Authentic voices. Remarkable stories. AOL On Originals showcase the passions that make the world a more interesting place.
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.
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.”
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.
Digital influencer Justine Ezarik (iJustine) is back. After covering the world of wearable tech last season, iJustine is expanding her coverage this year by profiling the hottest tech trends across the country.
Documentary shorts conceived of and directed by famous actors. Jeff Garlin, Katie Holmes, Alia Shawkat, Judy Greer, and James Purefoy
A 12 episode documentary series following 5 startup companies competing in the 2013 San Francisco TechCrunch Disrupt Startup Battlefield as they fine tune their products and eventually present in front of a panel of judges in hopes of winning $50,000 in funding.
Gwyneth Paltrow and Tracy Anderson spend time with women who've overcome hardship, injury, and setbacks to triumph in the face of adversity.
At least 24 people were killed and 271 others injured when several underground gas explosions ripped through Taiwan's second-largest ...
city overnight, hurling concrete through the air and blasting long trenches in the streets. (July 31)
Tags:ap,AP News,Associated Press,taiwan explosion,taiwan explosion death toll,taiwan explosion injured 271,taiwan gas explosion,Jiang Yi-huah
Grab video code:
SHOTLIST:TVBS - NO ACCESS TAIWAN AND ATV HONG KONG Kaohsiung, Taiwan - August 1, 20141. Zoom into large flames caused by underground gas leak2. People running away from the fire 3. Fire on the street with people in the background4. Rescue team members searching for survivors under debris 5. Various of victims among debris (it is not clear if they are injured or dead)6. Police officers at the scene7. Car flipped over on the road8. Damaged road 9. Pan of damaged road10. Tilt up from damaged road to people at the scene11. Firefighters checking injured victim in car12. Zoom into motorcycle in the middle of the destroyed roadway13. Damaged cars and debris14. Injured victim on stretcher15. Victim on stretcher (++face obscured at source++)16. More of victims on stretchers being carried away from the explosion site17. Flames in the middle of the road, following the explosionSTORYLINE: Twenty-two people died and 270 were injured on Thursday night by a series of underground gas explosions on the streets of Taiwan's second largest city, authorities said.Taiwan's Premier Jiang Yi-huah said at least five blasts shook the streets of Kaohsiung, a southwestern port city of 2.8 (m) million.A large fire was burning in the middle of a street following the explosions, with smoke rising into the night sky. The National Fire Agency said four firefighters were among the dead. Power was cut off in the area, making it difficult for firefighters to search for others who might be buried in rubble.The force of the blasts felled trees lining the street. The source of the leak had not yet been located.