Tag: Entertainment
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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.

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Interview
Airdate: January 30, 2012

The Oscar-nominated writer-director of The Artist recounts how he knew the silent film would work and shares what it took to get the project off the ground.

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Interview
Airdate: February 2, 2012

The co-exec producer of HBO’s Luck reflects on why the writing is so addictive and challenging and shares what it’s like to work with horses on the show.

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Interview
Airdate: January 27, 2012
WEB EXCLUSIVE VIDEO

The four-time Grammy winner, out with the new album “Soul 2,” discusses his separation from Heidi Klum, shares the two songs that he believes are the best songs ever written and offers his thoughts on President Obama’s singing voice.

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Interview
Airdate: January 23, 2012

Tavis devotes tonight’s show to the legacy of the three-time Grammy-winning blues matriarch.