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Episode #3278

KQED World: Fri, Aug 29, 2014 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with Ed O'Neill. The veteran actor talks about his role as patriarch Jay Pritchett - for which he's received 3 consecutive Emmy noms - on ABC's top comedy, Modern Family. Tavis also chats with original Dreamgirl Jennifer Holliday. The award-winning singer-actress unpacks her latest CD, "The Song Is You," and shows off her powerhouse vocals with a performance.

Episode #3279

KQED World: Thu, Aug 28, 2014 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with pioneering comedienne Joan Rivers in part one of a revealing 2-part conversation. The internationally renowned comedienne and best-selling author talks about her latest text, Diary of a Mad Diva. Originally aired on July 14, 2014

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Fri, Aug 29, 2014 -- 12:00 AM

Episode #3278

KQED World: Thu, Aug 28, 2014 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with Ed O'Neill. The veteran actor talks about his role as patriarch Jay Pritchett - for which he's received 3 consecutive Emmy noms - on ABC's top comedy, Modern Family. Tavis also chats with original Dreamgirl Jennifer Holliday. The award-winning singer-actress unpacks her latest CD, "The Song Is You," and shows off her powerhouse vocals with a performance.

Episode #3277

KQED World: Thu, Aug 28, 2014 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with African American history scholar, Dr. Peniel E. Joseph. The award-winning writer dissects his groundbreaking biography of the controversial Black activist, Stokely Carmichael. Tavis also chats with one of country music's most successful singers, Martina McBride. The 4-time CMA female vocalist of the year explains why she's charting new territory on her latest CD, "Everlasting." Originally aired on March 20, 2014

Episode #3278

KQED World: Thu, Aug 28, 2014 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with Ed O'Neill. The veteran actor talks about his role as patriarch Jay Pritchett - for which he's received 3 consecutive Emmy noms - on ABC's top comedy, Modern Family. Tavis also chats with original Dreamgirl Jennifer Holliday. The award-winning singer-actress unpacks her latest CD, "The Song Is You," and shows off her powerhouse vocals with a performance.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Thu, Aug 28, 2014 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3277

KQED World: Thu, Aug 28, 2014 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with African American history scholar, Dr. Peniel E. Joseph. The award-winning writer dissects his groundbreaking biography of the controversial Black activist, Stokely Carmichael. Tavis also chats with one of country music's most successful singers, Martina McBride. The 4-time CMA female vocalist of the year explains why she's charting new territory on her latest CD, "Everlasting." Originally aired on March 20, 2014

Episode #3278

KQED World: Wed, Aug 27, 2014 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with Ed O'Neill. The veteran actor talks about his role as patriarch Jay Pritchett - for which he's received 3 consecutive Emmy noms - on ABC's top comedy, Modern Family. Tavis also chats with original Dreamgirl Jennifer Holliday. The award-winning singer-actress unpacks her latest CD, "The Song Is You," and shows off her powerhouse vocals with a performance.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Thu, Aug 28, 2014 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Aug 28, 2014 -- 12:00 AM

Episode #3277

KQED World: Wed, Aug 27, 2014 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with African American history scholar, Dr. Peniel E. Joseph. The award-winning writer dissects his groundbreaking biography of the controversial Black activist, Stokely Carmichael. Tavis also chats with one of country music's most successful singers, Martina McBride. The 4-time CMA female vocalist of the year explains why she's charting new territory on her latest CD, "Everlasting." Originally aired on March 20, 2014

Episode #3276

KQED World: Wed, Aug 27, 2014 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with Emmy-winning actor Jim Parsons. The Big Bang Theory star discusses his role in HBO's The Normal Heart-one that he reprises from his award-winning turn on Broadway. Tavis also chats with 10-time Grammy-winning trumpet legend Arturo Sandoval. The Cuban trumpet virtuoso and composer chats about his current tour and demonstrates why he's one of today's most influential musicians.

Episode #3277

KQED World: Wed, Aug 27, 2014 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with African American history scholar, Dr. Peniel E. Joseph. The award-winning writer dissects his groundbreaking biography of the controversial Black activist, Stokely Carmichael. Tavis also chats with one of country music's most successful singers, Martina McBride. The 4-time CMA female vocalist of the year explains why she's charting new territory on her latest CD, "Everlasting." Originally aired on March 20, 2014

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Wed, Aug 27, 2014 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3276

KQED World: Wed, Aug 27, 2014 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with Emmy-winning actor Jim Parsons. The Big Bang Theory star discusses his role in HBO's The Normal Heart-one that he reprises from his award-winning turn on Broadway. Tavis also chats with 10-time Grammy-winning trumpet legend Arturo Sandoval. The Cuban trumpet virtuoso and composer chats about his current tour and demonstrates why he's one of today's most influential musicians.

Episode #3277

KQED World: Tue, Aug 26, 2014 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with African American history scholar, Dr. Peniel E. Joseph. The award-winning writer dissects his groundbreaking biography of the controversial Black activist, Stokely Carmichael. Tavis also chats with one of country music's most successful singers, Martina McBride. The 4-time CMA female vocalist of the year explains why she's charting new territory on her latest CD, "Everlasting." Originally aired on March 20, 2014

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Wed, Aug 27, 2014 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Aug 27, 2014 -- 12:00 AM

Episode #3276

KQED World: Tue, Aug 26, 2014 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with Emmy-winning actor Jim Parsons. The Big Bang Theory star discusses his role in HBO's The Normal Heart-one that he reprises from his award-winning turn on Broadway. Tavis also chats with 10-time Grammy-winning trumpet legend Arturo Sandoval. The Cuban trumpet virtuoso and composer chats about his current tour and demonstrates why he's one of today's most influential musicians.

Episode #3275

KQED World: Tue, Aug 26, 2014 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with 5-time Emmy winning actor Allison Janney, who discusses her roles in her latest - and very different - projects: CBS' comedy, Mom, and the Showtime drama series, Masters of Sex. Originally aired on June 10, 2014

Episode #3276

KQED World: Tue, Aug 26, 2014 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with Emmy-winning actor Jim Parsons. The Big Bang Theory star discusses his role in HBO's The Normal Heart-one that he reprises from his award-winning turn on Broadway. Tavis also chats with 10-time Grammy-winning trumpet legend Arturo Sandoval. The Cuban trumpet virtuoso and composer chats about his current tour and demonstrates why he's one of today's most influential musicians.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, Aug 26, 2014 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3275

KQED World: Tue, Aug 26, 2014 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with 5-time Emmy winning actor Allison Janney, who discusses her roles in her latest - and very different - projects: CBS' comedy, Mom, and the Showtime drama series, Masters of Sex. Originally aired on June 10, 2014

Episode #3276

KQED World: Mon, Aug 25, 2014 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with Emmy-winning actor Jim Parsons. The Big Bang Theory star discusses his role in HBO's The Normal Heart-one that he reprises from his award-winning turn on Broadway. Tavis also chats with 10-time Grammy-winning trumpet legend Arturo Sandoval. The Cuban trumpet virtuoso and composer chats about his current tour and demonstrates why he's one of today's most influential musicians.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, Aug 26, 2014 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Plus: Tue, Aug 26, 2014 -- 12:00 AM

Episode #3275

KQED World: Mon, Aug 25, 2014 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with 5-time Emmy winning actor Allison Janney, who discusses her roles in her latest - and very different - projects: CBS' comedy, Mom, and the Showtime drama series, Masters of Sex. Originally aired on June 10, 2014

Episode #3274

KQED World: Mon, Aug 25, 2014 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with Oscar-nominated actor Frank Langella. The 3-time Tony-winning thespian and best-selling author shares his thoughts on celebrating more than 50 years in the business. Originally aired on April 9, 2014

Episode #3275

KQED World: Mon, Aug 25, 2014 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with 5-time Emmy winning actor Allison Janney, who discusses her roles in her latest - and very different - projects: CBS' comedy, Mom, and the Showtime drama series, Masters of Sex. Originally aired on June 10, 2014

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Aug 25, 2014 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3274

KQED World: Sat, Aug 23, 2014 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with Oscar-nominated actor Frank Langella. The 3-time Tony-winning thespian and best-selling author shares his thoughts on celebrating more than 50 years in the business. Originally aired on April 9, 2014

Episode #3275

KQED World: Fri, Aug 22, 2014 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with 5-time Emmy winning actor Allison Janney, who discusses her roles in her latest - and very different - projects: CBS' comedy, Mom, and the Showtime drama series, Masters of Sex. Originally aired on June 10, 2014

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Aug 25, 2014 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Plus: Sat, Aug 23, 2014 -- 12:00 AM

Episode #3274

KQED World: Fri, Aug 22, 2014 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with Oscar-nominated actor Frank Langella. The 3-time Tony-winning thespian and best-selling author shares his thoughts on celebrating more than 50 years in the business. Originally aired on April 9, 2014

Episode #3273

KQED World: Fri, Aug 22, 2014 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with actor and activist George Takei. One of the original Star Trek cast members, Takei discusses the new documentary on his life, To Be Takei. Tavis also chats with human rights activist and actor Mira Sorvino. The Oscar-winner talks about her new BBC America series, the science fiction thriller Intruders.

Episode #3274

KQED World: Fri, Aug 22, 2014 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with Oscar-nominated actor Frank Langella. The 3-time Tony-winning thespian and best-selling author shares his thoughts on celebrating more than 50 years in the business. Originally aired on April 9, 2014

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Fri, Aug 22, 2014 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3273

KQED World: Fri, Aug 22, 2014 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with actor and activist George Takei. One of the original Star Trek cast members, Takei discusses the new documentary on his life, To Be Takei. Tavis also chats with human rights activist and actor Mira Sorvino. The Oscar-winner talks about her new BBC America series, the science fiction thriller Intruders.

Episode #3274

KQED World: Thu, Aug 21, 2014 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with Oscar-nominated actor Frank Langella. The 3-time Tony-winning thespian and best-selling author shares his thoughts on celebrating more than 50 years in the business. Originally aired on April 9, 2014

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Fri, Aug 22, 2014 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Plus: Fri, Aug 22, 2014 -- 12:00 AM

Episode #3273

KQED World: Thu, Aug 21, 2014 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with actor and activist George Takei. One of the original Star Trek cast members, Takei discusses the new documentary on his life, To Be Takei. Tavis also chats with human rights activist and actor Mira Sorvino. The Oscar-winner talks about her new BBC America series, the science fiction thriller Intruders.

Episode #3272

KQED World: Thu, Aug 21, 2014 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with legendary singer-songwriter and social justice activist David Crosby. In his first interview since heart surgery earlier this year, the two-time Rock and Roll Hall of Famer describes the effort behind his first solo album in 20 years, "Croz." Originally aired on April 8, 2014

Episode #3273

KQED World: Thu, Aug 21, 2014 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with actor and activist George Takei. One of the original Star Trek cast members, Takei discusses the new documentary on his life, To Be Takei. Tavis also chats with human rights activist and actor Mira Sorvino. The Oscar-winner talks about her new BBC America series, the science fiction thriller Intruders.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Thu, Aug 21, 2014 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3272

KQED World: Thu, Aug 21, 2014 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with legendary singer-songwriter and social justice activist David Crosby. In his first interview since heart surgery earlier this year, the two-time Rock and Roll Hall of Famer describes the effort behind his first solo album in 20 years, "Croz." Originally aired on April 8, 2014

Episode #3273

KQED World: Wed, Aug 20, 2014 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with actor and activist George Takei. One of the original Star Trek cast members, Takei discusses the new documentary on his life, To Be Takei. Tavis also chats with human rights activist and actor Mira Sorvino. The Oscar-winner talks about her new BBC America series, the science fiction thriller Intruders.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Thu, Aug 21, 2014 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Aug 21, 2014 -- 12:00 AM

Episode #3272

KQED World: Wed, Aug 20, 2014 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with legendary singer-songwriter and social justice activist David Crosby. In his first interview since heart surgery earlier this year, the two-time Rock and Roll Hall of Famer describes the effort behind his first solo album in 20 years, "Croz." Originally aired on April 8, 2014

Episode #3271

KQED World: Wed, Aug 20, 2014 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with Academy Award-winning actress and director Anjelica Huston. Part of a third generation of Hollywood talent, Huston explains why she decided to write about her unusual upbringing. Originally aired on December 17, 2013

Episode #3272

KQED World: Wed, Aug 20, 2014 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with legendary singer-songwriter and social justice activist David Crosby. In his first interview since heart surgery earlier this year, the two-time Rock and Roll Hall of Famer describes the effort behind his first solo album in 20 years, "Croz." Originally aired on April 8, 2014

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Wed, Aug 20, 2014 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3271

KQED World: Wed, Aug 20, 2014 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with Academy Award-winning actress and director Anjelica Huston. Part of a third generation of Hollywood talent, Huston explains why she decided to write about her unusual upbringing. Originally aired on December 17, 2013

Episode #3272

KQED World: Tue, Aug 19, 2014 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with legendary singer-songwriter and social justice activist David Crosby. In his first interview since heart surgery earlier this year, the two-time Rock and Roll Hall of Famer describes the effort behind his first solo album in 20 years, "Croz." Originally aired on April 8, 2014

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Wed, Aug 20, 2014 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Aug 20, 2014 -- 12:00 AM

Episode #3271

KQED World: Tue, Aug 19, 2014 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with Academy Award-winning actress and director Anjelica Huston. Part of a third generation of Hollywood talent, Huston explains why she decided to write about her unusual upbringing. Originally aired on December 17, 2013

Episode #3270

KQED World: Tue, Aug 19, 2014 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with Charles "Lil Buck" Riley, master of the style of dance known as "jookin'." The dancer who's been called the Baryshnikov of jookin' describes the free-style street dance that's become a sensation. Originally aired on June 27, 2014

Episode #3271

KQED World: Tue, Aug 19, 2014 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with Academy Award-winning actress and director Anjelica Huston. Part of a third generation of Hollywood talent, Huston explains why she decided to write about her unusual upbringing. Originally aired on December 17, 2013

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, Aug 19, 2014 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3270

KQED World: Tue, Aug 19, 2014 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with Charles "Lil Buck" Riley, master of the style of dance known as "jookin'." The dancer who's been called the Baryshnikov of jookin' describes the free-style street dance that's become a sensation. Originally aired on June 27, 2014

Episode #3271

KQED World: Mon, Aug 18, 2014 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with Academy Award-winning actress and director Anjelica Huston. Part of a third generation of Hollywood talent, Huston explains why she decided to write about her unusual upbringing. Originally aired on December 17, 2013

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, Aug 19, 2014 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Plus: Tue, Aug 19, 2014 -- 12:00 AM

Episode #3270

KQED World: Mon, Aug 18, 2014 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with Charles "Lil Buck" Riley, master of the style of dance known as "jookin'." The dancer who's been called the Baryshnikov of jookin' describes the free-style street dance that's become a sensation. Originally aired on June 27, 2014

Episode #3269

KQED World: Mon, Aug 18, 2014 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with the creator and Emmy-winning writer of Mad Men, Matthew Weiner. Mad Men's showrunner talks about the final season of his award-winning series and his plans after it ends. Originally aired on May 23, 2014

Episode #3270

KQED World: Mon, Aug 18, 2014 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with Charles "Lil Buck" Riley, master of the style of dance known as "jookin'." The dancer who's been called the Baryshnikov of jookin' describes the free-style street dance that's become a sensation. Originally aired on June 27, 2014

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Aug 18, 2014 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3269

KQED World: Sat, Aug 16, 2014 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with the creator and Emmy-winning writer of Mad Men, Matthew Weiner. Mad Men's showrunner talks about the final season of his award-winning series and his plans after it ends. Originally aired on May 23, 2014

Episode #3270

KQED World: Fri, Aug 15, 2014 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with Charles "Lil Buck" Riley, master of the style of dance known as "jookin'." The dancer who's been called the Baryshnikov of jookin' describes the free-style street dance that's become a sensation. Originally aired on June 27, 2014

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Aug 18, 2014 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Plus: Sat, Aug 16, 2014 -- 12:00 AM

Episode #3269

KQED World: Fri, Aug 15, 2014 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with the creator and Emmy-winning writer of Mad Men, Matthew Weiner. Mad Men's showrunner talks about the final season of his award-winning series and his plans after it ends. Originally aired on May 23, 2014

Episode #3268

KQED World: Fri, Aug 15, 2014 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with four-time Grammy-winning opera diva Renee Fleming. The versatile soprano reflects on her career and discusses her role in A Streetcar Named Desire, which she's played at Carnegie Hall and in Los Angeles. Originally aired on May 20, 2014

Episode #3269

KQED World: Fri, Aug 15, 2014 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with the creator and Emmy-winning writer of Mad Men, Matthew Weiner. Mad Men's showrunner talks about the final season of his award-winning series and his plans after it ends. Originally aired on May 23, 2014

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Fri, Aug 15, 2014 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3268

KQED World: Fri, Aug 15, 2014 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with four-time Grammy-winning opera diva Renee Fleming. The versatile soprano reflects on her career and discusses her role in A Streetcar Named Desire, which she's played at Carnegie Hall and in Los Angeles. Originally aired on May 20, 2014

Episode #3269

KQED World: Thu, Aug 14, 2014 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with the creator and Emmy-winning writer of Mad Men, Matthew Weiner. Mad Men's showrunner talks about the final season of his award-winning series and his plans after it ends. Originally aired on May 23, 2014

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Fri, Aug 15, 2014 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Plus: Fri, Aug 15, 2014 -- 12:00 AM

Episode #3268

KQED World: Thu, Aug 14, 2014 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with four-time Grammy-winning opera diva Renee Fleming. The versatile soprano reflects on her career and discusses her role in A Streetcar Named Desire, which she's played at Carnegie Hall and in Los Angeles. Originally aired on May 20, 2014

Episode #3267

KQED World: Thu, Aug 14, 2014 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with hip-hop pioneer Nas, one of the music genre's elder statesmen. The hip-hop visionary talks about his successful career and the 20th anniversary of the release of his landmark album, "Illmatic." Originally aired on April 23, 2014

Episode #3268

KQED World: Thu, Aug 14, 2014 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with four-time Grammy-winning opera diva Renee Fleming. The versatile soprano reflects on her career and discusses her role in A Streetcar Named Desire, which she's played at Carnegie Hall and in Los Angeles. Originally aired on May 20, 2014

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Thu, Aug 14, 2014 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3267

KQED World: Thu, Aug 14, 2014 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with hip-hop pioneer Nas, one of the music genre's elder statesmen. The hip-hop visionary talks about his successful career and the 20th anniversary of the release of his landmark album, "Illmatic." Originally aired on April 23, 2014

Episode #3268

KQED World: Wed, Aug 13, 2014 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with four-time Grammy-winning opera diva Renee Fleming. The versatile soprano reflects on her career and discusses her role in A Streetcar Named Desire, which she's played at Carnegie Hall and in Los Angeles. Originally aired on May 20, 2014

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Thu, Aug 14, 2014 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Aug 14, 2014 -- 12:00 AM

Episode #3267

KQED World: Wed, Aug 13, 2014 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with hip-hop pioneer Nas, one of the music genre's elder statesmen. The hip-hop visionary talks about his successful career and the 20th anniversary of the release of his landmark album, "Illmatic." Originally aired on April 23, 2014

Episode #3266

KQED World: Wed, Aug 13, 2014 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with the ballet world's superstar Mikhail Baryshnikov. Considered one of the greatest dancers of his generation, Baryshnikov reflects on playing the title role in the multimedia adaptation of Man in a Case. Originally aired on April 28, 2014.

Episode #3267

KQED World: Wed, Aug 13, 2014 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with hip-hop pioneer Nas, one of the music genre's elder statesmen. The hip-hop visionary talks about his successful career and the 20th anniversary of the release of his landmark album, "Illmatic." Originally aired on April 23, 2014

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Wed, Aug 13, 2014 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3266

KQED World: Wed, Aug 13, 2014 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with the ballet world's superstar Mikhail Baryshnikov. Considered one of the greatest dancers of his generation, Baryshnikov reflects on playing the title role in the multimedia adaptation of Man in a Case. Originally aired on April 28, 2014.

Episode #3267

KQED World: Tue, Aug 12, 2014 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with hip-hop pioneer Nas, one of the music genre's elder statesmen. The hip-hop visionary talks about his successful career and the 20th anniversary of the release of his landmark album, "Illmatic." Originally aired on April 23, 2014

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Wed, Aug 13, 2014 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Aug 13, 2014 -- 12:00 AM

Episode #3266

KQED World: Tue, Aug 12, 2014 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with the ballet world's superstar Mikhail Baryshnikov. Considered one of the greatest dancers of his generation, Baryshnikov reflects on playing the title role in the multimedia adaptation of Man in a Case. Originally aired on April 28, 2014.

Episode #3265

KQED World: Tue, Aug 12, 2014 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with BAFTA winner Amma Asante, director of the film, Belle. The award-winning British filmmaker discusses the kinds of films she likes to make and the awards buzz around her period feature. (Originally aired on May 9, 2014)

Episode #3266

KQED World: Tue, Aug 12, 2014 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with the ballet world's superstar Mikhail Baryshnikov. Considered one of the greatest dancers of his generation, Baryshnikov reflects on playing the title role in the multimedia adaptation of Man in a Case. Originally aired on April 28, 2014.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, Aug 12, 2014 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3265

KQED World: Tue, Aug 12, 2014 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with BAFTA winner Amma Asante, director of the film, Belle. The award-winning British filmmaker discusses the kinds of films she likes to make and the awards buzz around her period feature. (Originally aired on May 9, 2014)

Episode #3266

KQED World: Mon, Aug 11, 2014 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with the ballet world's superstar Mikhail Baryshnikov. Considered one of the greatest dancers of his generation, Baryshnikov reflects on playing the title role in the multimedia adaptation of Man in a Case. Originally aired on April 28, 2014.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, Aug 12, 2014 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Plus: Tue, Aug 12, 2014 -- 12:00 AM

Episode #3265

KQED World: Mon, Aug 11, 2014 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with BAFTA winner Amma Asante, director of the film, Belle. The award-winning British filmmaker discusses the kinds of films she likes to make and the awards buzz around her period feature. (Originally aired on May 9, 2014)

Episode #3264

KQED World: Mon, Aug 11, 2014 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis concludes his two-part visit with comedian and filmmaker Mel Brooks. The filmmaking legend has stories to tell and recounts a few in the conclusion of his conversation. (Originally aired on May 16, 2014)

Episode #3265

KQED World: Mon, Aug 11, 2014 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with BAFTA winner Amma Asante, director of the film, Belle. The award-winning British filmmaker discusses the kinds of films she likes to make and the awards buzz around her period feature. (Originally aired on May 9, 2014)

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Aug 11, 2014 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3264

KQED World: Sat, Aug 9, 2014 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis concludes his two-part visit with comedian and filmmaker Mel Brooks. The filmmaking legend has stories to tell and recounts a few in the conclusion of his conversation. (Originally aired on May 16, 2014)

Episode #3265

KQED World: Fri, Aug 8, 2014 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with BAFTA winner Amma Asante, director of the film, Belle. The award-winning British filmmaker discusses the kinds of films she likes to make and the awards buzz around her period feature. (Originally aired on May 9, 2014)

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Aug 11, 2014 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Plus: Sat, Aug 9, 2014 -- 12:00 AM

Episode #3264

KQED World: Fri, Aug 8, 2014 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis concludes his two-part visit with comedian and filmmaker Mel Brooks. The filmmaking legend has stories to tell and recounts a few in the conclusion of his conversation. (Originally aired on May 16, 2014)

Episode #3263

KQED World: Fri, Aug 8, 2014 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with funnyman and veteran director-producer-writer Mel Brooks in the first of a two-part conversation. Brooks reflects on his career and shares his thoughts on his classic Western spoof, Blazing Saddles, 40 years later. (Originally aired on May 15, 2014)

Episode #3264

KQED World: Fri, Aug 8, 2014 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis concludes his two-part visit with comedian and filmmaker Mel Brooks. The filmmaking legend has stories to tell and recounts a few in the conclusion of his conversation. (Originally aired on May 16, 2014)

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Fri, Aug 8, 2014 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3263

KQED World: Fri, Aug 8, 2014 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with funnyman and veteran director-producer-writer Mel Brooks in the first of a two-part conversation. Brooks reflects on his career and shares his thoughts on his classic Western spoof, Blazing Saddles, 40 years later. (Originally aired on May 15, 2014)

Episode #3264

KQED World: Thu, Aug 7, 2014 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis concludes his two-part visit with comedian and filmmaker Mel Brooks. The filmmaking legend has stories to tell and recounts a few in the conclusion of his conversation. (Originally aired on May 16, 2014)

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Fri, Aug 8, 2014 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Plus: Fri, Aug 8, 2014 -- 12:00 AM

Episode #3263

KQED World: Thu, Aug 7, 2014 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with funnyman and veteran director-producer-writer Mel Brooks in the first of a two-part conversation. Brooks reflects on his career and shares his thoughts on his classic Western spoof, Blazing Saddles, 40 years later. (Originally aired on May 15, 2014)

Episode #3262

KQED World: Thu, Aug 7, 2014 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with Grammy-winning singer-songwriter Angelique Kidjo. The world music artist explains how her expansive career is marked as much by her musical achievement as by her passionate advocacy for her Africa homeland. (Originally aired on January 31, 2014)

Episode #3263

KQED World: Thu, Aug 7, 2014 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with funnyman and veteran director-producer-writer Mel Brooks in the first of a two-part conversation. Brooks reflects on his career and shares his thoughts on his classic Western spoof, Blazing Saddles, 40 years later. (Originally aired on May 15, 2014)

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Thu, Aug 7, 2014 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3262

KQED World: Thu, Aug 7, 2014 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with Grammy-winning singer-songwriter Angelique Kidjo. The world music artist explains how her expansive career is marked as much by her musical achievement as by her passionate advocacy for her Africa homeland. (Originally aired on January 31, 2014)

Episode #3263

KQED World: Wed, Aug 6, 2014 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with funnyman and veteran director-producer-writer Mel Brooks in the first of a two-part conversation. Brooks reflects on his career and shares his thoughts on his classic Western spoof, Blazing Saddles, 40 years later. (Originally aired on May 15, 2014)

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Thu, Aug 7, 2014 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Aug 7, 2014 -- 12:00 AM

Episode #3262

KQED World: Wed, Aug 6, 2014 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with Grammy-winning singer-songwriter Angelique Kidjo. The world music artist explains how her expansive career is marked as much by her musical achievement as by her passionate advocacy for her Africa homeland. (Originally aired on January 31, 2014)

Episode #3261

KQED World: Wed, Aug 6, 2014 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with Angela Lansbury about her rise to fame, including her iconic role in TV's Murder, She Wrote, and her award-winning stage career. The London-born actress-singer shares her feelings on receiving an honorary Academy Award for her body of work. (Originally aired on December 16, 2013)

Episode #3262

KQED World: Wed, Aug 6, 2014 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with Grammy-winning singer-songwriter Angelique Kidjo. The world music artist explains how her expansive career is marked as much by her musical achievement as by her passionate advocacy for her Africa homeland. (Originally aired on January 31, 2014)

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Wed, Aug 6, 2014 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3261

KQED World: Wed, Aug 6, 2014 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with Angela Lansbury about her rise to fame, including her iconic role in TV's Murder, She Wrote, and her award-winning stage career. The London-born actress-singer shares her feelings on receiving an honorary Academy Award for her body of work. (Originally aired on December 16, 2013)

Episode #3262

KQED World: Tue, Aug 5, 2014 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with Grammy-winning singer-songwriter Angelique Kidjo. The world music artist explains how her expansive career is marked as much by her musical achievement as by her passionate advocacy for her Africa homeland. (Originally aired on January 31, 2014)

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Wed, Aug 6, 2014 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Aug 6, 2014 -- 12:00 AM

Episode #3261

KQED World: Tue, Aug 5, 2014 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with Angela Lansbury about her rise to fame, including her iconic role in TV's Murder, She Wrote, and her award-winning stage career. The London-born actress-singer shares her feelings on receiving an honorary Academy Award for her body of work. (Originally aired on December 16, 2013)

Episode #3260

KQED World: Tue, Aug 5, 2014 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with the pre-eminent violinist of our time, Itzhak Perlman. The classical superstar discusses his passion for using music to build bridges between disparate people and political ideologies.

Episode #3261

KQED World: Tue, Aug 5, 2014 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with Angela Lansbury about her rise to fame, including her iconic role in TV's Murder, She Wrote, and her award-winning stage career. The London-born actress-singer shares her feelings on receiving an honorary Academy Award for her body of work. (Originally aired on December 16, 2013)

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, Aug 5, 2014 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3260

KQED World: Tue, Aug 5, 2014 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with the pre-eminent violinist of our time, Itzhak Perlman. The classical superstar discusses his passion for using music to build bridges between disparate people and political ideologies.

Episode #3261

KQED World: Mon, Aug 4, 2014 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with Angela Lansbury about her rise to fame, including her iconic role in TV's Murder, She Wrote, and her award-winning stage career. The London-born actress-singer shares her feelings on receiving an honorary Academy Award for her body of work. (Originally aired on December 16, 2013)

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, Aug 5, 2014 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Plus: Tue, Aug 5, 2014 -- 12:00 AM

Episode #3260

KQED World: Mon, Aug 4, 2014 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with the pre-eminent violinist of our time, Itzhak Perlman. The classical superstar discusses his passion for using music to build bridges between disparate people and political ideologies.

Episode #3259

KQED World: Mon, Aug 4, 2014 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with comedic genius Carl Reiner and his equally talented son, Rob Reiner. In a first-ever joint interview, the talented Reiners - the elder a 12-time Emmy-winning TV pioneer; the younger an Emmy-winning actor and director - reflect on their father-son relationship.

Episode #3260

KQED World: Mon, Aug 4, 2014 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with the pre-eminent violinist of our time, Itzhak Perlman. The classical superstar discusses his passion for using music to build bridges between disparate people and political ideologies.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Aug 4, 2014 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3259

KQED World: Sat, Aug 2, 2014 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with comedic genius Carl Reiner and his equally talented son, Rob Reiner. In a first-ever joint interview, the talented Reiners - the elder a 12-time Emmy-winning TV pioneer; the younger an Emmy-winning actor and director - reflect on their father-son relationship.

Episode #3260

KQED World: Fri, Aug 1, 2014 -- 9:00 PM

Tavis talks with the pre-eminent violinist of our time, Itzhak Perlman. The classical superstar discusses his passion for using music to build bridges between disparate people and political ideologies.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Aug 4, 2014 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED Plus: Sat, Aug 2, 2014 -- 12:00 AM

Episode #3259

KQED World: Fri, Aug 1, 2014 -- 3:00 PM

Tavis talks with comedic genius Carl Reiner and his equally talented son, Rob Reiner. In a first-ever joint interview, the talented Reiners - the elder a 12-time Emmy-winning TV pioneer; the younger an Emmy-winning actor and director - reflect on their father-son relationship.

Episode #3258

KQED World: Fri, Aug 1, 2014 -- 9:30 AM

Tavis talks with Good Morning America anchor and best-selling author Robin Roberts. The veteran broadcaster recounts lessons learned from her incredible journey, as told in her memoir, Everybody's Got Something.

Episode #3259

KQED World: Fri, Aug 1, 2014 -- 3:30 AM

Tavis talks with comedic genius Carl Reiner and his equally talented son, Rob Reiner. In a first-ever joint interview, the talented Reiners - the elder a 12-time Emmy-winning TV pioneer; the younger an Emmy-winning actor and director - reflect on their father-son relationship.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Fri, Aug 1, 2014 -- 9:00 AM

Episode #3258

KQED World: Fri, Aug 1, 2014 -- 1:30 AM

Tavis talks with Good Morning America anchor and best-selling author Robin Roberts. The veteran broadcaster recounts lessons learned from her incredible journey, as told in her memoir, Everybody's Got Something.

Episode #3259

KQED Plus: Fri, Aug 1, 2014 -- 12:00 AM

Tavis talks with comedic genius Carl Reiner and his equally talented son, Rob Reiner. In a first-ever joint interview, the talented Reiners - the elder a 12-time Emmy-winning TV pioneer; the younger an Emmy-winning actor and director - reflect on their father-son relationship.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Fri, Aug 1, 2014 -- 9:00 AM
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TV Technical Issues

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    TV Technical Issues
    • KQET (DT25) Over the Air: Wed 8/27

      We are aware of the break-up issues for our DT25 Over the Air signal in the Monterey/Salinas area. This will also affect viewers of any cable or satellite signal provider using that transmitter as their source. Engineers are working on the problem.

    • Week of 8/25: Sutro Tower work (including KQED 9 Over the Air)

      (Affects several San Francisco TV & Radio stations, including KQED 9.1, 9.2 & 9.3) During the week of August 25, Monday through Friday, between 9am and 4pm, several TV and radio stations will be switching to their Auxiliary antennas. This is being done so that the tower crew can perform routine maintenance on the regular […]

    • KQET Off Air Sun 8/03 morning

      (DT25.1, 25.2, 25.3) KQET DT25 was off the air for a portion of Sunday morning, due to the transmitter taking a power hit. The signal has been restored. Most receivers should have re-acquired our signal once it returned, but a few Over the Air viewers may need to do a rescan in order to restore […]

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