Oprah Winfrey earned the rare opportunity to convert her media charisma into a monogramed TV channel. Now she’s the one tasked with rescuing OWN, the Oprah Winfrey Network, after a disappointing first year.
Thursday October 13: ‘Bordertown: Laredo‘ (10pm on A&E) **Series Premiere** Record Now Laredo, Texas is under siege. The small city on the U.S.-Mexico border is overrun by the sophisticated and large-scale trafficking operations of Mexican drug cartels. Given unprecedented access, A&E documents a unique, dedicated team of local cops, members of the Laredo Texas Police […]
After profiling subjects such as faith healing, online brides and transgender individuals earlier this year, TV journalist Lisa Ling is back for a second season of “Our America with Lisa Ling,” set to debut on Sunday, Oct. 16 (10/9c) on OWN, the Oprah Winfrey Network. And in these episodes, Ling says, the documentary show goes […]
Lisa Ling’s investigations into the lives of sex offenders and faith healers won her a fast renewal for a second season of her documentary series “Our America with Lisa Ling,” one of the most successful series (so far) on Oprah Winfrey’s fledgling OWN channel. Ling, 37, is already at work on Season Two even as […]
Lisa Ling went in search of America and came back with reports on six subcultures that may or may not represent “Our America.” Whether or not they do depends on your own interpretation of that phrase, which happens to be the title of Ling’s new documentary series starting Tuesday night at 10/9c on Oprah Winfrey’s […]