Al Roker Entertainment

At Al Roker Entertainment (ARE), creativity knows no bounds and storytelling is our art form. As a pioneering force in the entertainment industry, we’ve been crafting original, award-winning TV programs, digital content, and branded entertainment that captivates audiences around the globe. Our journey began in 1994, and since then, we’ve been at the forefront of producing remarkable content that resonates across platforms, from broadcast to digital, OTT to social media, and beyond.
Wedding from Kenyatta Do Not Wait Your Turn
Kenyatta: Do Not Wait Your Turn
Chris Tucker at Fight for Children
Fight For Children Honors
Scene from Gaining Ground The Fight for Black Land
Gaining Ground: The Fight for Black Land
At ARE, we’re not just a production company; we’re a dynamic hub of collaboration, partnering with brilliant minds—producers, directors, writers, and media innovators—to bring stories to life in ways that leave an indelible mark. Our mission is to create content that sparks conversations, ignites passions, and fosters connections, all while pushing the boundaries of storytelling excellence.
Kimberly's Simply Southern with Al Roker
Kimberly's Simply Southern

Our portfolio spans a diverse array of programming, from unscripted breakthroughs to scripted gems, from digital wonders to branded triumphs. We’re proud to have produced some of the most iconic shows that have graced your screens. You might remember joining us “Behind the Scenes with Kimberly’s Simply Southern” on Great American Country, embarking on heart-pounding missions with “Coast Guard Alaska” on the Weather Channel, and being swept away by the spirit of “Celebrity Holiday Homes” on HGTV. But our creations extend beyond TV; we’ve delved into the immersive world of podcasts, explored uncharted territories of storytelling, and ventured into the realm of streaming technologies.

Celebrity Holiday Homes
Coast Guard Alaska closeup view of rescue worker on Chopper
Coast Guard: Alaska

ARE is not only about crafting captivating stories; we’re also about forging meaningful partnerships. We collaborate with leading brands, marketing agencies, and PR firms to create content that resonates deeply with audiences while championing social initiatives. From “Side by Side – A Celebration of Service” for Northwell Health to “American Nurse Heroes” for the American Nursing Association, we’ve used our storytelling prowess to amplify voices and causes that matter.

Life Aid A Story of Hope on the Discovery Channel
Life Aid: A Story of Hope
Female Nurse in Side by Side A Celebration of Service
Side by Side: A Celebration of Service
Side by Side A Celebration of Service created by Northwell Health
Side by Side: A Celebration of Service

Most recently “Gaining Ground: The Fight for Black Land” and “Kenyatta: Do Not Wait Your Turn,” our award-winning documentaries, have been showcasing the potential of socially impactful content. These powerful narratives delve into pressing issues, like Heirs’ Property and political representation in America respectively. Winning several notable awards across international festivals, they join our esteemed lineup of productions that continue to shape conversations and illuminate the world.

Our journey as a minority-owned company has been nothing short of remarkable. With roots in New York and production offices in Los Angeles and Philadelphia, we’ve woven a tapestry of creativity that spans coast to coast. Our commitment to excellence, innovation, and meaningful impact drives us forward, propelling us to tell stories that leave an indelible mark.

So, whether you’re a fellow storyteller, a brand seeking to make a difference, or simply someone who loves a good story, we invite you to join us. Contact us to shape the future of entertainment together, one compelling story at a time.