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Lights, Camera, Acción

Lights, Camera, Acción

Discover the candid perspectives of Latine actors, writers, producers, directors, and showrunners across generations as they dissect the ever-evolving issue of Latine representation in Hollywood. Featuring Edward James Olmos, John Leguizamo, Xolo Maridueña ("Cobra Kai"), and Julissa Calderon ("Gentefied"), Peter Murrieta ("Mr. Iglesias"), Marvin Lemus ("Gentefied") and more.
Length 24:25 Premiere: 10.5.21

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American Masters

About American Masters

American Masters, committed to producing comprehensive film biographies about the broad cast of characters who comprise our cultural history.

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Ailey

Filmmaker Jamila Wignot examines the life of legendary dancer and choreographer Alvin Ailey, a trailblazing pioneer who founded his influential studio Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater in 1958 at age 27. Ailey's enduring choreography centers on the Black American experience with inimitable grace and power.

  • Tuesday January 18, 2022 12:00 pm ET on KET
  • Tuesday January 18, 2022 11:00 am CT on KET

Marian Anderson: The Whole World in Her Hands

The film explores the life and legacy of singer Marian Anderson and her work as an advocate for civil rights.

  • Tuesday February 8, 2022 9:00 pm ET on KET
  • Tuesday February 8, 2022 8:00 pm CT on KET
  • Wednesday February 9, 2022 12:00 pm ET on KET
  • Wednesday February 9, 2022 11:00 am CT on KET
  • Thursday February 10, 2022 2:00 am ET on KET
  • Thursday February 10, 2022 1:00 am CT on KET
  • Monday February 14, 2022 9:00 pm ET on KET2
  • Monday February 14, 2022 8:00 pm CT on KET2
  • Wednesday February 16, 2022 1:00 am ET on KET2
  • Wednesday February 16, 2022 12:00 am CT on KET2
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Ailey

  • Sunday January 16, 2022 3:00 am ET on KET2
  • Sunday January 16, 2022 2:00 am CT on KET2
  • Thursday January 13, 2022 9:00 pm ET on KET2
  • Thursday January 13, 2022 8:00 pm CT on KET2
  • Thursday January 13, 2022 2:00 am ET on KET
  • Thursday January 13, 2022 1:00 am CT on KET
  • Tuesday January 11, 2022 9:00 pm ET on KET
  • Tuesday January 11, 2022 8:00 pm CT on KET
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Season Episodes

Ailey

S36 E1 Length 1:23:21 Premiere Date 1.11.22

How Latine People are Excluded in the Media

Clip Length 00:48 Premiere Date 10.5.21

The Importance of Better Latine Representation

Clip Length 00:37 Premiere Date 10.5.21

Against All Odds: Meet the Woman Behind American Masters

Clip Length 05:29 Premiere Date 3.9.18

Remembering Anthony Bourdain

Clip Length 00:24 Premiere Date 6.8.18

Remembering Neil Simon

Clip Length 01:04 Premiere Date 8.28.18

Artists Flight Series Promo

Preview Length 00:30 Premiere Date 8.31.18

Remembering Paula Wayne

Clip Length 03:09 Premiere Date 11.12.18

Remembering Stan Lee

Clip Length 07:17 Premiere Date 11.13.18

Remembering Carol Channing

Clip Length 01:03 Premiere Date 1.15.19

Remembering Jonas Mekas

Clip Length 02:47 Premiere Date 1.23.19

Remembering Tim Conway

Clip Length 01:03 Premiere Date 5.14.19

I.M. Pei In Memoriam

Clip Length 01:14 Premiere Date 5.17.19

2019 Emmy Award Nominees Reel

Clip Length 00:30 Premiere Date 8.5.19

Specials

The First American-Born Chinese Woman Doctor

Length 10:18 Premiere Date 1.14.22

Grace Abbott: Social Work Pioneer

Length 09:04 Premiere Date 1.13.22

Jacques Pépin Makes Cold Tomato-Cucumber Soup

Length 05:15 Premiere Date 12.2.21

Jacques Pépin Makes Moules Two Ways

Length 05:22 Premiere Date 12.2.21

Jacques Pépin Makes Kale Soup

Length 05:30 Premiere Date 12.2.21

Jacques Pépin Makes Tomato Toasts

Length 06:41 Premiere Date 12.2.21

Jacques Pépin Makes Clam Fritters

Length 05:40 Premiere Date 12.2.21

Jacques Pépin Makes Quiche Lorraine

Length 12:09 Premiere Date 12.2.21

Jacques Pépin Makes Beef Carpaccio

Length 05:13 Premiere Date 11.19.21

Jacques Pépin Makes Sauteed Brussels Sprouts

Length 02:31 Premiere Date 11.18.21

Jacques Pépin Makes Shrimp-Stuffed Portobello

Length 07:24 Premiere Date 11.18.21

Jacques Pépin Makes Fresh Corn Purée

Length 04:09 Premiere Date 11.18.21

Jacques Pépin Makes Onion Soup Gratinée

Length 06:49 Premiere Date 11.18.21

Lights, Camera, Acción

Length 24:25 Premiere Date 10.5.21

William Dorsey Swann: The first "Queen of Drag"

Length 04:39 Premiere Date 10.1.21

Jean Malin: Queen of the Pansies

Length 05:57 Premiere Date 9.3.21

Renegades Pilot: Kitty O'Neil [Open Captions]

Length 08:55 Premiere Date 7.26.21

Amyra León: Strange Grace

Length 15:18 Premiere Date 10.14.20

Maia Cruz Palileo: Becoming the Moon

Length 11:54 Premiere Date 10.5.20

Christian Scott aTunde Adjuah: The New Chief

Length 11:20 Premiere Date 10.5.20

Vincent Valdez: The Beginning is Near

Length 11:01 Premiere Date 10.5.20

Damon Davis: Apologue for the Darkest Gods

Length 11:52 Premiere Date 10.5.20

Bunky Echo-Hawk: The Resistance

Length 08:00 Premiere Date 10.5.20

Anik Khan: Street Level

Length 13:09 Premiere Date 10.5.20

Jacques Pépin makes buttermilk pancakes

Length 03:03 Premiere Date 9.4.20

Jacques Pépin makes cocotte eggs

Length 03:48 Premiere Date 9.4.20

Jacques Pépin makes easy and delicous crêpes

Length 06:05 Premiere Date 9.4.20

Jacques Pépin makes fried eggs

Length 03:21 Premiere Date 9.3.20

Jacques Pépin makes Eggs Jeannette

Length 06:27 Premiere Date 9.3.20

Jacques Pépin makes a country omelet

Length 06:06 Premiere Date 9.3.20

Jacques Pépin makes a seafood omelet

Length 06:40 Premiere Date 9.3.20

Jacques Pépin makes classic scrambled eggs

Length 04:55 Premiere Date 9.3.20

Jacques Pépin makes rice cakes with eggs

Length 03:22 Premiere Date 9.3.20

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