Tavis Smiley features a unique mix of news and pop culture to create a thought-provoking and entertaining program. A hybrid of news, issues and entertainment, it features interviews with artists, activists, news makers, politicians and everyday people.Visit Tavis Smiley Website
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Tavis pays tribute to the life and legacy of Nelson Mandela.
The versatile Juilliard-trained actor describes his roles in two television shows.
The acclaimed South African entertainer talks about his time away from the spotlight.
The Grammy nominee demonstrates why she's being called "the new Queen of the Blues."
The groundbreaking producer explains the premise of his upcoming drama series.
The Grammy-winning musician performs a track from his latest CD, "Lucky Numbers."
The award-winning actor explains the choices of characters he portrays.
The renowned tenor reflects on his success & also his role in "The Magic Flute."
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The eight-time Grammy nominee describes the collaborations on his latest CD.
The jazz great reflects on his celebrated career
One-third of the folk trio Peter, Paul & Mary, Yarrow introduces his children’s book.
The Grammy-winning artist explains why "SongVersation," is her first CD in four years.
The Rock & Roll Hall of Famer recounts stories from his longtime music career.
The jazz instrumentalist talks about his Grammy-winning CD & his collaborations.
The popular host and comedian gives an update on his new TV and radio projects.
The longtime activist assesses what needs to be done in the fight against HIV/AIDS.
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Premieres Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 8:00 p.m. ET/PT. Check your local listings.
Tavis presents a narrative of the frontlines of reform in juvenile justice.
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Premieres Tuesday, September 13, 2011 at 8:00 p.m. ET/PT. Check your local listings.
Tavis previews next week's primetime special:TavisSmileyReports, "Too Important to Fail."
Tavis discusses his two most influential teachers.
The struggle many African American males face when trying to stay in school.