Tag: Entertainment
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Interview
Airdate: May 4, 2011

Award-winning actress Loretta Devine, one of the original “Dreamgirls,” talks about her newest feature release, Jumping the Broom.

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Interview
Airdate: May 3, 2011

Grammy-winning funk icon Bootsy Collins shares lessons learned from James Brown and George Clinton and describes working on his new CD with people not known for music—like Dr. Cornel West and Rev. Al Sharpton.

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Interview
Airdate: May 16, 2011

Emmy-winning TV icon talks about his return to the small screen in the CBS hit Blue Bloods and in his latest Jesse Stone installment.

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Interview
Airdate: May 5, 2011

Actor-director Kenneth Branagh explains the evolution of his career from Shakespeare interpreter to comics director, with the new action/fantasy film Thor, based on the Marvel superhero.

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Interview
Airdate: May 6, 2011

Grammy-winning neo-soul singer-songwriter Raphael Saadiq discusses his roots as a bass guitarist and explains why it took him so long to become comfortable as a front man; he also performs a track from his new CD, “Stone Rollin’.”

April 23rd, 2011

I’ve just come across the work of a filmmaking team called Everynone, and I thought I’d share it. Films on simple ideas…symmetry, words or even just moments in time where not much happens. They’re all beautifully shot and perfectly simple. Economy of style at its best. I like this one quite a lot, but they’re [...]

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Interview
Airdate: April 22, 2011

Rock icon explains why he’s so transparent at this point in his life and describes his new CD—one of the most talked about projects of the year.

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Interview
Airdate: April 20, 2011

Twelve-time Grammy-winning singer-songwriter explains her passion for rescuing dogs, finding her own voice in music and the track about Emmett Till on her latest CD.

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Interview
Airdate: April 19, 2011

Actress reflects on the risk in combining her occupation with her activism and comments on whether she remains hopeful, given all that she’s seen in her humanitarian work.

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Interview
Airdate: April 15, 2011

Entertainment exec explains the concept of his book on success, Tell to Win.