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The seasoned thespian offers a glimpse into his Hollywood moments and friendships.
The world-famous architect talks about his love of the interplay of the arts.
The NBA Hall of Famer shares stories from his autobiography.
The Oscar winner explains why she decided to write about her unusual upbringing.
The London-born actress reflects on receiving an honorary Oscar for her body of work.
The award-winning author discusses his choice of President Wilson as a biography subject
The preeminent talent in composing film music reflects on his career.
Tavis pays tribute to the life and legacy of Nelson Mandela.
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The NBA great shares stories about Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Bill Russell & the Rucker games.
The winner of numerous Emmys, Burton explains the relaunch of "Reading Rainbow."
The award-winning writer unpacks her sixth novel, "The Valley of Amazement."
Power discusses how his firm became the guru of auto industry quality.
The Grammy winner offers the backstory to her book, "Emotional Memoirs and Short Stories."
Henderson shares lessons learned on his journey to celebrity chef and best-selling author.
The former top doctor of the U.S. talks about her mission to transform public health.
Founding members Wallace and Walter Scott discuss their 50 years of harmonies.
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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.
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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.