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Timothy Simons, Actor (Episode #721)

KQED World: Mon, May 22, 2017 -- 3:00 AM

Timothy Simons is an actor, comedian and writer who is best known for his work on HBO's television series Veep. His role in the series has gained him both an EWwy Award and a Screen Actors Guild Award nomination. He's also appeared on The Interview, Christine and most recently Gold.

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  • KQED World: Mon, May 22, 2017 -- 10:00 AM

Nancy Pelosi, House Democratic Leader (Episode #722)

KQED World: Mon, May 15, 2017 -- 3:00 AM

Nancy Pelosi is the Democratic Leader of the U.S. House of Representatives for the 114th Congress. Previously Pelosi served as the first ever female Speaker of the House. In 2013 she was inducted into the National Women's Hall of Fame. As the Democratic Leader, Pelosi is fighting for increased health care funding, tougher environmental regulations and the protection of human rights.

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  • KQED World: Mon, May 15, 2017 -- 10:00 AM

Giancarlo Esposito, Actor and Director (Episode #720)

KQED World: Mon, May 8, 2017 -- 3:00 AM

Giancarlo Esposito is an Emmy-nominated actor best known for playing Gustavo "Gus" Fring on AMC's Breaking Bad and Better Call Saul. Esposito starred in movies and TV shows such as The Usual Suspects, The Jungle Book, and Revolution. He won the 2012 Critic's Choice Television Award for Best Supporting Actor in a Drama Series for his portrayal of "Gus" in Breaking Bad.

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  • KQED World: Mon, May 8, 2017 -- 10:00 AM

Chuck Todd, Journalist (Episode #719)

KQED World: Mon, May 1, 2017 -- 3:00 AM

Chuck Todd is the moderator of NBC's Meet The Press. He is also an on-air political analyst for Nightly News with Lester Holt and TODAY, and serves as MSNBC's go-to for all aspects of the network's political coverage. In 2005 and 2009, Todd was named one of the Washingtonian's Best Of Journalists. He has won numerous Emmy Awards for his reporting while at NBC.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, May 1, 2017 -- 10:00 AM
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