• American Masters -- Andrew Wyeth on "Christina's World"
    S32 E7: Andrew Wyeth on "Christina's World"
    Andrew Wyeth's shares the story behind "Christina's World," one of his most ...
    Andrew Wyeth's shares the story behind "Christina's World," one of his most iconic and powerful paintings.
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  • American Masters -- Eva Hesse on Painting
    S32 E5: Eva Hesse on Painting
    Eva Hesse let go of all self-imposed curbs on her painting, giving her the ...
    Eva Hesse let go of all self-imposed curbs on her painting, giving her the confidence to show and sell her work.
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  • American Masters -- Why Eva Hesse Felt Like a Misfit
    S32 E5: Why Eva Hesse Felt Like a Misfit
    Eva Hesse on why she always felt different, alone and apart from others.
    Eva Hesse on why she always felt different, alone and apart from others.
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  • American Masters -- Remembering Neil Simon
    Remembering Neil Simon
    Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Neil Simon reflects on his fantasies and ...
    Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Neil Simon reflects on his fantasies and career while shooting a game of pool in Simply Simon: Not Just For Laughs (1989).
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  • American Masters -- Never Before Seen Home Run Footage
    S32 E4: Never Before Seen Home Run Footage
    Watch never before seen footage of Ted Williams' last home run.
    Watch never before seen footage of Ted Williams' last home run.
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  • American Masters -- Ted Williams' Heart of Gold
    S32 E4: Ted Williams' Heart of Gold
    When he wasn't playing baseball, Ted Williams was busy helping raise money to ...
    When he wasn't playing baseball, Ted Williams was busy helping raise money to support adult and pediatric cancer care and research for the Jimmy Fund out of Boston.
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  • American Masters -- The Science of Hitting
    S32 E4: The Science of Hitting
    Ted Williams created a chart that breaks down the science behind the perfect hit ...
    Ted Williams created a chart that breaks down the science behind the perfect hit in his book, "The Science of Hitting."
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  • American Masters -- Ted Williams in Korea
    S32 E4: Ted Williams in Korea
    In 1952, Ted Williams took a short break from his famed baseball career with the ...
    In 1952, Ted Williams took a short break from his famed baseball career with the Boston Red Sox to serve in the Korean War as a fighter pilot for the Marines. His incredible crash landing of his plane ...
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  • American Masters -- The Mythology of Ted Williams
    S32 E4: The Mythology of Ted Williams
    Joey Votto, Wade Boggs and Bob Costas describe how Ted Williams was a baseball ...
    Joey Votto, Wade Boggs and Bob Costas describe how Ted Williams was a baseball god, and how he was obsessed with the perfect swing.
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  • American Masters -- Joe DiMaggio and Ted Williams' Friendship (Outtake)
    S32 E4: Joe DiMaggio and Ted Williams' Friendship (Outtake)
    In 1941, Ted Williams played the greatest baseball of his life. It was also the ...
    In 1941, Ted Williams played the greatest baseball of his life. It was also the year that would forever link him to another baseball icon: Joe DiMaggio.
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  • American Masters -- Remembering Anthony Bourdain
    Remembering Anthony Bourdain
    Anthony Bourdain offered his irreverent approach to life and food in Jacques ...
    Anthony Bourdain offered his irreverent approach to life and food in Jacques Pépin: The Art of Craft (2017).
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  • American Masters -- Frequency Hopping
    S32 E3: Frequency Hopping
    Learn what inspired Hedy Lamarr to create frequency hopping, a type of secure ...
    Learn what inspired Hedy Lamarr to create frequency hopping, a type of secure radio communication to help combat the Nazis in World War II.
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  • American Masters -- Actress Gillian Jacobs on Hedy Lamarr
    S32 E3: Actress Gillian Jacobs on Hedy Lamarr
    In this behind the scenes clip, actress Gillian Jacobs talks about how she first ...
    In this behind the scenes clip, actress Gillian Jacobs talks about how she first learned about Hedy, and how important it is to recognize the contributions of the many trailblazing women in STEM, ...
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  • American Masters -- Journalist Unearths Audio Taped Hedy Interviews
    S32 E3: Journalist Unearths Audio Taped Hedy Interviews
    Journalist Fleming Meeks unearths never-before-heard audio tapes of Hollywood ...
    Journalist Fleming Meeks unearths never-before-heard audio tapes of Hollywood actress Hedy Lamarr that reveal her misunderstood persona and technological savviness.
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  • American Masters -- It's Hedley!
    S32 E3: It's Hedley!
    Director Mel Brooks recounts how the antagonist of his 1974 classic Blazing ...
    Director Mel Brooks recounts how the antagonist of his 1974 classic Blazing Saddles ended up with a name conspicuously close to that of Hollywood actress Hedy Lamarr.
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  • American Masters -- Interview with Director Alexandra Dean
    S32 E3: Interview with Director Alexandra Dean
    Director Alexandra Dean shares all the articles, photos and letters stashed away ...
    Director Alexandra Dean shares all the articles, photos and letters stashed away in her home that piece together the true story of Hedy Lamarr. Find out what Dean found frustrating during her research ...
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  • American Masters -- Hedy Lamarr and Howard Hughes' Relationship
    S32 E3: Hedy Lamarr and Howard Hughes' Relationship
    Hedy Lamarr and aviation tycoon Howard Hughes were romantically involved and ...
    Hedy Lamarr and aviation tycoon Howard Hughes were romantically involved and bonded over their love of invention. Hughes gave her complete access to his team of scientists to help her execute her ...
    0:02:41
  • American Masters -- Itzhak in theaters March 9 in New York City
    S32 E9: Itzhak in theaters March 9 in New York City
    Itzhak, a film centered on the life of musician Itzhak Perlman, opens in ...
    Itzhak, a film centered on the life of musician Itzhak Perlman, opens in theaters March 9. Alison Chernick’s enchanting documentary looks beyond the sublime musician to see the polio survivor whose ...
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  • American Masters -- Against All Odds: Meet the Woman Behind American Masters
    Against All Odds: Meet the Woman Behind American Masters
    Susan Lacy, creator of American Masters, reflects on the beginnings of the ...
    Susan Lacy, creator of American Masters, reflects on the beginnings of the series, and how she secured a primetime slot in the summer of 1986. As a young, tenacious staffer at WNET, she saw the ...
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  • American Masters -- Lorraine Hansberry's Inspiration for "A Raisin in the Sun"
    S32 E1: Lorraine Hansberry's Inspiration for "A Raisin in the Sun"
    Lorraine Hansberry drew inspiration from personal experience when she sat down ...
    Lorraine Hansberry drew inspiration from personal experience when she sat down to write a play about a working class family on the South Side of Chicago. See how she worked to find the words to ...
    0:02:29
  • American Masters -- Lorraine Hansberry speaks out against injustice
    S32 E1: Lorraine Hansberry speaks out against injustice
    As "A Raisin in the Sun" broke new ground on Broadway, Lorraine Hansberry raised ...
    As "A Raisin in the Sun" broke new ground on Broadway, Lorraine Hansberry raised her voice for activism. Hear Lorraine Hansberry's speech of "sighted eyes and feeling heart" against injustice and ...
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