Breaking Big

Breaking Big

Hosted by Emmy Award-winning journalist Carlos Watson, "Breaking Big" centers on the unusual paths followed by men and women who overcame obstacles to reach their goals. Artists, innovators, athletes and leaders relay their most difficult or serendipitous moments that led to the big breaks that made their careers. Featured interviews include country singer Jason Aldean, Academy Award-winning director Lee Daniels, Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) and San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz.

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Tue, 4/23 at 3:30 pm America/Chicago on KLRU Q

Ruth Zukerman

Ruth Zukerman's passion for indoor cycling becomes two massive business ventures -- SoulCycle and Flywheel Sports.

Tue, 4/30 at 3:30 pm America/Chicago on KLRU Q

Roxane Gay

Writer Roxane Gay, a child of Haitian immigrants, becomes a leading voice in the feminist movement.

Tue, 5/7 at 3:30 pm America/Chicago on KLRU Q

Michael Strahan

NFL Super Bowl champion Michael Strahan's career, from New York Giants Hall of Famer to sports commentator to host of "Good Morning America."