• Tavis Smiley -- Actor-writer Ayad Akhtar
    Actor-writer Ayad Akhtar
    The actor-writer talks about the real-life experiences that inspired his first ...
    Air Date 4/26/2012
    0:24:36
  • Tavis Smiley -- Author Judy Blume
    Author Judy Blume
    The award-winning and controversial author discusses book censorship in the ...
    Air Date 4/25/2012
    0:24:31
  • Tavis Smiley -- Writer Robert Draper
    Writer Robert Draper
    The best-selling author explains the inspiration behind the title of his new ...
    Air Date 4/24/2012
    0:24:36
  • Tavis Smiley -- Former NY Gov. George Pataki
    Former NY Gov. George Pataki
    Tavis talks with the former three-term governor of New York State.
    Air Date 4/23/2012
    0:12:59
  • Tavis Smiley -- Actor-writer-director Clark Gregg
    Actor-writer-director Clark Gregg
    Tavis talks with the actor-writer-director about his recurring role as agent ...
    Air Date 4/23/2012
    0:11:29
  • Tavis Smiley -- Actor Frank Langella
    Actor Frank Langella
    The Oscar nominee and three-time Tony winner discusses his memoir, Dropped ...
    Air Date 4/22/2012
    0:24:28
  • Tavis Smiley -- Actress Annie Potts
    Actress Annie Potts
    The Emmy-nominated actress explains how she navigated her career after Designing ...
    Air Date 4/18/2012
    0:23:55
  • Tavis Smiley -- Phil Donahue, Part 2
    Phil Donahue, Part 2
    Turning over his host seat to the dean of the TV talk show genre, Tavis and Dr. ...
    Air Date 4/17/2012
    0:24:24
  • Tavis Smiley -- Journalist Noam Scheiber
    Journalist Noam Scheiber
    The senior editor of The New Republic reflects on President Obama’s first ...
    Air Date 4/17/2012
    0:24:24
  • Tavis Smiley -- Phil Donahue, Part 1
    Phil Donahue, Part 1
    The dean of the TV talk show genre turns the tables and questions Tavis and Dr ...
    Air Date 4/16/2012
    0:24:07
  • Tavis Smiley -- National Iranian American Council founder Trita Parsi
    National Iranian American Council ...
    The founder-president of the National Iranian American Council-the largest ...
    Air Date 4/15/2012
    0:13:19
  • Tavis Smiley -- Actor Guy Pearce
    Actor Guy Pearce
    The Emmy-winning actor discusses his roles in the upcoming features Lockout and ...
    Air Date 4/15/2012
    0:10:52
  • Tavis Smiley -- Rep. Xavier Becerra
    Rep. Xavier Becerra
    The California Congressman and member of the Budget and Ways and Means ...
    Air Date 4/12/2012
    0:11:53
  • Tavis Smiley -- Writer David Treuer
    Writer David Treuer
    The college professor-novelist explains his latest text-his first full-length ...
    Air Date 4/12/2012
    0:12:38
  • Tavis Smiley -- Dancer-actor Mikhail Baryshnikov, Part 2
    Dancer-actor Mikhail Baryshnikov, Part 2
    The legendary Oscar-nominated dancer-actor continues his conversation with ...
    Air Date 4/11/2012
    0:23:55
  • Tavis Smiley -- Dancer-actor Mikhail Baryshnikov, Part 1
    Dancer-actor Mikhail Baryshnikov, Part 1
    In part one of a two-part conversation, Tavis talks with the multi-faceted ...
    Air Date 4/10/2012
    0:22:55
  • Tavis Smiley -- Olympic gold medalist Janet Evans
    Olympic gold medalist Janet Evans
    The four-time Olympic gold medalist and mother of two discusses her renewed love ...
    Air Date 4/9/2012
    0:24:24
  • Tavis Smiley -- Filmmaker Lawrence Kasdan
    Filmmaker Lawrence Kasdan
    The writer-director discusses the real-life inspiration behind his latest film, ...
    Air Date 4/8/2012
    0:23:43
  • Tavis Smiley -- Iraq War veteran Paul K. Chappell
    Iraq War veteran Paul K. Chappell
    The retired U.S. Army captain, peace activist and author of Peaceful Revolution ...
    Air Date 4/5/2012
    0:24:22
  • Tavis Smiley -- Former lobbyist Jack Abramoff, Part 2
    Former lobbyist Jack Abramoff, Part 2
    In part two of his conversation with Tavis, the former lobbyist and author of ...
    Air Date 4/4/2012
    0:24:41
  • Tavis Smiley -- Former lobbyist Jack Abramoff, Part 1
    Former lobbyist Jack Abramoff, Part 1
    In part 1 of a two-part conversation, the former lobbyist shares his thoughts on ...
    Air Date 4/3/2012
    0:24:19