Tag: Entertainment
forest-whitaker-2011-02-22
Interview
Airdate: February 22, 2011

Oscar and Emmy winner discusses his passion for stories that display humanity and connections between individuals.

academy-award-preview-2011-02-21
Interview
Airdate: February 21, 2011

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

esperanza-spalding-2011-02-18
Interview
Airdate: February 18, 2011

Spalding demonstrates the skills that earned her this year’s Best New Artist Grammy—a first for a jazz artist in the 53-year history of the Awards.

ne-yo-2011-02-16
Interview
Airdate: February 16, 2011

Grammy-winning singer-songwriter discusses one of his idols, the late Michael Jackson, as well as his acting career and the new film Battle: Los Angeles.

wynton-marsalis-2011-02-15
Interview
Airdate: February 15, 2011

Jazz heavyweight and nine-time Grammy winner discusses the long-term price Americans are paying for abandoning arts in education and analyzes their confusion of entertainment with arts.

maria-bello-2011-02-11
Interview
Airdate: February 11, 2011

Bello, one of the stars of the new film The Company Men, talks about sexism in business and her ongoing work in Haiti, which pre-dated the 2010 quake.

randy-newman-2011-02-11
Interview
Airdate: February 11, 2011

Oscar-, Emmy- and Grammy-winning composer-songwriter explains why he doesn’t like writing.

Interview
Airdate: February 10, 2011

Lee performs a track from his latest CD, ‘Mission Bell.’

john-legend-2011-02-09
Interview
Airdate: February 9, 2011

Six-time Grammy winner and self-described ‘political junkie’ explains why he wanted to team up with The Roots for his new CD.

clive-davis-2011-02-08
Interview
Airdate: February 8, 2011

Music exec legend and Rock and Roll Hall of Famer explains how he discovered his talented ‘ear’ although he never played an instrument and shares the key ingredient for discovering musical artists.