to be very honest. She was very difficult, very meddlesome, very controlling, and I never liked her." POOL - AP CLIENTS ONLYPontiac, Michigan - March 19, 20138. Family members react to verdict in courtSTORYLINE:A suburban Detroit grandmother was convicted Tuesday of second-degree murder for killing her teenage grandson last spring, as jurors rejected her claim that she shot him six times in self-defense. Sandra Layne, 75, cried quietly when she heard the verdict, which was delivered during the first full day of jury deliberations. She was also convicted of using a firearm during a felony and likely faces at least 14 years in prison.(****END****)