Tavis Smiley features a unique mix of news and pop culture to create a thought-provoking and entertaining program. A hybrid of news, issues and entertainment, it features interviews with artists, activists, news makers, politicians and everyday people.Visit Tavis Smiley Website
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The hip-hop visionary talks about the 20th anniversary of his landmark album, "Illmatic"
Collins reflects on her longevity as a novelist & the popular Lucky Santangelo character
Cash explains why her latest effort is a marked departure from her earlier work.
The acclaimed documentarian discusses his latest film on the Gettysburg Address.
The renowned rocker imparts his unique wisdom on resisting pigeonholing.
The Tony-winning thespian shares his thoughts on his latest film, the drama, "Draft Day"
The Rock & Roll Hall of Famer describes the effort behind his first solo album in 20 years
The real-life Rwandan hero reflects on one of the worst mass slaughters in modern history.
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Web Exclusive: Somerhalder answers Twitter questions from viewers.
The actor-activist explains his passion for protecting the environment.
The Nobel laureate offers his observations about the effects of inequality.
The multifaceted performer unpacks his memoir, "Transforming Pain to Power."
The scholar of Russia and the former USSR weighs in on the continuing crisis in Ukraine.
The "Christianity Today" editor-at-large shares how to face challenges to faith.
In recognition of Earth Day 2014, the atmospheric scientist weighs in on climate change.
The "Orphan Black" star talks about the buzz surrounding her hit BBC America show.
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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.