Carmen Yulín Cruz - Track the route of San Juan’s Mayor Cruz after Puerto Rico was slammed by a catastrophic hurricane. The city leader stood up and fought for relief aid, becoming the heroic voice of her struggling island and the Puerto Rican people.
Track Cruz’ route from San Juan mayor to leader of post-hurricane Puerto Rico.
Sartorial savant Siriano parlayed his singular vision into a “Project Runway” victory.
See how former news anchor Carlson became an advocate for working women everywhere.
Trace Daniels’ path from West Philly to the red-hot center of Hollywood.
Discover how Sen. Gillibrand became known as a politician willing to transcend ideology.
Follow Strahan’s trajectory from football star to sports commentator and TV host.
See how Gay, a child of Haitian immigrants, became a leading feminist voice.
Find out how Zukerman turned her passion for indoor-cycling into a massive business—twice.
Country singer Aldean beat early career setbacks, ultimately turning them into triumphs.
See how Tony Award-nominated Gurira made the leap from storyteller to Hollywood superstar.
Follow restaurateur, author and TV host Huang on his unique path to the American Dream.
Learn how Noah used painful life stories to create a unique voice on the comedy circuit.
About Breaking Big
Why and how did some of the world's most influential artists, innovators, athletes and leaders break big? Talented men and women recount their most difficult, dramatic and serendipitous turning points. Emmy-winning journalist Carlos Watson hosts.
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