Erin Moran, best known for her role as Joanie Cunningham on "Happy Days," was found dead in Indiana. Moran was 56. Chris Martinez looks back at Moran's life.
In the land of non-fiction film, one woman rules: the president of HBO Documentary Films, whose new collection of humorous essays, "You Don't Look Your Age," offers a similar helping of truth without sugar-coating
In the land of non-fiction film, one woman rules: Sheila Nevins, who for more than three decades has been in charge of documentaries for HBO. She has overseen films that have shined a bright light on everything from Syria to Scientology, the environment to Alzheimer's. At the age of 78, she's still in the screening room most days, and has just completed a memoir, "You Don't Look Your Age... and Other Fairy Tales." Lesley Stahl reports.
A pioneer in the young adult fiction category, the beloved novel of adolescent angst became a film boasting a cast of rising stars
Published in 1967, "The Outsiders" by S.E. Hinton, centered on the emotional challenges of competing factions of teenagers, is considered a classic, and a pioneer in the young adult fiction category. The book has sold more than 10 million copies, been translated into dozens of languages, and is part of the core curriculum in schools across the country. Serena Altschul talks with Hinton, who started writing when she was 15, about how her novel became a touchstone for young readers; and to actor Rob Lowe, who turned 18 on the set of the 1983 film, which helped launch his career.
Even though the video rental chain went belly-up in 2010, a handful of outlets in the far north still keeps the shelves stocked
The first Blockbuster video rental store opened in 1985, and at its peak the company had 9,000 stores worldwide. But that was before Netflix. Blockbuster went bankrupt in 2010, but not every store closed their doors. In fact, there are 12 Blockbusters still open in the U.S., including several in the far reaches of Alaska. Conor Knighton checked them out.
"Sunday Morning" takes a look at the Fox News host whose career took a stunning turn following accusations of sexual harassment. Jane Pauley reports.
While April 23, 1564 was the day traditionally given for the birthdate of the English playwright, April 23, 1616 found the Bard of Avon "passing through nature to eternity"
April 23, 1564 was the day traditionally given for the birthdate of the great English playwright, while April 23, 1616 found the Bard of Avon "passing through nature to eternity." Jane Pauley reports.
President Trump has announced plans to end government funding of the National Endowment for the Arts and other agencies that have supported America's cultural life for decades. Erin Moriarty talks to non-profit administrators, educators and theatre producers about the importance of federal arts funding, and "Hamilton" creator Lin-Manuel Miranda talks about how NEA support helped him achieve an otherwise unattainable career.
Our broadcast features include: Erin Moriarty's story on what is jeopardized when communities lose federal support for the arts; Lee Cowan visits, and listens at, some of nature's quietest places; Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg, author of "Option B," talks with Norah O'Donnell about overcoming grief; Serena Altschul looks back at a teen classic, S.E. Hinton's "The Outsiders," on its 50th anniversary; Lesley Stahl profiles HBO Documentary Films president Sheila Nevins; and Conor Knighton visits some Blockbuster video stores still open for business, in the far north of Alaska. Hosted by Jane Pauley.
The award-winning creator of “Hamilton” says government support for arts education is crucial to our children’s future
The career of Lin-Manuel Miranda, the Pulitzer- and Tony Award-winning creator of the Broadway sensation "Hamilton," has benefited from grants from the National Endowment for the Arts, one of the government agencies threatened with elimination by the Trump administration. A strong proponent of arts education, especially when it comes to kids in underserved regions of the country, Miranda spoke with Erin Moriarty and "Sunday Morning" about the importance of federal funding for the arts.
Clinton appeared Saturday to discuss scourge of elephant poaching with Oscar-winning director Kathryn Bigelow who debuted short-film "The Protectors: Walk in the Rangers' Shoes"
Around 4:07 p.m. Harrison County dispatch in Corydon, Indiana, received a 911 call for an unresponsive female
Comedian Patton Oswalt describes the moment he met his future wife, Michelle McNamara, and how they fell in love, leading to a fittingly humorous proposal and one-of-a-kind wedding.
The film explores the actor's life, mostly through footage shot by Ledger himself
April 21 marked a year since the death of Prince, and fans across the world came to Minneapolis to honor the musician's legacy. Several events are planned for this weekend, including tours, discussion panels and performances from Prince's former bandmates. Don Champion reports.
The lead vocalist for the group Soundgarden is about to embark on a new tour with his band and has a studio album in the works. He's also been writing new songs. He now performs "The Higher Truth".