Media Mayhem is a weekly show hosted by Allison Hope Weiner, a lawyer and journalist who’s covered Hollywood for more than fifteen years. The show gives the audience a chance to see what goes on behind the scenes in the media world. Through interviews with journalists, lawyers, writers and other people who work in the world of media, Allison reveals why certain stories are published, why others are never told and how the conflict between the advertising and editorial sections of a company often determines content. This show is an effort to give viewers the information they need so they can become more discerning and discriminating consumers of media content.
BYOD is hosted & produced by Ondi Timoner, director of “DIG!,” “JOIN US” and “WE LIVE IN PUBLIC,” and has the rare distinction of winning the Grand Jury Prize at Sundance twice. Each week the show explores a different documentary filmmaker or aspect of filmmaking, with special guests and a live Q&A– diving deep into creative process and the business realities of producing and distributing films. Ondi shares her insider views, opinions, and personal stories, welcoming audience participation. BYOD aims to entertain, inform, and elevate documentaries in general by bringing attention to films and film makers that deserve exposure.
CRIME TIME follows the major court trials in the media and provides in-depth analysis, information and insight that you won’t find on any other channel or network on TV or online.
In between courtroom trials we feature renowned guests on topics including Crime Scene Investigation, Forensic Psychiatry, Serial Killers and Criminal Law.
TLN is TheLipTV’s anchored news program bringing over 24 original, timely short form news pieces to the channel each week. Host Lisette Padilla brings a sense of substance and hard hitting analysis to even the most light hearted of issues.
Along with Co-Hosts Mark Sovel and Elliot Hill, TLN tackles the popularity of the world’s trending news items while digging deep into the stories being ignored. TLN is a source of smart, concise intelligent commentary and a perfect accompaniment to The Lip TV’s programing.
Buzzsaw is a news and interview program exploring stories and figures that are outside of cookie-cutter talking point molds. Buzzsaw is raw and unflinching, and reports the news stories that permeate the current of society, but are nowhere to be seen in mainstream media.
The Deep End hosted by Walter Kirn is an uninhibited journey to the extremes of experience and thought – the ultimate intellectual trip. Imagine Einstein, Timothy Leary and the Marquis de Sade brainstorming late into the night. Challenging, seductive and boundary-breaking this is the place where today’s most daring thinkers and bravest cultural adventurers question what is and dream of what’s to come.
Walter Kirn is a novelist (Up In The Air, Thumbsucker, Trapped in The Meritocracy) critic, editor, and essayist. He is the National Correspondent for the New Republic and an editor at large for Byliner.Com. A former contributing editor at Time and Vanity Fair and the former literary editor of GQ, his work has appeared in numerous national magazines and newspapers, including the New Yorker, the New York Times, Esquire, Rolling Stone, and New York, where he was the chief book critic for many years. His book reviews have also appeared regularly on Slate.com and in The New york Times Sunday Book Review.