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Acting Funny

A look at the backstage techniques of America’s favorite comedic actors.

Breaking Barriers

Trace the story of people of color on American television.

Doctors and Nurses

Review television’s long love affair with doctors and nurses.

Standup to Sitcom

See how America’s top standup comics made the transition to the sitcom format.

About Pioneers of Television

More than 200 breakthrough stars bring their stories to life in season four of the Emmy-nominated documentary series Pioneers of Television. Each episode melds compelling new interviews with irresistible clips to offer a fresh take on TV's biggest celebrities. Featured stars in season four include Jerry Seinfeld, Robin Williams, Roseanne Barr, Bill Cosby, Tim Allen, Ray Romano, and many more.

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