Tavis Smiley Partners with WNET

December 20th, 2010

Tavis Smiley

Host Tavis Smiley has entered into a new co-production partnership with WNET to continue production on his popular national talk show, Tavis Smiley.

The program will continue to film in Los Angeles, with occasional tapings at the Tisch WNET Studios at Lincoln Center.  The partnership was announced at the Tisch WNET Studios by WNET President and CEO Neal Shapiro and Tavis Smiley.

Tavis Smiley features interviews with a unique mix of newsmakers, including  politicians, entertainers, athletes, and authors.  The show debuted in 2004, and is about to embark on its 8th season with PBS.

Tavis Smiley airs weeknights  at midnight on THIRTEEN.

Watch Smiley’s recent interview on At the Paley Center:

Watch Tavis Smiley‘s special report on New Orleans five years after Hurricane Katrina, New Orleans: Been in the Storm Too Long: