Portrayal TV - Restoring History

Welcome to Portrayal TV - for Gearheads, History Lovers, Makers & Restorers

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Tune in Here Every Thursday at 7pm & Watch the Latest Episode of ShopTime™ (its free!)

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Subscribers receive:

  • On demand access to ShopTime™ - a weekly 30 minute show about restoring, preserving & experiencing history (314 episodes and counting)

  • Tutorials: Automotive, Welding, Metal Working, etc.

  • Monthly meetups

Why Subscribe?

We launched Portrayal.tv to bring you world class restoration and educational content. No fake drama, no magic off camera - just folks solving problems on screen and making these amazing objects of history functional again.

"Outstanding work on that curved angle iron - you are quite the craftsman! I learned something there. Love the channel." - Pierre H

"Thank you for taking the time to create these videos. Your example has a positive influence on jeep restorers worldwide!" 

-Jim B

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Why Pay for Content in 2023?

  • Great entertainment!

  • Support our efforts to preserve history & craftsmanship

  • No commercials (you aren't the product on Portrayal.tv)

  • Content free of censorship (see firearms, unvarnished history, etc.)

Why Do I need to Enter a Credit Card for a Free Trial?

Honestly, the platform requires it and we have not been able to convince them to change it.  Do give it a try though - with our no hassle cancellation, we promise you will not get charged unless you want to be (and we are 99% sure you will be delighted with your subscription).  Call us at 855-339-0382 if you do need help.

What is Your Cancellation Policy?

Cancel your membership at any time. Follow the prompts to cancel on the Billing page, and your membership will not renew.