Documentary

The Muppet Show Jim Henson, Kermit the Frog, 1980

Ron Howard & Disney Releasing New Documentary on Jim Henson

Learn more about the man behind the Muppets.

Rock and roll band

Beach Boys Documentary Heading to Disney+

Plus, more exciting news for longtime fans of the group.

AS YOU DESIRE ME, Greta Garbo, portrait by Clarence Sinclair Bull, 1932

Greta Garbo Documentary Coming With Previously Unseen Footage

Greta Garbo was a huge Hollywood star until she suddenly decided to retire at age 35.

Gene Wilder, 1976

Gene Wilder’s Last Words Have Finally Been Revealed

This is so sweet.

Actor Gene Wilder and Writer/Composer Mel Brooks at the curtain call for Mel Brooks New Musical

Mel Brooks Was ‘Inconsolable’ After Gene Wilder’s Death

Mel Brooks opens up in the new documentary called ‘Remembering Gene Wilder.’

Menendez Brothers Victims or Villains FOX Nation

Were the Menendez Brothers Villains or Victims? FOX Nation Series Weighs New Evidence

The double murder case shocked and captivated the nation early 35 years ago.

A Fairly Odd Summer Drake Bell, Daniella Monet, (aired Aug. 2, 2014).

’90s Child Stars Are Coming Forward About Abuse in New Documentary

This is heartbreaking.

Cheech and Chong's Nice Dreams Cheech Marin, Tommy Chong, 1981

Cheech & Chong Get Serious in New Documentary

They open up about what led to their split.

Portrait of American rock band Bon Jovi backstage before a performance at the Rosemont Horizon, Rosemont, Illinois, May 20, 1984. Pictured are, from left, David Bryan, Tico Torres, Jon Bon Jovi, Alec John Such, and Richie Sambora

Bon Jovi Hulu Docuseries Coming in April as the Band Celebrates 40 Years

1980s rockers share stories in this four-part docuseries about the band’s history.

In Restless Dreams: The Music of Paul Simon MGM+

How to Watch ‘In Restless Dreams: The Music of Paul Simon’ Documentary

With rare archival footage, new interviews and an unforgettable soundtrack, this is a must-see for Paul Simon fans.

Reading Rainbow LeVar Burton (left) talks to students at P.S. 234 in Manhattan, an elementary school just blocks away from the World Trade Center, to ask how they've coped during the past year, (Season 14, ep. 1407, aired September 2, 2002), 1983-2006

‘Butterfly In The Sky’ Tells Untold Story of ‘Reading Rainbow’ & LeVar Burton

A new documentary takes a look back at the importance of the PBS show ‘Reading Rainbow.’

Full-length portrait of British-born actor Elizabeth Taylor as she stands in a garden and holds a handkerchief in her right hand, circa 1950s

Elizabeth Taylor Documentary Produced by Kim Kardashian: What We Know

A documentary series promising to showcase the life and career of Elizabeth Taylor is in the works with her son speaking for the first time in decades.

PASADENA, CA – FEBRUARY 9: Cast and EP attend the TCA Press Event for Hulu’s “Thank You, Goodnight” at the Langham Huntington in Pasadena, California on February 9, 2024. (Disney/PictureGroup) JON BON JOVI (

Jon Bon Jovi on His Upcoming Docuseries ‘Thank You, Goodnight’

The four-part series begins streaming on Hulu in April.

image of Donna Summer performing, circa 1975. The image is a tight shot from her chest up to her head as she holds a microphone in her left hand up close to her mouth. Her head is back and her eyes are closed, revealing light blue eye shadow, as she passionately sings into the mic. Above and behind her, a circular spotlight shines down.

PBS Docuseries Will Offer a ‘Revisionist’ History of Disco

The three-part “Disco: Sound of a Revolution” premieres in Summer 2024 and will delve into the often overlooked history of 1970s disco music and culture, and how it speaks to some of today’s biggest issues.

2024 TCA WINTER PRESS TOUR - ABC Winter TCA Press Tour panels featured in-person Q&As with the stars and executive producers of new and returning series on Saturday, Feb. 10. (Disney/PictureGroup) ANDREW MCCARTHY (DIRECTOR/EXECUTIVE PRODUCER, ÒBRATSÓ)

Andrew McCarthy on His Brat Pack Documentary

At the TCA 2024 Winter Press Tour, McCarthy talked about ‘Brats,’ his documentary coming to Hulu later in 2024 that finds him reuniting with several other former Brat-Packers.

Singer Gloria Gaynor performs at the Diamond Soiree Gala, as part of the Diamond Soiree weekend, at the Spanish Riding School June 26, 2004 in Vienna, Austria

‘I Will Survive’ Documentary Tells the Story of Gloria Gaynor

She could have been a one-hit wonder but she made a beautiful comeback.

Nostalgic Grammy Performances and Appearances

The 2024 Grammys Were Filled With Nostalgic Performances & Wins

There were some fun, nostalgic surprises!

Kings From Queens: The Run DMC Story

Listen to the ‘Kings From Queens: The Run DMC Story’ Essential Old-School Playlist

Check out some tracks from the early New York rappers that influenced legendary hip-hop pioneers Run DMC.

We are the World recording 1985

Netflix Examines ‘The Greatest Night in Pop’ With Rare Footage From ‘We Are The World’ Special

In 1985, many iconic artists came together to record “We Are the World.”

The Many Lives of Martha Stewart CNN

It’s a Good Thing: CNN Looks at ‘The Many Lives of Martha Stewart’

How did Martha Stewart, a pioneering young stockbroker on Wall Street in the 1960s, turn a Connecticut catering business into a media empire?

Richard Simmons

75-Year-Old Richard Simmons Says He’s Happy Amid Pauly Shore Biopic Drama

In 2014, he seemingly disappeared. Now he’s giving an update.

Superman III Christopher Reeve, 1983

Christopher Reeve Documentary Receives Standing Ovation at Sundance

The new documentary will tug at your heartstrings.

ST. ELMO'S FIRE, from left, Ally Sheedy, Judd Nelson, Emilio Estevez, Demi Moore, Mare Winningham, Rob Lowe, Andrew McCarthy, 1985

5 Things We Know About New ‘Brat Pack’ Documentary

Andrew McCarthy is working on a documentary about his fellow Brat Pack members.

Elton John performs onstage during the 92nd Annual Academy Awards at Dolby Theatre on February 09, 2020 in Hollywood, California

Elton John is Now Part of the Prestigious EGOT Club

Find out the full list of EGOT winners.

Angels Sing Willie Nelson 2013

90-Year-Old Willie Nelson Shares His Secret to Songwriting & Promotes New Docuseries

His 90th birthday celebration will be available to stream soon too!

16th August 1966: John Lennon (1940 - 1980) of the Beatles, after making a formal apology for his controversial statement that the group were 'more popular than Jesus'.

Apple TV+ Shares First Look at ‘John Lennon: Murder Without a Trial’

The new docuseries dives deep into Lennon’s killer’s motives.

HAIL TO THE DEADITES, Bruce Campbell, 2020

‘Discontinued’ Host Bruce Campbell on Ryan Reynolds’ Tears & His Nostalgic New Docuseries

Campbell enlists the help of a team of comedians and pop culture contributors to lend their entertaining commentary about the things we loved and maybe forgot about.

A DISTURBANCE IN THE FORCE, scene from THE STAR WARS HOLIDAY SPECIAL, from left: Darth Vader, Peter Mayhew, 1978, 2023

New Documentary Explores the Strange 1978 ‘Star Wars Holiday Special’

The documentary explores what went wrong with the ‘Star Wars Holiday Special.’

LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 31: Cabbage Patch Kids at the launch of Dream Toys 2012 at St Mary's Church on October 31, 2012 in London, England

How Cabbage Patch Kids Led to the Black Friday Craze

Cabbage Patch Kids were one of the first toys people fought over on Black Friday.

Bye Bye Barry Prime Video

Barry Sanders Reveals the Story Behind His Shocking Retirement in ‘Bye Bye Barry’

NFL legend reflects on what happened as Prime Video documentary looks at his life.