Tag: Entertainment
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Interview
Airdate: May 17, 2011

Multiple Grammy winner talks about her new project with the Siss Boom Bang band, the critically acclaimed “Sing it Loud.”

May 10th, 2011

I can always rely upon The Criterion Collection to consistently release great films I’ve never heard of, from things like the bizarre and hilarious series Fishing With John to the dark and disturbing Fat Girl. The latter, which came out on DVD earlier this month, is one of the strangest, most shocking and thought-provoking films [...]

May 8th, 2011

No one in the music scene knows much about Abel Tesfaye, aka The Weeknd (sic), but they know this: the kid’s got something special. Back in March, The Weeknd, a Toronto-based R&B performer, self-released a debut album called “House of Balloons,” offering it (in an increasingly prevalent trend right now in new music) as a [...]

Betty White
Interview
Airdate: May 12, 2011

Veteran actress-turned-author Betty White shares some of her observations and humorous stories from her candid new memoir, If You Ask Me (And of Course You Won’t).

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Interview
Airdate: May 11, 2011

Actor Malcolm McDowell discusses his star turn in the controversial film A Clockwork Orange, which remains a classic 40 years after its release.

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Interview
Airdate: May 11, 2011

Multiple Grammy-winning legend Dionne Warwick talks about her nearly 50 years in the business and the new direction of her latest CD, “Only Trust Your Heart.”

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Interview
Airdate: May 9, 2011

Oscar-nominated filmmaker Morgan Spurlock talks about Pom Wonderful Presents: The Greatest Movie Ever Sold—his new documentary on the impact of ever-present branding messages in the daily lives of consumers.

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Interview
Airdate: May 5, 2011

Rapper-turned-actor Ice-T reflects on his journey from the streets of South Central L.A. and his decision to turn away from a life of crime, which he chronicles in his memoir, Ice.

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Interview
Airdate: April 28, 2011

Tavis talks with award-winning movie mogul Harvey Weinstein about his latest film, the animated feature Hoodwinked Too! Hood vs. Evil, and his career as co-founder of both Miramax Films and The Weinstein Company.

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Interview
Airdate: April 29, 2011

In the final night of shows from NY, Tavis talks with celebrated dancer-choreographer and soon-to-be artistic director of the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater Robert Battle.