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.  

ROAD TO BALI (1952) Musical comedy starring Bing Crosby, Bob Hope and Dorothy Lamour - Two inept vaudevillians stow away on a Brazilian-bound ocean liner and foil a plot by a sinister hypnotist to marry off her niece to a greedy fortune hunter.  

DOC MARTIN RETURNS FROM HIS LONG HIATUS AND HE'S GRUMPIER THAN EVER!  For those of you who can't get enough of the cantankerous doctor with the dubious bedside manner - good news - WLRN is revealing his return on October 17th with Season 7.  THE PAYOFF... the highly anticipated season 8 will follow!

8pm DEATH IN PARADISE - Crime drama - Investigations into murders on the beautiful, but fictional,  Caribbean island of Saint Marie. 

8pm ANGLE OF ATTACK - History - A two part documentary exploring the development of naval aviation in the United States. 

10pm NOVA - Science - A documentary series that focuses on science - the speculation, history and researchers associated with it and its many applications.

9pm SUDDENLY (1954) Crime drama starring Frank Sinatra and Sterling Hayden - In the city of Suddenly, three gangsters trap the Benson family in their own house, on the top of a hill nearby the railroad station, with the intention of killing the president of the USA.

8pm DEATH IN PARADISE - A detective inspector and his police team solve murder mysteries on the Caribbean Island of Saint Marie. 

8pm ANGLE OF ATTACK - History - A two part documentary exploring the development of naval aviation in the United States.  

WHEN NEWS MATTERS MOST YOU TUNE IN TO WLRN.  

NOVA
PBS

Sunday 10pm  NOVA: SECRETS OF THE SHINING KNIGHT - Documentary - Discover the world of medieval knights and see how their armor was made.

9pm ANGEL ON MY SHOULDER (1946) Comedy - The Devil arranges for a deceased gangster to return to Earth as a well-respected judge to make up for his previous life.

8pm DEATH IN PARADISE - Crime Drama - Investigations into murder on the beautiful island of Saint Marie.

9pm HIS GIRL FRIDAY (1940) Drama/Romance starring Cary Grant and Rosalind RussellA newspaper editor uses every trick in the book to keep his ace reporter ex-wife from remarrying.

NEIL DIAMOND HOT AUGUST NIGHTS III - Performance - Celebrate the legendary singer-songwriter in this triumphant 2012 concert at the Greek Theatre in Los Angeles. Commemorating the 40th anniversary of the Hot August Night collection, this magical evening captures Diamond’s renowned musical prowess.

  • AIRS Saturday September 22nd at 9pm

8pm DEATH IN PARADISE - Crime Drama - Investigations of murders on the island of Saint-Marie.

Pages