Ben Affleck: Award-Winning Writer, Actor, Director
Learn how Ben Affleck's Hollywood career took off after the success of Good Will Hunting, co-written with Matt Damon. Explore his famous relationships before marrying Jennifer Garner and his hand at directing films like Gone Baby Gone and Argo.
Explore the early life of Keanu Reeves and how he dropped out of high school and became one of the biggest blockbuster Hollywood actors with The Matrix franchise. Learn about his other interests, such as music and motorcycles.
Learn about Benjamin Franklin's youth, his "Poor Richard's Almanack," and his revolutionary work in printing, electricity, and politics, including his part in signing the Declaration of Independence and drafting the Constitution.
Learn how Nicolas Cage found success as an actor on his own terms, with films like Moonstruck and Leaving Las Vegas, the latter earning him an Oscar. Learn about his extreme acting methods, his failed marriages and extravagant spending habits.
Explore the life and career of Dwayne Johnson who, after suffering a football injury in college, turned to pro-wrestling and became "The Rock." Learn about his Scorpion King role in "The Mummy Returns," which led to more blockbuster roles.
Discover Bradley Cooper's early life and education before he starred in TV shows like Alias. See how earlier films like Wedding Crashers and He's Just Not That Into You gave way to the huge success of The Hangover franchise.
Discover Thomas Jefferson's contributions to the movement for American independence and the impact of his pioneering political career. Learn about his relationships with his wife Martha and slave Sally Hemings.