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  • Actor-activist Sean Penn, Part 1

    The Oscar-winning actor and tireless human rights advocate—recently named ambassador-at-large of Haiti—offers his take on Haitian political leaders and discusses the crippling poverty that existed in the country before 2010′s devastating earthquake.

    24:12
    Air Date: January 19, 2012
    Actor-activist Sean Penn, Part 1
    24:12
    January 19, 2012
  • Actor-activist Sean Penn, Part 2

    In the final night of the two-part conversation, the Oscar-winning actor-director continues his discussion of the “miracle of the spirit of the Haitian people” and also reflects on this year’s 30th anniversary of Fast Times at Ridgemont High.

    22:07
    Air Date: January 20, 2012
    Actor-activist Sean Penn, Part 2
    22:07
    January 20, 2012
  • Violinist-conductor Itzhak Perlman

    The classical superstar discusses his passion for using music to build bridges between disparate people and political ideologies.

    26:37
    Air Date: January 24, 2014
    Violinist-conductor Itzhak Perlman
    26:37
    January 24, 2014
  • Actress Rhea Perlman

    The four-time Emmy winner and one of television’s most loved comic actresses outlines her character in the TV Land comedy, Kirstie.

    11:36
    Air Date: February 21, 2014
    Actress Rhea Perlman
    11:36
    February 21, 2014
  • Peter Berg & Freddie Roach

    The Emmy-nominated director and legendary boxing trainer discuss the HBO docu-series On Freddie Roach, Roach’s battle with Parkinson’s disease and why people are addicted to sports.

    24:00
    Air Date: June 28, 2012
    Peter Berg & Freddie Roach
    24:00
    June 28, 2012
  • Peter, Paul & Mary’s Peter Yarrow & Noel Paul Stookey

    Former Peter, Paul and Mary members discuss their late bandmate as a model for young women and showcase their new book and accompanying CD, The Night Before Christmas.

    23:19
    Air Date: October 29, 2010
    Peter, Paul & Mary’s Peter Yarrow & Noel Paul Stookey
    23:19
    October 29, 2010
  • Musician Tom Petty

    Rock and Roll Hall of Famer offers advice for people wanting to go into the music business and talks about getting back into the studio after so long and his newest project.

    22:56
    Air Date: June 15, 2010
    Musician Tom Petty
    22:56
    June 15, 2010
  • Actor-director David Hyde Pierce

    The four-time Emmy winner talks about his latest projects, including directing the L.A. production of the Tony-winning Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike.

    26:36
    Air Date: February 12, 2014
    Actor-director David Hyde Pierce
    26:36
    February 12, 2014
  • Actor-producer Wendell Pierce

    The versatile Juilliard-trained actor describes his role in the new comedy, The Michael J. Fox Show, and in the final season of the Peabody Award-winning drama, Tremé.

    26:36
    Air Date: November 29, 2013
    Actor-producer Wendell Pierce
    26:36
    November 29, 2013
  • Opportunity Finance Network CEO Mark Pinsky

    Pinsky discusses the work of his national network of Community Development Financial Institutions.

    12:27
    Air Date: February 12, 2013
    Opportunity Finance Network CEO Mark Pinsky
    12:27
    February 12, 2013
  • Actor Jeremy Piven

    The multiple Emmy winner describes his lead role in the new series, Mr. Selfridge.

    26:46
    Air Date: April 2, 2013
    Actor Jeremy Piven
    26:46
    April 2, 2013
  • Authors Po Bronson & Ashley Merryman

    The best-selling authors discuss the research for their new text, Top Dog: The Science of Winning and Losing.

    26:46
    Air Date: March 15, 2013
    Authors Po Bronson & Ashley Merryman
    26:46
    March 15, 2013
  • Personal tech writer David Pogue

    Award-winning personal tech writer and host of NOVA‘s ‘Making Stuff’ explains materials science and describes the current image crisis affecting science.

    Air Date: February 3, 2011
    Personal tech writer David Pogue
    February 3, 2011
  • Personal tech writer David Pogue

    The award-winning technology writer talks about his new role as host of PBS’ acclaimed science magazine series, NOVA scienceNOW.

    11:06
    Air Date: October 8, 2012
    Personal tech writer David Pogue
    11:06
    October 8, 2012
  • Groceryships founder Sam Polk

    The “wealth addict”-turned-philanthropist shares why he walked away from Wall Street and reassessed his priorities.

    12:04
    Air Date: February 21, 2014
    Groceryships founder Sam Polk
    12:04
    February 21, 2014
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