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Tavis Smiley Previous Broadcasts

Episode #3738

KQED World: Thu, Feb 11, 2016 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with LA Times political writer Seema Mehta and Impremedia senior political reporter Pilar Marrero about the New Hampshire primary results, and with screenwriter and director, Tom McCarthy about his Oscar-nominated film "Spotlight."

Episode #3737

KQED World: Thu, Feb 11, 2016 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with Comedian, Actor and creator of the historic sitcom, "The Dick Van Dyke Show," Carl Reiner about his new book, "Why and When The Dick Van Dyke Show Was Born."

Episode #3738

KQED World: Thu, Feb 11, 2016 -- 9:00 AM

Tavis talks with LA Times political writer Seema Mehta and Impremedia senior political reporter Pilar Marrero about the New Hampshire primary results, and with screenwriter and director, Tom McCarthy about his Oscar-nominated film "Spotlight."

Episode #3737

KQED World: Thu, Feb 11, 2016 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with Comedian, Actor and creator of the historic sitcom, "The Dick Van Dyke Show," Carl Reiner about his new book, "Why and When The Dick Van Dyke Show Was Born."

Episode #3738

KQED World: Wed, Feb 10, 2016 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with LA Times political writer Seema Mehta and Impremedia senior political reporter Pilar Marrero about the New Hampshire primary results, and with screenwriter and director, Tom McCarthy about his Oscar-nominated film "Spotlight."

Episode #3737

KQED World: Wed, Feb 10, 2016 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with Comedian, Actor and creator of the historic sitcom, "The Dick Van Dyke Show," Carl Reiner about his new book, "Why and When The Dick Van Dyke Show Was Born."

Episode #3736

KQED World: Wed, Feb 10, 2016 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with Lawyer and Republican Political Analyst, Robert C. O'Brien and Political Reporter, Kurtis Lee about the upcoming New Hampshire Primary.

Episode #3737

KQED World: Wed, Feb 10, 2016 -- 9:00 AM

Tavis talks with Comedian, Actor and creator of the historic sitcom, "The Dick Van Dyke Show," Carl Reiner about his new book, "Why and When The Dick Van Dyke Show Was Born."

Episode #3736

KQED World: Wed, Feb 10, 2016 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with Lawyer and Republican Political Analyst, Robert C. O'Brien and Political Reporter, Kurtis Lee about the upcoming New Hampshire Primary.

Episode #3737

KQED World: Tue, Feb 9, 2016 -- 9:30 PM

Tavis talks with Comedian, Actor and creator of the historic sitcom, "The Dick Van Dyke Show," Carl Reiner about his new book, "Why and When The Dick Van Dyke Show Was Born."

Episode #3736

KQED World: Tue, Feb 9, 2016 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with Lawyer and Republican Political Analyst, Robert C. O'Brien and Political Reporter, Kurtis Lee about the upcoming New Hampshire Primary.

Episode #3735

KQED World: Tue, Feb 9, 2016 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with actor/director Roger Guenveur Smith about his most recent role in "The Birth of a Nation" and the new play "The Mountaintop" that Smith directed.

Episode #3736

KQED World: Tue, Feb 9, 2016 -- 9:00 AM

Tavis talks with Lawyer and Republican Political Analyst, Robert C. O'Brien and Political Reporter, Kurtis Lee about the upcoming New Hampshire Primary.

Episode #3735

KQED World: Tue, Feb 9, 2016 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with actor/director Roger Guenveur Smith about his most recent role in "The Birth of a Nation" and the new play "The Mountaintop" that Smith directed.

Episode #3736

KQED World: Mon, Feb 8, 2016 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with Lawyer and Republican Political Analyst, Robert C. O'Brien and Political Reporter, Kurtis Lee about the upcoming New Hampshire Primary.

Episode #3735

KQED World: Mon, Feb 8, 2016 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with actor/director Roger Guenveur Smith about his most recent role in "The Birth of a Nation" and the new play "The Mountaintop" that Smith directed.

Episode #3734

KQED World: Mon, Feb 8, 2016 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with author Mike Binder. Acclaimed film director and screenwriter of Crossing the Bridge, Indian Summer and The Upside of Anger, Binder discusses his thrilling debut novel, "Keep Calm." Tavis also talks with NBA legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar about his recent HBO documentary, "Kareem: Minority of One."

Episode #3735

KQED World: Mon, Feb 8, 2016 -- 9:00 AM

Tavis talks with actor/director Roger Guenveur Smith about his most recent role in "The Birth of a Nation" and the new play "The Mountaintop" that Smith directed.

Episode #3734

KQED World: Sat, Feb 6, 2016 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with author Mike Binder. Acclaimed film director and screenwriter of Crossing the Bridge, Indian Summer and The Upside of Anger, Binder discusses his thrilling debut novel, "Keep Calm." Tavis also talks with NBA legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar about his recent HBO documentary, "Kareem: Minority of One."

Episode #3735

KQED World: Fri, Feb 5, 2016 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with actor/director Roger Guenveur Smith about his most recent role in "The Birth of a Nation" and the new play "The Mountaintop" that Smith directed.

Episode #3734

KQED World: Fri, Feb 5, 2016 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with author Mike Binder. Acclaimed film director and screenwriter of Crossing the Bridge, Indian Summer and The Upside of Anger, Binder discusses his thrilling debut novel, "Keep Calm." Tavis also talks with NBA legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar about his recent HBO documentary, "Kareem: Minority of One."

Episode #3733

KQED World: Fri, Feb 5, 2016 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks to Academy Award-winning actor, Richard Dreyfuss about his upcoming role in the ABC original mini-series, "Madoff."

Episode #3734

KQED World: Fri, Feb 5, 2016 -- 9:00 AM

Tavis talks with author Mike Binder. Acclaimed film director and screenwriter of Crossing the Bridge, Indian Summer and The Upside of Anger, Binder discusses his thrilling debut novel, "Keep Calm." Tavis also talks with NBA legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar about his recent HBO documentary, "Kareem: Minority of One."

Episode #3733

KQED World: Fri, Feb 5, 2016 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks to Academy Award-winning actor, Richard Dreyfuss about his upcoming role in the ABC original mini-series, "Madoff."

Episode #3734

KQED World: Thu, Feb 4, 2016 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with author Mike Binder. Acclaimed film director and screenwriter of Crossing the Bridge, Indian Summer and The Upside of Anger, Binder discusses his thrilling debut novel, "Keep Calm." Tavis also talks with NBA legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar about his recent HBO documentary, "Kareem: Minority of One."

Episode #3733

KQED World: Thu, Feb 4, 2016 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks to Academy Award-winning actor, Richard Dreyfuss about his upcoming role in the ABC original mini-series, "Madoff."

Episode #3732

KQED World: Thu, Feb 4, 2016 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with Political Advisor, Robert C. O'Brien and Journalist, Kurtis Lee about the Iowa Caucuses. Additionally, the Academy Award winning actor and founder of The Actors' Gang, Tim Robbins joins Bryonn Bain, the star of the new one-man tour de force show, "Lyrics From Lockdown."

Episode #3733

KQED World: Thu, Feb 4, 2016 -- 9:00 AM

Tavis talks to Academy Award-winning actor, Richard Dreyfuss about his upcoming role in the ABC original mini-series, "Madoff."

Episode #3732

KQED World: Thu, Feb 4, 2016 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with Political Advisor, Robert C. O'Brien and Journalist, Kurtis Lee about the Iowa Caucuses. Additionally, the Academy Award winning actor and founder of The Actors' Gang, Tim Robbins joins Bryonn Bain, the star of the new one-man tour de force show, "Lyrics From Lockdown."

Episode #3733

KQED World: Wed, Feb 3, 2016 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks to Academy Award-winning actor, Richard Dreyfuss about his upcoming role in the ABC original mini-series, "Madoff."

Episode #3732

KQED World: Wed, Feb 3, 2016 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with Political Advisor, Robert C. O'Brien and Journalist, Kurtis Lee about the Iowa Caucuses. Additionally, the Academy Award winning actor and founder of The Actors' Gang, Tim Robbins joins Bryonn Bain, the star of the new one-man tour de force show, "Lyrics From Lockdown."

Episode #3731

KQED World: Wed, Feb 3, 2016 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks 2016 election and campaign finance with consumer advocate and politician, Ralph Nader. Politician and lawyer, Ralph Nader is an integral voice in the field of consumer advocacy. Tavis also talks with director and animator Jennifer Yuh Nelson. An accomplished animator, Jennifer has lent her talents to many successful DreamWorks Animation motion pictures including "Kung Fu Panda," "Madagascar" and most recently co-directed "Kung Fu Panda 3."

Episode #3732

KQED World: Wed, Feb 3, 2016 -- 9:00 AM

Tavis talks with Political Advisor, Robert C. O'Brien and Journalist, Kurtis Lee about the Iowa Caucuses. Additionally, the Academy Award winning actor and founder of The Actors' Gang, Tim Robbins joins Bryonn Bain, the star of the new one-man tour de force show, "Lyrics From Lockdown."

Episode #3731

KQED World: Wed, Feb 3, 2016 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks 2016 election and campaign finance with consumer advocate and politician, Ralph Nader. Politician and lawyer, Ralph Nader is an integral voice in the field of consumer advocacy. Tavis also talks with director and animator Jennifer Yuh Nelson. An accomplished animator, Jennifer has lent her talents to many successful DreamWorks Animation motion pictures including "Kung Fu Panda," "Madagascar" and most recently co-directed "Kung Fu Panda 3."

Episode #3732

KQED World: Tue, Feb 2, 2016 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with Political Advisor, Robert C. O'Brien and Journalist, Kurtis Lee about the Iowa Caucuses. Additionally, the Academy Award winning actor and founder of The Actors' Gang, Tim Robbins joins Bryonn Bain, the star of the new one-man tour de force show, "Lyrics From Lockdown."

Episode #3731

KQED World: Tue, Feb 2, 2016 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks 2016 election and campaign finance with consumer advocate and politician, Ralph Nader. Politician and lawyer, Ralph Nader is an integral voice in the field of consumer advocacy. Tavis also talks with director and animator Jennifer Yuh Nelson. An accomplished animator, Jennifer has lent her talents to many successful DreamWorks Animation motion pictures including "Kung Fu Panda," "Madagascar" and most recently co-directed "Kung Fu Panda 3."

Episode #3730

KQED World: Tue, Feb 2, 2016 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with three-time Oscar nominee Diane Ladd about her celebrated screen career, and her role in the film "Joy."

Episode #3731

KQED World: Tue, Feb 2, 2016 -- 9:00 AM

Tavis talks 2016 election and campaign finance with consumer advocate and politician, Ralph Nader. Politician and lawyer, Ralph Nader is an integral voice in the field of consumer advocacy. Tavis also talks with director and animator Jennifer Yuh Nelson. An accomplished animator, Jennifer has lent her talents to many successful DreamWorks Animation motion pictures including "Kung Fu Panda," "Madagascar" and most recently co-directed "Kung Fu Panda 3."

Episode #3730

KQED World: Tue, Feb 2, 2016 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with three-time Oscar nominee Diane Ladd about her celebrated screen career, and her role in the film "Joy."

Episode #3731

KQED World: Mon, Feb 1, 2016 -- 9:30 PM

Tavis talks 2016 election and campaign finance with consumer advocate and politician, Ralph Nader. Politician and lawyer, Ralph Nader is an integral voice in the field of consumer advocacy. Tavis also talks with director and animator Jennifer Yuh Nelson. An accomplished animator, Jennifer has lent her talents to many successful DreamWorks Animation motion pictures including "Kung Fu Panda," "Madagascar" and most recently co-directed "Kung Fu Panda 3."

Episode #3730

KQED World: Mon, Feb 1, 2016 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with three-time Oscar nominee Diane Ladd about her celebrated screen career, and her role in the film "Joy."

Episode #3729

KQED World: Mon, Feb 1, 2016 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with USC professor and author Geoffrey Cowan about his fascinating new political history book, "Let the People Rule: Theodore Roosevelt and the Birth of the Presidential Primary."

Episode #3730

KQED World: Mon, Feb 1, 2016 -- 9:00 AM

Tavis talks with three-time Oscar nominee Diane Ladd about her celebrated screen career, and her role in the film "Joy."

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