Maria Hinojosa: One-On-One
This award-winning series features provocative, in-depth interviews with a high-profile group of artists, writers, activists and civic leaders. It continues to expand its focus to better reflect the country's growing diversity, with voices representing Latino, African-American and Asian-American perspectives. Host: award-winning journalist and author Maria Hinojosa.
Maria Hinojosa: One-On-One Previous Broadcasts
Tsai Chin (Episode #422)
KQED World: Tue, Dec 25, 2012 -- 6:00 AM
In a career that spans four decades, Tsai Chin has acted in film, television and on stage. She is best known for her role as Auntie Lindo in the BAFTA-nominated film The Joy Luck Club. Her list of screen credits include You Only Live Twice, Fu Manchu, Memoirs of a Geisha, Casino Royale, and Wendy Wu: Homecoming Warrior. She also had a recurring role on the TV series Grey's Anatomy. In this conversation with Maria Hinojosa, Tsai Chin talks about the portrayal of Asian women in film, returning to China after the Cultural Revolution, and her latest role in the TV series The Dream of the Red Chamber.
- KQED World: Tue, Dec 25, 2012 -- 9:00 AM
Lin-Manuel Miranda (Episode #420)
KQED World: Tue, Dec 18, 2012 -- 6:00 AM
Lin-Manuel Miranda is a Tony Award-winning composer and lyricist, and a Tony nominated actor, best known for writing and starring in the hit Broadway musical In the Heights. He worked with Stephen Sondheim to translate song lyrics into Spanish for the bilingual revival of West Side Story. In this interview he talks to Maria Hinojosa about Latinos and Broadway.
- KQED World: Tue, Dec 18, 2012 -- 9:00 AM
Bobby Sanabria (Episode #402)
KQED World: Tue, Dec 11, 2012 -- 6:00 AM
Musician, conductor, and composer Bobby Sanabria has performed with Mario Bauza, Dizzy Gillespie and Tito Puente, and is one of the most celebrated percussionists in Latin Jazz today.
- KQED World: Tue, Dec 11, 2012 -- 9:00 AM
Jose Rivera (Episode #412)
KQED World: Tue, Dec 4, 2012 -- 6:00 AM
Maria Hinojosa is joined by critically acclaimed screenwriter Jose Rivera, whose 2004 film The Motorcycle Diaries earned an Oscar nomination for "Best Adapted Screenplay," making him the first-ever Puerto Rican nominee in the category.
- KQED World: Tue, Dec 4, 2012 -- 9:00 AM