The 2000s

Original Programming

Bringing the Decades series into the new millennium, the Herzog & Co. Original Programming Division partnered with Playtone and CNN to create the seven-part series The 2000s. The series explores the cultural and political milestones of the decade, including technological triumphs like the iPhone and social media, President George W. Bush’s war on terror and response to Hurricane Katrina, Barack Obama’s presidential election, the financial crisis, hip-hop’s rise to dominance, and a creative renaissance in television.

Episode 1: The Platinum Age of Television
Episode 2: Mission Accomplished
Episode 3: Quagmire: Bush’s 2nd Term
Episode 4: The i Decade
Episode 5: The Financial Crisis
Episode 6: Yes We Can
Episode 7: I Want My MP3