On Story

The writers of "Kung Fu Panda," "King of the Hill" and "The Iron Giant" discuss comedy and action.

Episodes

The Humor And Heart Of Animation
    Past Broadcasts:
  • Sunday, May 12 from 5:30 a.m. - 6:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
Creating Memorable Characters
    Past Broadcasts:
  • Sunday, May 12 from 12:30 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Friday, May 24 from 8:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Sunday, May 26 from 5:30 a.m. - 6:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Saturday, June 22 from 11:30 p.m. - 12:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Sunday, June 30 from 2:30 a.m. - 3:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Friday, September 20 from 8:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Sunday, September 22 from 2:30 a.m. - 3:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Friday, December 13 from 8:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Sunday, December 15 from 5:30 a.m. - 6:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
Raising Stakes, Reversals, And Payoffs
    Past Broadcasts:
  • Friday, May 17 from 8:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Sunday, May 19 from 5:30 a.m. - 6:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
Creating Complex Characters
    Past Broadcasts:
  • Sunday, May 26 from 12:30 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. on OPB PLUS
Making Comedy Work
    Past Broadcasts:
  • Friday, May 31 from 8:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Sunday, June 2 from 2:30 a.m. - 3:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Sunday, June 2 from 5:30 a.m. - 6:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Friday, September 27 from 8:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Sunday, September 29 from 2:30 a.m. - 3:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Friday, December 20 from 8:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Sunday, December 22 from 5:30 a.m. - 6:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
A Conversation With Chris Carter, Creator Of The X
    Past Broadcasts:
  • Friday, June 7 from 8:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Sunday, June 9 from 5:30 a.m. - 6:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Sunday, June 16 from 9:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Sunday, September 22 from 5:30 a.m. - 6:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
Explosive Action!
    Past Broadcasts:
  • Friday, June 14 from 8:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Sunday, June 16 from 5:30 a.m. - 6:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Sunday, September 29 from 5:30 a.m. - 6:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
Re-Imagining The Classics
    Past Broadcasts:
  • Friday, June 21 from 8:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Sunday, June 23 from 5:30 a.m. - 6:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Sunday, July 7 from 12:30 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Friday, October 4 from 8:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Sunday, October 6 from 5:30 a.m. - 6:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Sunday, October 13 from 2:30 a.m. - 3:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Sunday, April 6 from 2:30 a.m. - 3:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Sunday, April 13 from 11:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. on OPB PLUS
Action!
    Past Broadcasts:
  • Sunday, June 23 from 11:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Sunday, September 1 from 2:30 a.m. - 3:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Friday, December 27 from 8:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Sunday, December 29 from 5:30 a.m. - 6:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
Elements Of Great Horror
    Past Broadcasts:
  • Friday, June 28 from 8:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Sunday, June 30 from 5:30 a.m. - 6:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Friday, October 11 from 8:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Sunday, October 13 from 5:30 a.m. - 6:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
Constructing Comic Book Movies
    Past Broadcasts:
  • Friday, July 5 from 8:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Sunday, July 7 from 5:30 a.m. - 6:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Sunday, July 14 from 2:30 a.m. - 3:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Friday, October 18 from 8:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Sunday, October 20 from 5:30 a.m. - 6:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Sunday, October 27 from 2:30 a.m. - 3:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
A Conversation With Damon Lindelof, Co-Creator Of
    Past Broadcasts:
  • Friday, July 12 from 8:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Sunday, July 14 from 5:30 a.m. - 6:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Friday, October 25 from 8:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Sunday, October 27 from 5:30 a.m. - 6:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Sunday, November 3 from 2:00 a.m. - 2:30 a.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Tuesday, April 1 from 12:30 a.m. - 1:00 a.m. on OPB TV
James Franco: A Look Inside 127 Hours
    Past Broadcasts:
  • Friday, July 19 from 8:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Sunday, July 21 from 5:30 a.m. - 6:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Friday, November 1 from 8:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Sunday, November 3 from 5:30 a.m. - 6:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Sunday, November 10 from 2:30 a.m. - 3:30 a.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Saturday, April 12 from 12:30 a.m. - 1:00 a.m. on OPB TV
The Evolution Of Funny: Tv Comedy With Larry Wilmo
    Past Broadcasts:
  • Friday, July 26 from 8:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Sunday, July 28 from 5:30 a.m. - 6:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Friday, November 8 from 8:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Sunday, November 10 from 5:30 a.m. - 6:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Sunday, November 24 from 2:30 a.m. - 3:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Tuesday, April 15 from 12:30 a.m. - 1:00 a.m. on OPB TV
Heroes And Anti-Heroes: Loving The Villain
    Past Broadcasts:
  • Friday, August 2 from 8:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Sunday, August 4 from 5:30 a.m. - 6:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Friday, November 15 from 8:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Sunday, November 17 from 5:30 a.m. - 6:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Upcoming Broadcasts:
  • Saturday, April 19 from 12:30 a.m. - 1:00 a.m. on OPB TV
Romantic Comedies
    Past Broadcasts:
  • Friday, August 9 from 8:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Sunday, August 11 from 5:30 a.m. - 6:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Friday, November 22 from 8:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Sunday, November 24 from 5:30 a.m. - 6:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Sunday, December 1 from 2:30 a.m. - 3:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
A Conversation With Brian Helgeland
    Past Broadcasts:
  • Friday, August 16 from 8:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Sunday, August 18 from 5:30 a.m. - 6:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Friday, November 29 from 8:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Sunday, December 1 from 5:30 a.m. - 6:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
Writing The Fantastical: A Conversation With David
    Past Broadcasts:
  • Friday, August 23 from 8:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Sunday, August 25 from 5:30 a.m. - 6:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Friday, December 6 from 8:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Sunday, December 8 from 2:30 a.m. - 3:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Sunday, December 8 from 5:30 a.m. - 6:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Sunday, December 15 from 2:30 a.m. - 3:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
Based On A True Story
    Past Broadcasts:
  • Sunday, September 8 from 2:30 a.m. - 3:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
None
    Upcoming Broadcasts:
  • Sunday, April 20 from 2:30 a.m. - 3:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Sunday, April 20 from 10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Saturday, April 26 from 12:30 a.m. - 1:00 a.m. on OPB TV
  • Sunday, April 27 from 10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Sunday, May 4 from 2:30 a.m. - 3:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Tuesday, May 6 from 12:30 a.m. - 1:00 a.m. on OPB TV
  • Sunday, May 11 from 2:30 a.m. - 3:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Sunday, May 11 from 10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Saturday, May 17 from 12:30 a.m. - 1:00 a.m. on OPB TV
  • Sunday, May 18 from 3:30 a.m. - 4:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Sunday, May 18 from 10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Sunday, June 15 from 12:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Sunday, May 25 from 2:30 a.m. - 3:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Sunday, May 25 from 10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Sunday, June 1 from 12:30 a.m. - 1:00 a.m. on OPB TV
  • Sunday, June 1 from 2:30 a.m. - 3:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
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