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  • Singer Aaron Neville

    The four-time Grammy Award-winning singer shares the history behind his tribute to doo-wop on his new CD, “My True Story.”

    Air Date: January 31, 2013
    Singer Aaron Neville
    January 31, 2013 | 26:46
  • Comedian-actor Bob Newhart

    The TV veteran and comedy icon reflects on his first primetime Emmy win after more than 50 years in show business.

    Air Date: September 27, 2013
    Comedian-actor Bob Newhart
    September 27, 2013 | 26:42
  • Sociologist Katherine Newman

    Twenty years after the fall of apartheid and the first free elections in South Africa, Newman takes a look at the country today and discusses her text, After Freedom.

    Air Date: April 10, 2014
    Sociologist Katherine Newman
    April 10, 2014
  • Singer-songwriter Randy Newman

    Oscar-, Emmy- and Grammy-winning composer-songwriter explains why he doesn’t like writing.

    Air Date: February 11, 2011
    Singer-songwriter Randy Newman
    February 11, 2011
  • California Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom

    California’s lieutenant governor and former San Francisco mayor explains his text, Citizenville, about the future of government in the digital age.

    Air Date: February 26, 2013
    California Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom
    February 26, 2013 | 26:46
  • Actress Thandie Newton

    The Crash co-star explains her lead role in DirecTV’s new original series, Rogue.

    Air Date: March 27, 2013
    Actress Thandie Newton
    March 27, 2013 | 26:46
  • Singer-actress Olivia Newton-John

    Singer-actress reflects on her 40 years in entertainment and 18 years as a breast cancer survivor.

    Air Date: October 18, 2010
    Singer-actress Olivia Newton-John
    October 18, 2010 | 12:50
  • Political journalist John Nichols

    The pioneering political blogger unpacks Dollarocracy, the text in which he looks at how unbridled campaign spending defines U.S. politics.

    Air Date: October 25, 2013
    Political journalist John Nichols
    October 25, 2013 | 26:46
  • Actress Nichelle Nichols

    Actress talks about Duke Ellington’s influence on her early career and Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s advice to her on her history-making role as one of the stars of the original Star Trek series

    Air Date: January 11, 2011
    Actress Nichelle Nichols
    January 11, 2011 | 13:10
  • Actress Julianne Nicholson

    One of the stars of August: Osage County, Nicholson discusses her role in the new Sundance TV original series, The Red Road.

    Air Date: February 26, 2014
    Actress Julianne Nicholson
    February 26, 2014 | 09:29
  • Documentary filmmaker Peter Nicks

    The Emmy-winning filmmaker shares lessons learned in making his new documentary on healthcare in the U.S., The Waiting Room.

    Air Date: October 24, 2012
    Documentary filmmaker Peter Nicks
    October 24, 2012 | 00:00
  • Animator Floyd Norman

    The Disney legend reviews his long and varied career as an animator, including his work on The Jungle Book.

    Air Date: February 11, 2014
    Animator Floyd Norman
    February 11, 2014 | 26:36
  • Opera singer Jessye Norman

    Tavis: Trying to find the right word here. I am pleased, I am honored, I am humbled, I am delighted, I’m just crazy to have Jessye Norman on this program tonight. The legendary soprano has been an acclaimed and inspirational voice in music for many of us for many years now. Last year, she released [...]

    Air Date: July 22, 2011
    Opera singer Jessye Norman
    July 22, 2011 | 23:48
  • Actor-activist Edward Norton

    Oscar-nominated actor discusses spiritual authenticity and the notion of judging and being judged as it plays out in his new film.

    Air Date: October 8, 2010
    Actor-activist Edward Norton
    October 8, 2010 | 14:00