Authentic voices. Remarkable stories. AOL On Originals showcase the passions that make the world a more interesting place.
Hank Azaria’s touching, humorous, and often enlightening journey from a man who is not even sure he wants to have kids, to a father going through the joys, trials and tribulations of being a dad.
Gwyneth Paltrow and Tracy Anderson spend time with women who've overcome hardship, injury, and setbacks to triumph in the face of adversity.
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.
ACTING DISRUPTIVE takes viewers inside the businesses and passion projects of Hollywood’s top celebrities.
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.”
They say every picture tells a story and AOL On's new original series My Ink proves it. Travel along as some of the world's greatest athletes bring their tattoos to life through exclusive interviews and visits to their favorite tattoo parlors.
Discover crowdfunded small business success stories with author, comedian, and entrepreneur Baratunde Thurston.
Go behind-the-scenes with racing's hottest, young talent, 17-year-old Dylan Kwasniewski, as he aspires to make it in the #1 motorsport in America – NASCAR
Follow Scott Schuman, the Sartorialist, from the streets of NYC to the capitals of Europe on his quest to photograph and document the best in culture and fashion.
Iconic potter, designer, author and personality Jonathan Adler shares his unique perspective on creativity. Showcasing the inspiration Jonathan finds in the most unlikely people and places, Inspiration Point will add style, craft and joy to your life.
Serving Innovation gives a fresh look into the stories and passions that motivate some of the most innovative tastemakers in America.
A documentary directed by Alex Winter exploring the Napster downloading revolution; the kids who created it, the bands and businesses that were affected and its impact on the world at large.
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.
SHOTLIST:SOCHI OLYMPICS ORGANIZING COMMITTEE - AP CLIENTS ONLYVolgograd, Russia - January 20, 20141. Wide shot of train arriving at stationRU-RTR - NO ACCESS RUSSIASochi, Russia - January 3, 20142. Wide shot of mountain in Sochi3. Wide shot of Vladimir Putin getting off ski liftMANDATORY COURTESY: STEVE ROSENBERG/BBC - AP CLIENTS ONLYSochi, Russia - Date unknown4. Various pans on still image of twin toiletsRU-RTR - NO ACCESS RUSSIASochi, Russia -- January 3, 20145. Aerials of Olympic villiageMANDATORY COURTESY: STEVE ROSENBERG/BBC - AP CLIENTS ONLYSochi, Russia - Date unknown6. Still image of twin toiletsAP TELEVISION - AP CLIENTS ONLYMoscow - January 22, 20147. Tight shot of print-out of toilets sitting on public bench8. SOUNDBITE (Russian) Irina Grigorieva, Moscow resident (transcript below)MANDATORY COURTESY: STEVE ROSENBERG/BBC - AP CLIENTS ONLYSochi, Russia - Date unknown9. Still image of twin toiletsAP TELEVISION - AP CLIENTS ONLYMoscow - January 22, 201410. SOUNDBITE (Russian) Irina Grigorieva, Moscow resident (transcript below)MANDATORY COURTESY: STEVE ROSENBERG/BBC - AP CLIENTS ONLYSochi, Russia - Date unknown11. Still image of twin toiletsAP TELEVISION - AP CLIENTS ONLYMoscow - January 22, 201412. Wide shot of reporter showing couple picture of toilets13. SOUNDBITE (Russian) Arkady Kolin, Moscow resident (transcript below)AP TELEVISION - AP CLIENTS ONLYSochi, Russia - January 5, 201414. Wide shot of Vladimir Putin and others walking around facilitiesRU-RTR - NO ACCESS RUSSIASochi, Russia -- January 3, 201415. Aerials of Olympic villiageMANDATORY COURTESY: STEVE ROSENBERG/BBC - AP CLIENTS ONLYSochi, Russia - Date unknown16. Still image of twin toiletsVOICE-OVER SCRIPT:IF YOU'RE TRAVELLING TO SOCHI FOR THE WINTER OLYMPICS -- YOU MIGHT WANT TO TAKE NOTE OF SOME CULTURAL DIFFERENCES...SPECIFICALLY IN THIS CASE.. THE BATHROOMS.THIS CURIOUS COMMODE.. THIS LUDICRUIS LAVATORY.. THIS TERRIFYING PAIR OF POTTIES: IS INSIDE THE BIATHALON CENTER.A REPORTER FOR THE B-B-C SNAPPED A PHOTO.. AND IT'S RAISING A LOT OF EYEBROWS.SOUNDBITE (Russian) Irina Grigorieva, Moscow resident"No, this can't be true. This is a kind of joke."THE TANDEM TOILET IS APPARENTLY COMMON IN SOME RUSSIAN SOCCER STADIUMS.BUT CLEARLY EVEN SOME LOCALS FIND IT UNUSUAL.SOUNDBITE (Russian) Irina Grigorieva, Moscow resident"A joke…look at that. I think this is merely someone's joke, in reality this is impossible."BUT IT'S NO JOKE.. INDEPENDENT REPORTS CONFIRM THE EXISTENCE OF A BATHROOM STALL WITH TWO TOILETS.SOUNDBITE (Russian) Arkady Kolin, Moscow resident"Someone should ask the architect what kind of interesting idea he had in mind, yes."SO FAR.. OFFICIALS FROM THE SOCHI GAMES HAVEN'T MADE ANY OFFICIAL COMMENT ABOUT THE LAVATORIES.MUCH LIKE BATHROOM ETIQUETTE... TALK.. IS BEING KEPT TO A BARE MINIMUM.ROBERT BUMSTED.. ASSOCIATED PRESS.