Authentic voices. Remarkable stories. AOL On Originals showcase the passions that make the world a more interesting place.
Journey to the Draft is an organic, unscripted, docu-series that follows three college football players, all with promising professional careers. These young men attend different schools across the country and play a variety of positions on the field, but at the end of the day they share one goal:to play in the NFL. The AOL docu-series follows players Leonard Williams, Kevin White and Marcus Peters.
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.
Thousands of people gathered in Tel Aviv for a peace rally on Saturday evening, calling for an end to Israel's military campaign ...
in Gaza. (July 26)
Tags:ap,AP News,Associated Press,benjamin netanyahu,israel military,israeli prime minister
Grab video code:
SHOTLIST:AP TELEVISION - AP CLIENTS ONLYTel Aviv, Israel - July 26, 2014++PARTIALLY COVERED++1. SOUNDBITE: (English) Naama Price, protester:"We're protesting against military...the thing that is going in Gaza. We think there is always a chance for a diplomatic solution, not a violent solution. We cry for the killing, for the children in Gaza. We cry for the soldiers here that are killing. I see it for nothing. It feels like something that repeats itself."2. Pan of protesters gathered for peace rally 3. Various of protesters holding placards and chanting, ++PARTIALLY COVERED++4. SOUNDBITE: (English) Yael, protester:"I think that in order for all of us here in Israel and in Palestine to be safe we really need something else; without the siege, without the occupation, with co-existence." 5. Protesters standing with placards that read (English) "Free Palestine" and "Lift the Siege"6. Protester chanting into megaphone, UPSOUND (Hebrew) "Enough, we're fed up with Bibi (referring to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu) and Hamas"7. Tilt up of protester lighting candlesSTORYLINE:Thousands of people gathered in Tel Aviv for a peace rally on Saturday evening, calling for an end to Israel's military campaign in Gaza. Protesters chanted anti-war slogans and lit candles to protest against the war that has killed more than 1,000 Palestinians, mainly civilians, and wounded more than 6,000 over the past 19 days, according to a Palestinian health official. Meanwhile, Hamas said it fired five rockets at Israel late on Saturday after rejecting Israel's offer to extend a 12-hour humanitarian ceasefire by four hours, casting new doubt on international efforts to broker an end to the fighting.Israel has lost 42 soldiers and two civilians, and a Thai worker also has been killed.Israel launched a major air campaign in Gaza on 8 July, and later sent ground troops into the Hamas-ruled territory in an operation it said was aimed at halting Palestinian rocket fire and destroying cross-border tunnels it views as a threat.