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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.
Wake up to your world in 2 minutes.
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.
SHOTLIST: AP TELEVISION - AP CLIENTS ONLY Peahi, Hawaii - 16 July 2014 1. Wide of ocean MAUI POLICE DEP'T HANDOUT - AP CLIENTS ONLY No Date Given - No Location Given 2. STILL image of file photo of Carly "Charli" Scott released by the Maui Police Department AP TELEVISION - AP CLIENTS ONLY Peahi, Hawaii - 16 July 2014 3. Mid of field near ocean COURT POOL - AP CLIENTS ONLY Wailuku, Hawaii - 15 July 2014 4. Suspect Steven Capobianco entering courtroom. 5. Various of Capobianco in court AP TELEVISION - AP CLIENTS ONLY Makawao, Hawaii - 16 July 2014 6. SOUNDBITE: Kimberlyn Scott, mother of victim Carly "Charli" Scott (see transcript) COURT POOL - AP CLIENTS ONLYWailuku, Hawaii - 15 July 2014 7. Various of Kimberlyn Scott in court AP TELEVISION - AP CLIENTS ONLY Makawao, Hawaii - 16 July 2014 8. SOUNDBITE: Kimberlyn Scott, mother of victim Carly "Charli" Scott (see transcript) COURT POOL - AP CLIENTS ONLYWailuku, Hawaii - 15 July 2014 9. Various of Kimberlyn Scott and Steven Capobianco in court VOICEOVER: NEW INFORMATION COMING TO LIGHT IN THE DISAPPEARANCE OF A PREGNANT WOMAN IN HAWAII.JUST DAYS AFTER CARLY SCOTT WENT MISSING IN FEBRUARY... FAMILY AND VOLUNTEERS FOUND THE 27-YEAR-OLD'S CLOTHES NEAR A HIGHWAY ON MAUI'S EAST COAST... INVESTIGATORS LATER RECOVERED A JAWBONE THOUGHT TO BE HERS.A BREAK IN THE CASE THAT LED TO AUTHORITIES TO CHARGE HER EX-BOYFRIEND STEVEN CAPOBIANCO WITH HER MURDER. CAPOBIANCO THOUGHT TO BE THE FATHER. HE WAS ARRAIGNED THIS WEEK... AND PLEADED NOT GUILTY TO MURDER CHARGES. HE'S ALSO ACCUSED OF BURNING UP HER S-U-V TO COVER UP THE CRIME. EVEN SCOTT'S FAMILY WAS RELUCTANT TO BELIEVE CAPOBIANCO COULD BE HER KILLER. SOUNDBITE: Kimberlyn Scott, Scott's Mother: "For me, personally, it took a while, and I have only recently come to the conclusion that it was Steven."SCOTT'S MOTHER DESCRIBING THE CHALLENGE OF SEEING HER DAUGHTERS' ACCUSED KILLER IN COURT THIS WEEK... SOUNDBITE: Kimberlyn Scott, Scott's Mother: "Trying to keep my expression plain the first time I saw him was really hard and I cried. And I don't like him to see me cry. I don't think it moves him, I don't think it does any good."SCOTT SAYS HER NEXT PRIORITY IS TO FIND HER DAUGHTER'S BODY... SHE'S ALSO PUSHING TO MAKE KILLING A FETUS A CRIME IN HAWAII. PADMANANDA RAMA, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS