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The successful entrepreneur explains the focus of his philanthropic endeavors.
Rivers keeps the laughs coming, but also does some serious reflecting on her career.
The renowned comedienne talks about her latest text, "Diary of a Mad Diva."
Music legends Savage & Elliott reflect on their careers with the rock band Def Leppard.
Bridges discusses carrying on the family legacy & his roles in two small screen series.
The award-winning actor-musician talks about his sophomore CD, "Didn't It Rain."
The dancer who's been called the Baryshnikov of jookin' describes the street dance.
Lamb talks about his book, "Sundays at Eight," from his 25 years of hosting on C-SPAN.
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Web Extra: Ebert recalls meeting the young & then-struggling director Quentin Tarantino.
The multiple Grammy nominee explains why her songs are so intensely personal.
The Emmy-winning writer & "World War Z" author shares the backstory of his latest project.
Finney explores issues around greater participation in the environmental debate.
Tavis pays tribute to the Emmy-winning actor with a rebroadcast of his 2004 conversation
An Oscar nominee, Bichir compares reality to the plotline of his FX series,"The Bridge."
The Grammy nominee discusses his new CD & is joined by his daughter in a performance.
Tizon examines race and gender stereotypes from the Asian perspective.
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Premieres Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 8:00 p.m. ET/PT. Check your local listings.
Tavis presents a narrative of the frontlines of reform in juvenile justice.
Premieres Tuesday, September 13, 2011 at 8:00 p.m. ET/PT. Check your local listings.
Tavis previews next week's primetime special:TavisSmileyReports, "Too Important to Fail."
Tavis discusses his two most influential teachers.
The struggle many African American males face when trying to stay in school.
Tavis previews the week-long series of shows exploring the People's Rebuplic of China.