Authentic voices. Remarkable stories. AOL On Originals showcase the passions that make the world a more interesting place.
Gwyneth Paltrow and Tracy Anderson spend time with women who've overcome hardship, injury, and setbacks to triumph in the face of adversity. We'll hear their inspiring stories firsthand, whether fighting back from a career-ending injury or transforming their lives and bodies through diet and exercise.
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.
The Future Of Us is a powerful original series from television personality, futurist, filmmaker and techno-philosopher, Jason Silva. In this series, Silva shares his excitement around recent discoveries and inventions.
ACTING DISRUPTIVE takes viewers inside the businesses and passion projects of Hollywood’s top celebrities.
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.
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.”
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.
Everywhere you look glossies are offering weight loss tips and suggestions. While some seem unobtainable, long time celebrity trainer Gunnar Peterson, who trains everyone from Kim Kardashian and Sofia Vergara, says achieving the perfect body starts with one's self. SOUNDBITE: Gunnar Peterson, trainer, saying (English): "The ones who are at the tops of their field always seem to have that same work ethic. And I think that maybe that's the message." One of the main excuses people give for not working out is 'not having time,' which Peterson says is one of the largest obstacles for his Tinsel town clients. SOUNDBITE: Gunnar Peterson, trainer, saying (English): "Sofia is someone who fits this into an incredible busy schedule. All the people at the top of their game, the biggest challenge is to find a way to fit their exercise program into their schedules." But if time is still a factor pilates might be the way to go, says pilates expert Mari Winsor. SOUNDBITE: Mari Winsor, pilates expert, saying (English): "One of the reasons that a lot of people are drawn to pilates is because they know that it's fast." Winsor, who has a line of successful workout DVDs, has worked with Marisa Tomei, Emma Stone, and recently received attention for helping Miley Cyrus transform her body. SOUNDBITE: Mari Winsor, pilates expert, saying (English): "She wanted to feel like a women, she wanted to change her body, she wanted to have her arms sculpted. Most of all she wanted her tummy sculpted." Model Miranda Kerr combines pilates with other workouts in order to stay in tip-top shape. SOUNDBITE: Miranda Kerr, model, saying (English): "I'm pretty consistent with my yoga, pilates and also resistance training. So I'll workout, all of that, like at least three to four times a week." While soul singer Chaka Khan turned her bed into one of her workout environments. SOUNDBITE: Chaka Khan, singer, saying (English): "My favorite exercise is resistance exercise. Where I have my bands, I can lay in the bed in do them." Although many celebs credit their trainers for their physique, Peterson and Winsor are modest about the praise. SOUNDBITE: Gunnar Peterson, trainer, saying (English): "When I see somebody doing well or getting kudos for it, it's nice to see that the work they've put in is being recognized. But you know, that trophy goes on their mantel, not mine." SOUNDBITE: Mari Winsor, pilates expert, saying (English "It's like being a teacher and watching a student at a spelling bee spelling everything correctly. I mean, they do it, but, you know, they had a little inspiration from the teacher."