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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.
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.
The last time Sony and Microsoft came out with new video game consoles, there was no iPad and the iPhone was months away. ...
The landscape has changed. Can consoles compete? (Nov. 14)
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SHOTLISTAP Television - AP Television Clients OnlyNovember 12, 2013 - New York.1. Wide, sidewalk2. Pan, PlayStation 4 consoles3. Medium, PlayStation 4 4. SOUNDBITE (English) Nick Accordino, Associate Producer, Knack:5. Medium, screen showing "Knack" footageAP Television - AP Television Clients OnlyOctober 28, 2013 - San Francisco, California.6. Close, Xbox One console 7. Medium, girls playing "Just Dance 2014" 8. SOUNDBITE (English) Dave McCarthy, GM - Microsoft StudiosAmazon VNR - AP Television Clients OnlyRecent, Location unknown9. Close, Playstation packed in boxesAP Television - AP Television Clients OnlyNovember 14, 2013 - New York10. SOUNDBITE (English) Barbara Ortutay, AP Technology Writer:AP Television - AP Television Clients OnlyOctober, 2013 - San Francisco, California.11. Various, iPhonesAP Television - AP Television Clients OnlyOctober 28, 2013 - San Francisco, California.12. Close, Xbox One eventVOICE-OVERWITH THE HOLIDAYS FAST APPROACHING, THE NEWEST AND FASTEST GAMING CONSOLES ARE HITTING THE MARKET. SONY IS LEADING THE CHARGE WITH THE PLAYSTATION 4, A SOUPED-UP, SUPERCHARGED UPDATE BOASTING A HOST OF CUTTING-EDGE ENHANCEMENTS.SOUNDBITE (English) Nick Accordino, Associate Producer, Knack:"The PlayStation 4 helps us with all those particle effects because we have a lot of things being rendered at once and keeping the action very smooth is something that the raw horsepower of the PS4 definitely helps with."SMOOTHER AND MORE REALISTIC GRAPHICS ARE JUST PART OF THE ENHANCEMENTS.MICROSOFT'S XBOX ONE IS LITERALLY LOOKING OUTSIDE THE BOX. MOTION DETECTORS AND CAMERAS SCAN THE PLAYER TO ALTER THE GAMING EXPERIENCE.SOUNDBITE (English) Dave McCarthy, GM - Microsoft Studios"We can tell where your muscle force is, where your weight transfer is. We can even go down to the level of reading your heart rate by looking at micro-fluctuations of blood flow in the face."THE GAMING INDUSTRY IS HOPING THIS HOLIDAY SEASON WILL BE A BLOCKBUSTER. WAREHOUSES ARE STOCKED, AWAITING ORDERS TO SHIP.SOUNDBITE (English) Barbara Ortutay, AP Technology Writer:"Consoles are expected to be in brisk demand around the holidays. Sony expects to sell 5 million PS4s by the end of its fiscal year in March. Microsoft declined to give an outlook for the Xbox One, but analysts say demand should be comparable."KEEPING GAMERS TETHERED TO THE LIVING ROOM IN AN INCREASINGLY MOBILE COULD BE THE BIGGEST BATTLE YET. THE LAST TIME THESE CONSOLES WERE UPDATED IN 2006, SMARTPHONES BARELY EXISTED. WARREN LEVINSON, ASSOCIATED PRESS