Overheard with Evan Smith
This series features in-depth interviews with today's most fascinating public figures. Meet politicians, authors, artists, actors, journalists, business people - anyone who's at the center of things. Join Evan for smart interviews with the country's most interesting people, always with an eye toward the news and always with a sense of humor.
Overheard with Evan Smith Previous Broadcasts
Katharine Hayhoe, Atmospheric Scientist (Episode #715)
KQED World: Sat, Mar 25, 2017 -- 5:00 PM
Katharine Hayhoe is an atmospheric scientist who studies climate change. In 2014, she was recognized by Time Magazine as one of the top 100 Most Influential People in the world and by Foreign Policy as one of the top 100 Global Thinkers. Dr. Hayhoe is currently a professor and directs the Climate Science Center at Texas Tech University. She also hosts the PBS Digital Studios web series Global Weirding.
- KQED World: Mon, Mar 27, 2017 -- 10:00 AM
- KQED World: Mon, Mar 27, 2017 -- 3:00 AM
Shawn Colvin, Singer/Songwriter (Episode #704)
KQED World: Sat, Mar 18, 2017 -- 5:00 PM
Shawn Colvin is a singer-songwriter based in Austin, Texas. She has won three Grammy awards, including Song of the Year for her hit "Sunny Came Home." Colvin's new album titled "Colvin & Earle" was released this summer. Colvin joined forces with long-time friend and creative partner Steve Earle to create the debut collaborative album.
- KQED World: Mon, Mar 20, 2017 -- 10:00 AM
- KQED World: Mon, Mar 20, 2017 -- 3:00 AM
Bill Paxton - Actor (Episode #117)
KQED World: Mon, Mar 13, 2017 -- 3:00 AM
Bill Paxton landed his first movie role in 1975's Crazy Mama, and spent the '80s playing small roles in a series of big movies. His first big lead was in One False Move, and a series of successful roles in movies and on TV has followed. His current projects include the hit HBO series Big Love and the Steven Soderbergh movie Haywire, scheduled for release later this year.
- KQED World: Mon, Mar 13, 2017 -- 10:00 AM
Thomas Haden Church, Actor (Episode #712H)
KQED World: Sat, Mar 11, 2017 -- 5:00 PM
Thomas Haden Church is an actor who first gained attention for six seasons on NBC's sitcom Wings, followed by two seasons starring opposite Debra Messing on Fox's Ned & Stacey. Other film and television roles have included parts in Spider-Man 3, Easy A and most recently the HBO TV series Divorce.
DeRay McKesson, Activist and Educator (Episode #714)
KQED World: Sat, Mar 4, 2017 -- 5:00 PM
DeRay Mckesson is a civil rights activist and educator. He is a predominant member of the Black Lives Matter movement and was named one of Fortune Magazine's top 50 World's Greatest Leaders in 2015. Mckesson is a co-founder of Campaign Zero, a platform to end police violence.
- KQED World: Mon, Mar 6, 2017 -- 10:00 AM
- KQED World: Mon, Mar 6, 2017 -- 3:00 AM