The filmmaker and adjunct professor at NYU’s Center for Global Affairs talks about the history of cultural overlap between the U.S. and the nation of Cuba.
The Slumdog Millionaire actress talks about her new role in the film Desert Dancer, about a secret group of dancers in Iran.
The young rapper, actor, and entrepreneur talks about his multiple projects, and how he has embraced the changing media landscape to share his art.
The NAACP Image and SAG Award winning actor, producer, activist and author talks about his role in the new film Blackbird.
The legendary singer-songwriter reflects on his career, and shares what it’s like to be among this year’s inductees into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
The legendary South African trumpeter reflects on his native country’s anti-apartheid struggle, and what the past twenty years of freedom have meant to his homeland.
The Academy Award nominated documentarian lifts the curtain on a secretive group of ‘spin doctors’ in his new film Merchants of Doubt.
The Emmy winning actress talks about her latest film, I’ll See You In My Dreams, and discusses her work with the Oral Cancer Foundation.
The Director of the Ralph J. Bunche Center for African American Studies at UCLA discusses the recently released “2015 Hollywood Diversity Report.”
The two-time Grammy winner shares on her new project, “Coming Forth By Day,” which serves as a tribute to the great Billie Holiday.