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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.
Julia Stiles stars in "Blue," a web series about a mother with a secret life as a prostitute, and '90s band Big Wreck reunites. ...
Canadian Press reporter David Friend looks at entertainment highlights to spice up your week.
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We're taking a journey back to the 90s with a web series starring actress Julia Stiles and Canadian band who's launching a comeback with a big shiny new tune.Hook in your chain wallets and clip on your pagers, this is the Next Big Thing.Fans of 90s alternative rockers Big Wreck have something to celebrate.After a decade apart, the Canadian band has officially reunited with a new album.Big Wreck was a staple of MuchMusic and rock radio back in the '90s, with their Top 10 hits "The Oaf" and "That Song."Check out their new track Come What May.You can hear Come What May on Big Wreck's album Ghosts, available on disc and for download.If you didn't have a chance to watch the web series Blue when it first premiered on YouTube, the show has found another life here in Canada.Originally a series of shorts, the show has been reworked into longer form episodes, making it easier to watch.Blue stars Julia Stiles as a mother with a secret life as a prostitute.The show focuses on the roles she has to juggle and how they can sometimes dangerously collide.You can catch Blue on the CTV Extend website.If you're in the mood from an action movie this week, the gritty Michael Caine film Harry Brown is worth a look.Released four years ago, Harry Brown stars Caine as marine veteran who becomes frustrated with the legal system after his friend is murdered by a young gang.Deciding to take the law into his own hands, he emerges from retirement to seek vengeance.A brutally violent film, Harry Brown stands out for Caine's solid performance and a sentiment that will connect with many viewers.You can watch Harry Brown this month on Crackle.com