TV Episodes Full List of Tavis Smiley Episodes

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Below is a complete Tavis Smiley episode list that spans the show's entire TV run. Photos from the individual Tavis Smiley episodes are listed along with the Tavis Smiley episode names when available, as are the dates of the original airing of the episode. Tavis Smiley episodes from every season can be seen below, along with fun facts about who directed the episodes, the stars of the and sometimes even information like shooting locations and original air dates. Everything from “Andrew Ross Sorkin, Lang Lang” to “Dr. Ian Smith, Stanley Greene” is included below. Are you remembering a funny scene but can't think of the name that the Tavis Smiley episode is from? Scroll below and you'll find what you're looking for.

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Kristin Scott Thomas, Don Guter Jan 26 2009 -

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Stephen J. Cannell, Janis Kearney Jan 27 2009 -

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Sen. Roland Burris, M.I.A. Jan 28 2009 -

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Mickey Rourke Jan 29 2009 -

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Danny Boyle Jan 30 2009 -

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Dr. Martin Indyk, Viola Davis Feb 02 2009 -

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Garry Shandling Feb 03 2009 -

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Sean Penn Feb 04 2009 -

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Danny Glover, Q-Tip Feb 05 2009 -

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Ashford & Simpson Feb 06 2009 -

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Suze Orman Feb 09 2009 -

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Melissa Leo, Carlos Moore Feb 10 2009 -

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Greg Mortenson, Sen. Robert Menendez Feb 11 2009 -

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Graham Nash Feb 12 2009 -

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Neil deGrasse Tyson, David Denby Feb 13 2009 -

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Former President Jimmy Carter Feb 16 2009 -

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Lamont Dozier, Raphael Saadiq Feb 17 2009 -

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Dr. Palitha Kohona, Ravi Nessman Feb 18 2009 -

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2009 Oscar nominees Feb 19 2009 -

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Joan Baez Feb 20 2009 -

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T.C. Boyle Feb 23 2009 -

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Esperanza Spalding, Adam Cohen Feb 24 2009 -

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Bill Maher Feb 25 2009 -

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Bryan Cranston, Becky Quick Feb 26 2009 -

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Jeffrey Sachs, T.C. Boyle Feb 27 2009 -

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Neko Case, Rep. Marsha Blackburn Mar 09 2009 -

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Ian McShane, Thomas Ricks Mar 10 2009 -

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Robert Gates Mar 11 2009 -

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Gov. Jennifer Granholm, Noah Wyle Mar 12 2009 -

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Felicity Huffman, Tony Dungy Mar 13 2009 -

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Dan Baum, Bill Paxton Mar 16 2009 -

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EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson, Bobby Womack Mar 17 2009 -

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Timothy Hutton, Thomas P.M. Barnett Mar 18 2009 -

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Tricia Rose, Zoe Heller Mar 19 2009 -

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Christopher Guest, Harry Shearer, Michael McKean Mar 20 2009 -

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Simon Baker, Newt Gingrich Mar 23 2009 -

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Dr. Keith Black, The-Dream Mar 24 2009 -

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A tribute to John Hope Franklin Mar 25 2009 -

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Carla Harris, Bobby Cannavale Mar 26 2009 -

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Judith Jamison, Israel Houghton Mar 28 2009 -

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Judith Jamison Mar 27 2009 -

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Emmanuel Jal, Sen. Kent Conrad Mar 30 2009 -

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Jaime Pressly, William Cohan Mar 31 2009 -

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A tribute to Marvin Gaye Apr 01 2009 -

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Carlos Santana Apr 02 2009 -

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Israel Houghton, Seth Davis Apr 03 2009 -

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Kevin Spacey Apr 06 2009 -

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Liberian President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf Apr 07 2009 -

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Ray Liotta, Gary Locke Apr 08 2009 -

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James Ingram, Nandan Nilekani Apr 09 2009 -