We are excited today to announce an important new partnership with The New York Times. Together with FORA.tv, The Times is launching on-demand videos of its TimesTalks series.
The series features members of The Times’s prize-winning editing, reporting and writing staff in conversation with today’s most-celebrated talents and thinkers in thought-provoking and entertaining discussions.
First up on FORA.tv is a series of conversations with celebrated chefs that will be followed, beginning November 28, by a series of conversations with the stars of the comedy world. A slate of conversations with acclaimed actors will begin on December 5. TimesTalks will add more conversations across a wide range of topics to the FORA.tv offering in the future.
Tickets for on-demand viewing of individual conversations, as well as access to specific topics and the entire series, can be purchased at TimesTalks.Fora.tv. Individual segments are priced at $4.95, with the All Access passes for Food and Film topics priced at $29.95 each, and Comedy All Access priced at $19.95.
Luminaries from the worlds of food and cooking, comedy and film featured in the initial launch events include:
CELEBRATED CHEFS: Daniel Boulud, Jean-Georges Vongerichten & Michael White; Alton Brown; Paula Deen; Bobby Flay, Jose Garces & Masaharu Morimoto; Ina Garten; Jacques Pépin; and Eric Ripert & Jennifer Carroll.
COMEDY STARS: Lewis Black; Russell Brand; Jimmy Fallon; Tracy Morgan; and Ben Stiller.
ACCLAIMED ACTORS: Jeff Bridges; Bradley Cooper; Julianne Moore; Natalie Portman; Mark Ruffalo; Kevin Spacey; Quentin Tarantino; and Denzel Washington & Viola Davis.