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.
Dean Baquet, Journalist (#718) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
Dean Baquet is the executive editor of the New York Times. He is the first African-American to hold the position. In 1988 Baquet won a Pulitzer Prize for his coverage of City Council corruption in Chicago. During his nearly 40-year career, Baquet has worked for The Times-Picayune of New Orleans, the Chicago Tribune, the Los Angeles Times and the New York Times.
Chuck Todd, Journalist (#719) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
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.
Giancarlo Esposito, Actor and Director (#720) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
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.
Timothy Simons, Actor (#721) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
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.
Nancy Pelosi, House Democratic Leader (#722) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
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.
Matt Lewis, Journalist (#723) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
Matt Lewis is a senior columnist at The Daily Beast and a CNN political commentator. Lewis has written for GQ, The Washington Post, Politico and many more. Previously, Lewis worked as a senior contributor for The Daily Caller and a columnist for AOL's Politics Daily. He has been named one of the "50 Best Conservative Columnists" by RightWingNews for the past four years.