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Charlie Rose The Week

Oprah Winfrey Talks About 'Lee Daniels' The Butler'

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In a conversation with Charlie Rose, Oprah Winfrey talks about why she decided to jump back into acting with a prominent role in the new film, 'Lee Daniels' The Butler.' Oprah joined Charlie Rose, Lee Daniels, writer Danny Strong and her costar, Forest Whitaker, for a discussion of the craft of acting and shared their thoughts on the new film. 'Lee Daniels' The Butler' opens August 16.

Episodes of Charlie Rose The Week130

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January 29, 2016

Mike Allen, Dr. Anthony Fauci, Donald Rumsfeld, author Scott Malcolmson

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January 22, 2016

Mark Halperin, John Heilemann, Edward Jay Epstein, Cliff Kupchan, Rem Koolhaas,

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January 15, 2016

Sean Penn, Dan Balz, Steve Miller, "Son of Saul," Leonardo DiCaprio, Alejandro Inarrito

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January 8, 2016

Michael Morell, Mike Allen, Aaron Sorkin, Damien Lewis, Paul Giamatti, Samuel L. Jackson

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Jennifer Lawrence on "Joy"

Jennifer Lawrence on her leading role in the dramatic comedy, "Joy."

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Bob Mankoff on "Very Semi-Serious"

The Cartoon Editor of The New Yorker discuss the documentary "Very Semi-Serious."

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Tom Jones

The famous Welsh singer talks about the importance of having "young ears."

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Shonda Rhimes on "Scandal"

The "Scandal" showrunner speaks about creating Olivia Pope — and casting Kerry Washington.

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Larry Wilmore on "The Nightly Show"

"The Nightly Show" host Larry Wilmore talks about giving a voice to the voiceless.

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November 6 Preview: Larry Wilmore

This week "The Nightly Show" host Larry Wilmore discusses giving a voice to the voiceless.

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September 25 Preview: Richard Gere

This week, actor Richard Gere talks about playing a homeless man in "Time Out of Mind."

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