http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365247359/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=falseBrooks reflects on his career and shares his thoughts on his classic Western spoof, "Blazing Saddles," 40 years later./episodes/get/12765/episode/12765Tavis Smiley: Comedian-filmmaker Mel Brooks ? Part 1/episode-player/12765
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365247360/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=falseThe filmmaking legend has stories to tell and recounts a few in the conclusion of his two-part conversation./episodes/get/12764/episode/12764Tavis Smiley: Comedian-filmmaker Mel Brooks ? Part 2/episode-player/12764
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365244116/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=falseThe British filmmaker discusses the kinds of films she likes to make and the buzz around her recently released feature, "Belle."
/episodes/get/12730/episode/12730Tavis Smiley: Director-writer Amma Asante/episode-player/12730
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365235642/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=falseThe broadcast veteran weighs in on the Donald Sterling scandal and shares his thoughts on racism and segregation in 2014.
/episodes/get/12615/episode/12615Tavis Smiley: Talk show host Larry King/episode-player/12615
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365092348/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=falseDescribed as having “the next great voice in jazz,” Porter reflects on his rise as a major talent.
/episodes/get/10516http://wgby.org/episode/10516Tavis Smiley: Jazz vocalist Gregory Porter/episode-player/10516
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365029679/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=falseThe four-time Grammy winner talks about her four-year absence from the public eye and her new CD, "SongVersation."
/episodes/get/9530http://wgby.org/episode/9530Tavis Smiley: Singer-songwriter India.Arie/episode-player/9530
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365231713/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=falseA journalist, historian and social critic, the award-winning writer dissects her latest text, "Living with a Wild God."
/episodes/get/12516http://wgby.org/episode/12516Tavis Smiley: Writer Barbara Ehrenreich/episode-player/12516
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2341118427/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=falseThe social psychologist challenges the notion that most people are fair and willing to take others as they are.
/episodes/get/8959http://wgby.org/episode/8959Tavis Smiley: Social psychologist Anthony Greenwald/episode-player/8959
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365143290/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=falseThe Hall of Famer and one of basketball's living legends shares stories from his first-ever book, his autobiography "Dr. J."
/episodes/get/11191http://wgby.org/episode/11191Tavis Smiley: NBA great Julius "Dr. J" Erving/episode-player/11191
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