A New CPTV Original Documentary—
Traces Paul Newman’s Legacy of Giving
Premieres on CPTV on Tuesday, December 17 at 8 p.m., with repeats on Friday, December 20 at 8:30 p.m. and Sunday, December 22 at 10 a.m., Wednesday, December 25 at 6:30 p.m. and Sunday, December 29 at 11 p.m.
Paul Newman’s legacy as a philanthropist is depicted in Give It All Away: Newman’s Own Recipe for Success, a new CPTV Original program premiering Tuesday, December 17 at 8 p.m. on Connecticut Public Television (CPTV), with repeats airing on Friday, December 20 at 8:30 p.m. and Sunday, December 22 at 10 a.m., Wednesday, December 25 at 6:30 p.m. and Sunday, December 29 at 11 p.m.
Produced by CPTV, the half-hour documentary chronicles the path of the Newman’s Own Foundation food company – the highly regarded brainchild of Paul Newman – as it has evolved and provided millions of dollars for a variety of charities across the nation, including many from Connecticut.
The program features the evolution of several nonprofit organizations that have benefited from the generosity of Newman’s Own Foundation, proving that Newman’s legacy lives on today. The stories include those of:
• Shining Hope for Communities
• Wholesome Wave
• SeriousFun Children's Network
“I am honored to be able to show these inspiring stories and to be part of the momentum of spreading Paul Newman’s legacy of giving,” said John O’Neill of Kinetic Media and co-producer and director of Give It All Away: Newman’s Own Recipe for Success.
Added Jerry Franklin, president and CEO of the Connecticut Public Broadcasting Network, parent company of CPTV: “We are proud to showcase the work of Newman’s Own Foundation, which supports so many deserving organizations and people who want to make the world a better place. Having the opportunity to highlight charitable organizations in Connecticut is particularly rewarding.”
A CPTV Original –
Producer/Director: John O’Neill and Katie Warchut, Kinetic Media
Post Producer/Editor: Cathy Jackman
Executive Producer: Jennifer Boyd, CPTV
Writer: Rosemary Keogh O’Neill