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I SEE U, Episode 87: The Souls of Russell Hornsby [Encore]

Posted on · Critically acclaimed actor Russell Hornsby shares his vulnerability in a compelling, yet intriguing conversation about the challenges of living in truth and finding one’s authentic self, while portraying powerful roles and characters on-stage and on-screen. This episode is an encore of the May 20, 2023 original broadcast. The interview was taped prior to the SAG-AFTRA strike.

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I SEE U, Episode 64: Pursuing A More Perfect Union with Legal Expert Jeffery Robinson [Encore]

Posted on · Racial justice activist and legal expert, Jeffery Robinson, admits that he’s not about bashing America or making someone feel guilty about what happened hundreds of years ago—he simply holds a passionate advocacy for providing new perspectives on the truth of our American history. This episode is an encore of the October 29, 2022 original broadcast.

Rock 'n' Roll Icon Little Richard Penniman. Director of the Little Richard: I Am Everything documentary, Lisa Cortes.

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I SEE U, Episode 82: Sorry Y’all… It Wasn’t Elvis with Filmmaker Lisa Cortés [Encore]

Posted on · Academy Award®-nominated, Emmy-winning producer and film director, Lisa Cortès, provides fresh perspective and analysis about her latest documentary that uncovers surprising revelations about musical legend, Little Richard. This episode is an encore of the April 15, 2023 original broadcast.

Center image, Director Elegance Bratton (All outer images are from the movie The Inspection) Top Left- Actress Gabrielle Union and Actor Jeremy Pope, Top Right - Actor Jeremy Pope, Left Center - Actor Jeremy Pope and Raul Castillo, Right Center - Actress Gabrielle Union, Bottom Left - Actor Jeremy Pope and Aubrey Joseph, Bottom right - Actor Bokeem Woodbine and Raul Castillo

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I SEE U, Episode 68: Storytelling Elegance in God, Fear & Sex with Elegance Bratton [Encore]

Posted on · Acclaimed writer/director, Elegance Bratton, shares deeply, personal insight into the tumultuous relationship with his mother as I SEE U takes a provocative look at THE INSPECTION – a compelling, autobiographical film about a young Black, gay man seeking acceptance by joining the military. This episode is an encore of the December 3rd, 2022 original broadcast.

Dr. Javoris Hollingsworth, Dr. Arlene Gordon-Hollingsworth and Graceyn Hollingsworth, the creators of the YouTube show Gracie's Corner.

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I SEE U, Episode 80: Sweet Sounds of Amazing Gracie [Encore]

Posted on · The Houston family behind the visually popular YouTube channel, “Gracie’s Corner,” reveals how their digital platform showcasing their daughter highlights Black culture through education, the importance of family and empowers millions of children worldwide. This episode is an encore of the April 1st, 2023 original broadcast.

White House Press Secretary Karine Jean-Pierre

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I SEE U, Episode 89: Hope Is Stronger Than Pride with Karine Jean-Pierre

Posted on · White House Press Secretary Karine Jean-Pierre shares her perspective as to what it will take to bridge a divided America and why she’s so open about her queerness in an exclusive conversation on I SEE U with Eddie Robinson.

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I SEE U, Episode 88: The Blood-Stained Banner Of Juneteenth

Posted on · Filmmaker Dru Holley and historian Cale Carter use JUNETEENTH as a backdrop and examine the untold history and complex legacy of the Buffalo Soldiers, the all-Black military regiments who primarily served on the Western frontier following the Civil War.

Award-winning Blues Artist Ruthie Foster

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I SEE U, Episode 77: The Thrill is Ruthie Foster [Encore]

Posted on · Four-time Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter and Navy veteran, Ruthie Foster speaks candidly about how the U.S. military served as an escape for her and many others in sparsely populated areas who simply desired so much more out of life. his episode is an encore of the March 4, 2023 original broadcast.

Grammy Award-Winning R&B/pop songwriting and record production team, Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis
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Top Left: Actors Clare-Hope Ashitey, Russell Hornsby and Regina King, all other images: Russell Hornsby

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I SEE U, Episode 87: The Souls of Russell Hornsby

Posted on · Critically acclaimed actor Russell Hornsby shares his vulnerability in a compelling, yet intriguing conversation about the challenges of living in truth and finding one’s authentic self, while portraying powerful roles and characters on-stage and on-screen. This interview was taped prior to the SAG-AFTRA strike.

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British Nigerian Bel-Air actor, Jimmy Akingbola

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I SEE U, Episode 85: The Fresh Prince of Foster Care with Actor Jimmy Akingbola

Posted on · Born in London to Nigerian immigrants, British actor Jimmy Akingbola shares his personal narrative as a child in foster care—an experience that inspired his character’s storyline in the hit Peacock series, BEL-AIR.

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I SEE U, Episode 84: Wading in Crystal Waters

Posted on · House music legend Crystal Waters managed to avoid a career in selling houses to answer her calling as an award-winning singer-songwriter in a genre once labeled as niche and not real music.

Pictured Left to Right: Left - Kelvin Harrison Jr. as Joseph Bologne, Chevalier de Saint-Georges from the film Chevalier, Middle- Oscar Nominated and Emmy Award winning composer Kris Bowers, Right: Kelvin Harrison Jr. as Joseph Bologne, Chevalier de Saint-Georges and Joseph Prowen as Mozart from the film Chevalier

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I SEE U, Episode 83: An Erasure of Black Excellence with Kris Bowers

Posted on · Award-winning film composer and genre-defying musician, Kris Bowers, shares insight into how he’s shaped his remarkably versatile career and what steered his passion to working on his latest project, Chevalier.