Season 2: Season 2

Using a fresh and innovative combination of interview, archive and animated content, "In Their Own Words" is an intimate journey into the lives and minds of some of the world’s most compelling men and women.

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In Their Own Words

Angela Merkel

Angela Merkel’s life story reveals the woman behind the veil.

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Angela Merkel

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In Their Own Words

Chuck Berry

Meet the legend, music, and man who is regularly credited as the father of rock and roll.

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Chuck Berry

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In Their Own Words

Elon Musk

Elon Musk's story is about a thrilling 21st century "Iron Man" come alive.

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Elon Musk

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In Their Own Words

Jimmy Carter

Get a revealing new look at the life of former President Jimmy Carter.

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Jimmy Carter

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In Their Own Words

Princess Diana

Explore how Princess Diana evolved into one of the most impactful icons of our time.

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Princess Diana

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Pope Francis

See the experiences that led Pope Francis to the highest office in the Catholic church.

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Pope Francis