In America Episodes

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In America episodes

New Orleans Rising

"The reward is greater than the risk," says actor Wendell Pierce ("Treme") in this Soledad O'Brien report on the effort to resuscitate Pontchartrain Park, a middle-class black New Orleans neighborhood that was devastated by Hurricane Katrina. The doc weaves the story of how Pontchartrain native Pierce came to lead the rebuilding project, along with others, including seniors Audrey and Meldon Woods and postal worker Hurby Oubre, whose wife Lisa isn't sure she wants to return. read more

Gary and Tony Have a Baby

Soledad O'Brien tracks the trials and tribulations faced by a gay couple who decide to have a baby, which entails hiring an egg donor and a surrogate, and enduring a series of court battles. read more

In America Episode: "New Orleans Rising"

Episode Synopsis: "The reward is greater than the risk," says actor Wendell Pierce ("Treme") in this Soledad O'Brien report on the effort to resuscitate Pontchartrain Park, a middle-class black New Orleans neighborhood that was devastated by Hurricane Katrina. The doc weaves the story of how Pontchartrain native Pierce came to lead the rebuilding project, along with others, including seniors Audrey and Meldon Woods and postal worker Hurby Oubre, whose wife Lisa isn't sure she wants to return.
Original Air Date: Aug 21, 2010
Guest Cast Wendell Pierce Ray Nagin Lisa Jackson Maxine Waters

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Premiered: June 24, 2010, on CNNHD
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Premise: A documentary series about life in America.

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