Mia Laurenzo

Television Producer

Mia Laurenzo is a 30-year veteran of public television in Miami. She began her career learning every aspect of video production. Currently she is a writer, producer, on-air host and promotions coordinator for TV, radio and the web.  Her experiences include producing for a series, special events and historical documentaries.  As a native Floridian, she is a perfect fit for South Florida's Storyteller Station, WLRN.  She has produced award winning, nationally distributed documentaries like Journey to the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade where one year she followed a high school band and a clown as they prepared for the big day and the next year, she had the privilege of being a clown herself.  Previously, she produced Weird Florida: On the Road Again, a sequel to the highly successful show Weird Florida: Roads Less Traveled, where the cast and crew travel over 1,500 miles searching the Sunshine State’s weirdest and wackiest places.   On a more serious note and what she considers to be her most important work, she produced Out of Darkness, Into Light, a documentary on child sexual abuse,which delved into the lives of  three adult survivors, a show in which she was awarded her first of two Emmys.  

9pm - May 3rd AGATHA RAISIN - Crime Drama/Comedy  

800 WORDS

8pm DOC MARTIN: Remember Me - Comedy/Drama

Acorn TV

9pm JERICHO - British Western

8pm AFRICA'S GREAT CIVILIZATIONS: EMPIRES OF GOLD - History -  Henry Louis Gates, Jr. takes a new look at the history of Africa, from the birth of humankind to the dawn of the 20th century.

8pm OUR ZOO - Drama - The true story of the family who founded Chester Zoo in the 1930's. 

LOT'S OF NEW SHOWS COMING YOUR WAY IN MAY!  

9pm PARTNERS IN CRIME - Crime Drama - Agatha Christie's crime-fighting duo, Tommy and Tuppence Beresford, solve mysteries and search for enemy spies in 1950s Britain.

8pm AFRICA'S GREAT CIVILIZATIONS - History - In his new six-hour series, Africa's Great Civilizations, Henry Louis Gates, Jr. takes a new look at the history of Africa, from the birth of humankind to the dawn of the 20th century.

8pm OUR ZOO - Drama - Based on the true story of the Mottershead family who, in the face of staunch opposition and huge personal sacrifice, founded Chester Zoo in the 1930s.

 9pm AGATHA CHRISTIE'S PARTNERS IN CRIME - Crime/Drama - Agatha Christie's crime-fighting duo, Tommy and Tuppence Beresford, solve mysteries and search for enemy spies in 1950s Britain.

8pm DOC MARTIN - Comedy/Drama

9pm JERICHO - British Western -  Set in the Yorkshire Dales in the 1870s, the drama focuses upon the shantytown of Jericho, home to a community that will live, thrive and die in the shadow of the viaduct they’ve been brought together to build.

Spend Sundays with noted Harvard scholar Henry Louis Gates, Jr.  as he travels the globe and explores Africa's ancient history, then see how he decodes the DNA of some very influential people to reveal their family histories.  

8pm OUR ZOO - Drama - Based on the true story of the Mottershead family who founded Chester Zoo in the 1930s. 

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