- Dancer-actor Mikhail Baryshnikov, Part 1Dancer-actor Mikhail Baryshnikov, Part 1
In part one of a two-part conversation, Tavis talks with the multi-faceted dancer, who discusses his latest project, In Paris—and the first performance in which he speaks Russian—and recalls the first time he was booed after performing before a crowd.
- Olympic gold medalist Janet EvansOlympic gold medalist Janet Evans
The four-time Olympic gold medalist and mother of two discusses her renewed love for swimming, balancing training with motherhood and how her return to the Olympics impacts her legacy.
- Filmmaker Lawrence KasdanFilmmaker Lawrence Kasdan
The writer-director discusses the real-life inspiration behind his latest film, Darling Companion, and how he fares in an era when blockbuster films dominate the box office.
- Iraq War veteran Paul K. ChappellIraq War veteran Paul K. Chappell
The retired U.S. Army captain, peace activist and author of Peaceful Revolution describes being “pro-military, anti-war” and speculates on whether world peace is possible.
- Former lobbyist Jack Abramoff, Part 2Former lobbyist Jack Abramoff, Part 2
In part two of his conversation with Tavis, the former lobbyist and author of Capitol Punishment explains what leads to corruption in politicians and the revolving door on Washington’s K Street.
- Former lobbyist Jack Abramoff, Part 1Former lobbyist Jack Abramoff, Part 1
In part 1 of a two-part conversation, the former lobbyist shares his thoughts on being referred to as an “orthodox Robin Hood” and discusses the conflicting feedback he’s receiving for writing his book, Capitol Punishment.
- Entrepreneur Earvin “Magic” JohnsonEntrepreneur Earvin “Magic” Johnson
The Lakers legend-turned-entrepreneur reflects on the source of his competitive nature and business ethic and explains why he didn’t go into hibernation after announcing his diagnosis with the HIV virus.
- Made Visible: Women, Children & Poverty in America – Panel discussion, Part 3Made Visible: Women, Children & Poverty in America – Panel discussion, Part 3
On the third and final night of a compelling discussion, the panelists’ conversation includes recommendations for national action to move women and children out of poverty.
- Made Visible: Women, Children & Poverty in America – Panel discussion, Part 2Made Visible: Women, Children & Poverty in America – Panel discussion, Part 2
In the second of a three-part discussion, some of the most prominent females in the U.S. address issues around women, children and poverty in America.
- Made Visible: Women, Children & Poverty in America – Panel discussion, Part 1Made Visible: Women, Children & Poverty in America – Panel discussion, Part 1
In Part 1 of a conversation on the rising numbers of women and children in poverty, panelists discuss the financial, social and economic disparities that women face in the U.S.
- Singer-songwriter Macy GraySinger-songwriter Macy Gray
The Grammy-winning singer-songwriter discusses her unique voice, the career she thought she’d have when she was growing up in Ohio and her new CD, “Covered”—her first in two years.
- Physician-author Mark HymanPhysician-author Mark Hyman
Dr. Hyman, author of The Blood Sugar Solution, explains why 1 in 2 Americans either have diabetes or pre-diabetes, details the program that seeks to cure “diabesity” and shares why the future of medicine is personalized care.
- Former U.S. Army Ranger Sean ParnellFormer U.S. Army Ranger Sean Parnell
Author of the best seller Outlaw Platoon, Parnell shares the horrific event that he experienced on his first day of combat and discusses the need for more support for vets returning home.
- Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse TysonAstrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson
The Space Chronicles author explains why space is the ultimate frontier and comments on the future of U.S. space exploration.
- Writer-producer Matthew WeinerWriter-producer Matthew Weiner
The award-winning writer-producer discusses the Emmy-winning Mad Men series that he created and talks about the show’s future with AMC.