“CHILDREN OF 9/11” SPECIAL TO AIR ON MONDAY, SEPTEMBER
5TH AT 10 PM ET ON NBC
TEN YEARS AFTER SEPTEMBER 11TH 2001, “CHILDREN OF 9/11” GIVES A VOICE, FOR THE FIRST TIME, TO YOUNG PEOPLE DIRECTLY AFFECTED BY THAT FATEFUL DAY
NEW YORK, NY – August 15, 2011 – On September 11, 2001, over 3000 children ost a father or a mother. They come from many different walks of life, but are united by a terrifying shared experience. On Monday, September 5th at 10 pm ET, NBC will present “Children of 9/11,” a riveting special which gives a voice to the young people directly affected by this terrible event. The special follows a year in the lives of some of these children, watching them overcome the loss and turn their lives around, by achieving ambitions that would make their parents proud.For the first time, this special gives a voice to the young people directly affected by 9/11.
NEW YORK, NY – AUGUST 16, 2011 – A&E Network and BIO Channel
honor the 10th anniversary of 9/11 with four commercial-free documentary specials. On Saturday, September 10 A&E presents “Portraits from Ground Zero” at 10PM ET/PT, highlighting the work of Andrea Booher, one of the only photojournalists given full 24-hour access to Ground Zero in the immediate aftermath of 9/11. In addition, BIO Channel will premiere “When Pop Culture Saved America” on Monday, September 5 at 8PM ET, “I Survived…9/11” on Tuesday, September 6 at 8PM ET and “Beyond: Messages from 9/11” on Saturday, September 10
at 10PM ET.