Tavis Smiley
Talk Show Host

Allegations Summary:
Sexual Harassment
Industry:
Alleged Victim Gender:
Female

Tavis Smiley is a talk show host best known for his work on the public radio program The Tavis Smiley Show.

In December 2017, Smiley was suspended from his PBS program after allegations emerged that he “had sexual relationships with multiple staff members, some of which reportedly felt that their relationship with the TV host was connected to their employment status.”

In a Facebook post, Smiley denied the allegations and said that he’d only has “a consensual relationship with a colleague years ago.”

Film/TV Appearances
as cast member
Protection Not Protest: The People of Standing Rock
2016
Sinister
Anchor
2012
Still Bill
Himself
2010
Stand
2009
The Boondocks (TV Series - 1 Episode)
2005
The Colbert Report (TV Series - 1 Episode)
2005
Life O The Party: On the Road with Prince and the New Power Generation
Himself
2004
Fatherhood (TV Series - 1 Episode)
2004
Tavis Smiley (TV Series - 605 Episodes)
Himself - Host
2004
Real Time with Bill Maher (TV Series - 1 Episode)
2003
American Dreams (TV Series - 1 Episode)
2002
The Parkers (TV Series - 1 Episode)
1999
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah (TV Series - 1 Episode)
Himself
1996
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series - 3 Episodes)
1992
Meet the Press (TV Series - 1 Episode)
1947