http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365027963/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=falseThe Oscar nominee recounts some of her struggles as a woman, a Muslim and an Iranian, as detailed in her memoir, "The Alley of Love and Yellow Jasmines."/episodes/get/9502/episode/9502Tavis Smiley: Actress Shohreh Aghdashloo/episode-player/9502
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365026268/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=falseThe Council on Foreign Relations president unpacks his text, "Foreign Policy Begins at Home."
/episodes/get/9487/episode/9487Tavis Smiley: CFR president Richard Haass/episode-player/9487
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365026261/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=falseOne of the greatest MLB pitchers of all time, Gooden shares stories of his personal and professional challenges, as detailed in his candid memoir, "Doc."
/episodes/get/9474/episode/9474Tavis Smiley: Former MLB pitcher Dwight Gooden/episode-player/9474
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365025685/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=falseOscar winner Fellowes and actress McGovern talk about their critically acclaimed and Emmy-winning period drama series, "Downton Abbey."
/episodes/get/9475/episode/9475Tavis Smiley: Julian Fellowes & Elizabeth McGovern /episode-player/9475
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365025522/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=falseAn activist in her own right, Evers-Williams reflects on the legacy of her slain husband, civil rights hero, Medgar Evers.
/episodes/get/9461/episode/9461Tavis Smiley: Civil rights advocate Myrlie Evers-Williams/episode-player/9461
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365023150/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=falseThe Oscar-nominated writer and series showrunner talks about his latest projects: the film "Much Ado About Nothing" and the upcoming series "Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D."/episodes/get/9433/episode/9433Tavis Smiley: Writer-director Joss Whedon/episode-player/9433
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2274240348/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=falseCBN?s chief political correspondent dissects Romney?s conservatism and how the media portrays the GOP candidate; he also discusses his text on the Tea Party, Teavangelicals.
/episodes/get/9052/episode/9052Tavis Smiley: CBNâ€™s David Brody/episode-player/9052
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2274240857/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=falseThe actress of Two and a Half Men fame talks about her latest film, Hello I Must Be Going, wanting to become a more versatile actress and navigating the entertainment industry while being shy.
/episodes/get/3282/episode/3282Tavis Smiley: Actress Melanie Lynskey/episode-player/3282
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2274587075/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=falseThe author of the new text, How to Really Ruin Your Financial Life and Portfolio, weighs in on abortion, the defense budget, the economy, poverty and how voters choose their candidate.
/episodes/get/9051/episode/9051Tavis Smiley: Economist Ben Stein/episode-player/9051
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2274988398/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=falseThe Emmy-winning star of The Closer dishes about the show?s conclusion after a seven-year run, Hollywood marriages and her new film, The Possession.
/episodes/get/3277/episode/3277Tavis Smiley: Actress Kyra Sedgwick/episode-player/3277
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2275868718/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=falseThe celebrated guitarist shares the inspiration behind his latest project, ?Election Special,? and assesses the future of sociopolitical music.
/episodes/get/9050/episode/9050Tavis Smiley: Guitarist Ry Cooder/episode-player/9050
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