Tag: Entertainment
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Interview
Airdate: March 2, 2012

The director and producer of Game Change, the new HBO dramatization of the 2008 presidential campaign, talks about VP candidate Sarah Palin and whether the filmmakers “went soft” on Sen. John McCain.

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Interview
Airdate: February 28, 2012

The outspoken and controversial singer-songwriter—whose new CD is “How About I Be Me (And You Be You)?”—explains why she wrote such a romantic album and shares who her muse was for this project.

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Interview
Airdate: February 27, 2012

The Tony-nominated actress-filmmaker explains how being out of sync with her peer group served as inspiration for her latest acting vehicle, Friends with Kids, the new comedy which she also wrote, directed and produced.

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Interview
Airdate: February 24, 2012

Tavis revisits highlights of his conversations with several of this year’s Oscar nominees.

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Interview
Airdate: February 22, 2012

The multitalented comedian-actor-musician and author of The Ten, Make That Nine, Habits of Very Organized People. Make That Ten. explains what, artistically, he gets out of using Twitter and plays a tune from his Grammy-nominated bluegrass CD, “Rare Bird Alert.”

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Interview
Airdate: February 21, 2012

The co-exec producer of and actor in Showtime’s House of Lies shares what it’s like to play a character that was not written explicitly for a Black man.

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Interview
Airdate: February 15, 2012

The two-time Oscar nominee discusses her latest project, The Tsunami and the Cherry Blossom, and recounts her experience in Japan a few weeks after that country’s earthquake, tsunami and nuclear disaster.

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Interview
Airdate: February 14, 2012

The Grammy-winning singer-songwriter reflects on what it was like working with powerhouse producer Babyface and the advantages and disadvantages of “crossing over” musically.

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Interview
Airdate: February 16, 2012

The musician-actor and writer, exec producer and star of Lilyhammer shares how his series became the first original show on Netflix.

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Interview
Airdate: February 9, 2012

The Oscar-nominated actresses passionately discuss their roles in The Help and have a spirited debate about the ambivalence many people have regarding their roles in the film.