Actress/comic Amy Sedaris opens her “home” to viewers in At Home with Amy Sedaris. Rolling out the welcome mat means Amy must use her varied — but necessary — homemaking skills, from creating popsicle stick buddies and gutting a fish to crocheting miniature sweaters and entertaining businessmen.
Hosted by Brooklyn-based comedy favorite Wyatt Cenac, Night Train features comedy from the best local and international stand up comedians, and — at times — special guest appearances by musicians, local celebrities, and the occasional surprise only found in Gowanus.
American Playboy: The Hugh Hefner Story draws from unprecedented access to more than 17,000 hours of footage and over 2,600 scrapbooks from Hefner’s personal archives, chronicling the life of an American icon and the history of the brand he created.
Roman Empire: Reign of Blood is the story of one the greatest and most powerful civilizations in human history as it begins to unravel and descend into an era of chaos from which it will never recover. This stylish mix of documentary and historical epic chronicles the reign of Commodus, the emperor whose rule marked the beginning of Rome’s fall.
Each week millions of NASCAR fans tune in to watch NASCAR Sprint Cup Series events. NASCAR: The Rise of American Speed tells the story of a national spectator sport that was born on America’s back roads behind the wheels of Southern bootleggers.
The six-hour special features archival footage, re-enactments and interviews with NASCAR personalities and experts including Dale Earnhardt Jr., Jeff Gordon, Kevin Harvick, Matt Kenseth, Brad Keselowski, Kyle Larson, Joey Logano, Richard Petty, Tony Stewart and Darrell Waltrip.
Narrated by Emmy Award-winning actor Ray Liotta, Making of the Mob: New York (2015) is an eight-part series that follows the rise of Charles “Lucky” Luciano, Meyer Lansky, Benjamin “Bugsy” Siegel and other notorious gangsters from their beginnings as a neighborhood gang of teenagers to murderous entrepreneurs who turned the Mafia into an American institution. Utilizing an immersive blend of dramatic scenes, archival footage and groundbreaking VFX, The Making of the Mob: New York is AMC’s first ever docu-drama.
The series features exclusive interviews with notable names, including former NYC Mayor Rudolph Giuliani, Meyer Lansky II, Chazz Palminteri, Drea de Matteo, Joe Mantegna, Frankie Valli, Mob attorney and former Las Vegas mayor Oscar Goodman, and noted author and historian David Pietrusza, among many others.
Narrated by two-time Oscar nominee Jeremy Renner (The Hurt Locker, The Town), THE WORLD WARS (2014) is a 6-hour, international mini-series was produced by Stephen David Entertainment with CGI visuals and interviews with contemporary leaders, including John McCain, Colin Powell, John Major and David Miliband, along with noted historians from around the world.