Biography Channel Documentaries - General Information
Status: Returning Series
Network: Biography Channel ( USA)
Runtime: 60 Minutes
Premiere: April 06, 1987
"Biography" 2012 Season (25?) (Unknown number of episodes) - Date(s) Unknown - TBA
Recently aired or New Upcoming Episodes of "Biography":
January 1, 2012 - Homely to Hot
February 7, 2012 - Glee: Don't Stop Believing
March 22, 2012 - Warren Jeffs
Date Unknown - TBA - Natalie Portman: The Professional
About the show, "Biography"
The Biography Channel (or simply bio.) is an American digital cable television channel owned by A&E and based on the television series of the same name, "Biography"
Get to know some of the most fascinating people of all time with BIOGRAPHY. From actors to activists, from scientists to Supreme Court justices, each episode examines its topic in depth. Commentary by those close to the subject - friends, family members, associates, historians, or other experts - help create a vivid, historically accurate portrait.
BIOGRAPHY has set the standard for the biographical documentary. Recognized numerous times for its achievements, the series has won the EMMY Award for Outstanding Nonfiction Series from the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences twice. It is the longest-running, single-topic documentary series on television.
The program became so big and profiling enough figures that in 1999, A&E spun it off into an entire network, "Biography Channel".
In addition to biographical shows, the network has been airing fictional, non-biographical programming previously seen on A&E.
"The Biography Channel" Series include:
Aftermath with William Shatner
Billy the Exterminator
Mysteries of the Bible
In the Mind of...
I Survived...Beyond and Back
Shatner's Raw Nerve
Celebrity Ghost Stories
Celebrity Close Calls
The Chris Isaak Hour
Ripley's Believe it or Not
The Inside Story