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 Jan 19, 2021


Join Jada Pinkett-Smith, her daughter Willow Smith and mother Adrienne Banfield-Norris as they open their home for a series of groundbreaking and healing conversations. Red Table Talk, a Facebook Watch Original, brings together three generations of women to tackle the most provocative topics of today, from race and sexuality to infidelity and addiction. No topic is off limits.  Take a seat at the table by listening to the Red Table Talk podcast. A production of Facebook Watch and Westbrook Audio

Episode Date
Why Are Women Mean to Each Other?
Former rivals and sports journalists, Jemele Hill and Cari Champion, come to the Table to discuss why Black women often don’t support each other, and how difficult mother-daughter relationships can lead to toxic female friendships. Plus, Jada shares her own painful story about being betrayed by a former female friend.
Jan 19, 2021
Sexual Consent: What Every Woman Should Know
Amber Rose, Rumer Willis and DeAndre Levy come to the Table to share their own experiences with sexual consent. When you don’t say yes, but don’t say no, who’s at fault? Everyone shares their opinion on the next RTT
Jan 14, 2021
Mom Shaming: The New Epidemic
 With mom shaming at an all-time, @Jessica Alba and @Ashley Graham come to the Table to share their experiences as frequent targets. Jada shares her own stories of being mom shamed and Willow reveals how that affected her. Plus, RTT Favorite, Dr. Ramani reveals the devastating effects mom shaming can have
Jan 12, 2021
Fed Up and Fired Up: Ice Cube’s Bold Plan for Black America
Rapper and movie star Ice Cube has had enough! On this important RTT, Cube reveals his groundbreaking "Contract With Black America”, and the changes he believes are necessary to properly address racial inequality for Black Americans. Political commentator Van Jones also joins the conversation, and NFL star Brandon Marshall and Willow share how they felt the first time they voted.
Jan 07, 2021
Life Changing Lessons with Brené Brown
Are you struggling with shame, guilt, fear or self-doubt? World-renowned expert Brené Brown joins the table to help! Willow admits what it felt like to be shamed by her parents, and Jada has a revelation about her codependency
Jan 05, 2021
Jada and Will: Their First One-on-One Conversation"
On this special Father's Day episode, Jada sits down with Will for one of the most intimate and vulnerable conversations the couple has ever shared. Will and Jada reflect on their 23 years of parenting, including the lessons they've learned, the failures they've overcome and how Will's divorce from his first wife shaped his approach as a father and husband. Plus, never-before-seen Smith family home videos and Father's Day surprises from Trey, Jaden & Willow.
Dec 31, 2020
Black America In Crisis
Jada, Gammy and Willow address the state of emergency within Black America - from racism to police brutality, white supremacy to “Karens” and even cancel culture. Joining this special RTT: Legendary Civil Rights leader Dr. Angela Davis and the woman who gave the most powerful speech of this generation – activist Tamika Mallory
Dec 29, 2020
First Ladies of the NBA: Meet the Curry’s
It’s a Red Table Road Trip! Jada, Gammy and Willow travel to North Carolina to the private home of NBA Royalty to meet the Queens of the Curry Dynasty! Basketball superstar Steph Curry’s wife Ayesha Curry , his mother, little sister and future sister in law get real about everything from anxiety issues to flirtatious female fans. It’s Real Talk with REAL NBA wives.
Dec 24, 2020
Molested as a Young Boy: An NBA Star Breaks His Silence
Former NBA player Keyon Dooling is one of the few brave men to come forward with his story of childhood abuse, and how keeping it a secret for years drove him to a mental institution.
Dec 22, 2020
Introducing: Jill Scott Presents: J.ill The Podcast
Jill Scott, Laiya St.Clair, and Aja Graydon-Dantzler introduce J.ill, a podcast where they have conversations to spark conversation. The three longtime friends and entertainment icons have heart-to-hearts where there's room for affirmation, questioning, and disagreement. Getting older, rumors, cultural theft – trust that Laiya, Aja, and Jill will keep it 100% on topics that you love and ones that may make you uncomfortable. Join them on J.ill as they ask big questions and celebrate small joys. Listen and subscribe to Jill Scott Presents: J.ill the Podcast on the iHeartRadio App, Apple Podcasts, or wherever you get your podcasts.
Dec 18, 2020
What Snoop Dogg Wants Everyone to Know
Entertainment Icon Snoop Dogg comes to the Table for a healing talk about the controversial statements he made about Gayle King, what led to his apology and what he’s learned since
Dec 17, 2020
Smith Family Medical Results Revealed
After undergoing medical testing as a family, the Smiths receive their test results – including a big surprise for one family member. Plus, world-renowned Doctor Mark Hyman shares what you should eat to turn your health around now.
Dec 15, 2020
Ask Us Anything
We're turning the Table! Jada, Willow, and Gammy answer your burning questions about marriage, rumors and blending families. Plus, an update from Jordyn Woods’ Red Table Talk.
Dec 10, 2020
T.I. and Tiny: Back from the Brink of Divorce (Part 2)
T.I. and his wife Tiny are back at the Red Table to share the ups and downs of their marriage, including public controversies, prison, infidelity and filing for divorce.
Dec 08, 2020
Rapper T.I. and His Wife Tiny Set The Record Straight
Rapper and actor T.I. comes to the Table with his wife Tiny to address the controversy around him taking his daughter to the gynecologist to ensure she’s still a virgin. Part 1 of a special 2-part Red Table Talk
Dec 03, 2020
Loving and Losing Whitney Houston: Robyn Crawford Speaks Out
Whitney Houston's close friend and confidante Robyn Crawford breaks her silence, revealing the closely guarded truth about their friendship, their romance, and her volatile marriage.
Dec 01, 2020
Surviving Addiction: A Path to Healing
Jada and Gammy are joined by comedian and family friend TOMMY DAVIDSON to discuss his experiences around racism, abuse, and addiction. From being abandoned as an infant, to learning how to overcome the pain of his past, Tommy comes to the Table to share his story
Nov 26, 2020
Demi Moore and Her Daughters
For the first time, Demi Moore and daughters Rumer & Tallulah Willis come to the Table to share intimate details about Demi’s best-selling memoir “Inside Out,” the difficulties of their traumatic mother-daughter relationship, Demi's life threatening addiction, as well as the men in her life and why their family didn’t speak for three years.
Nov 24, 2020
Introducing: 'POOG with Kate Berlant and Jacqueline Novak'
Wellness is a trillion-dollar industry full of scams and snake oil salesmen but comedians and best friends Kate Berlant and Jacqueline Novak just can’t get enough. Join them as they try products and practices, consult healers and experts, and ask the ultimate question: is it truly wellness they’re after or just the thrill of the chase? POOG is brought to you by Big Money Players and iHeartRadio. Listen on the iHeartRadio App, Apple Podcasts, or wherever you get your podcasts.
Nov 19, 2020
The Narcissism Epidemic
Where do you fall on the narcissism scale? Renowned psychologist Dr. Ramani Durvasula sits down with Jada, Willow and Gammy for a revealing discussion around self-obsession, and explains how to both identify and manage the narcissists in your life.
Nov 19, 2020
Raised by White Parents: A Black Adoptee Speaks
Jada, Willow and Gammy sit down with Angela Tucker, a black woman who was raised by white parents, to discuss the struggles of transracial adoptees.
Nov 17, 2020
Alicia Keys: Uncensored
Grammy winner Alicia Keys joins Jada for a very special episode of Red Table. From her personal struggles and insecurities, to revelations about her marriage and true stories behind some of her biggest songs, the usually private Alicia Keys is uncensored and revealing like never before.
Nov 12, 2020
Living Your Truth: A Transgender Pastor Speaks Out
Jada, Willow, and Gammy sit down with Pastor Paula Williams, a transgender woman who risked her job, family and friendships in order to live her truth. Plus — Paula shares what she’s learned from her experiences living as both a man and a woman.
Nov 10, 2020
Chelsea Handler Confronts White Privilege
Chelsea Handler comes to the table to reveal eye-opening truths about her past and confronts her own white privilege.
Nov 05, 2020
Will Smith's Emergency Family Meeting
For the first time ever, the entire Smith family is at the Red Table as Will Smith surprises Jada Pinkett Smith by calling an emergency family meeting. Intimate family secrets are revealed, as Will shares his private struggle with the RTT Community
Nov 03, 2020
Should White People Adopt Black Children
RTT takes on the controversial topic of interracial adoption. Jada & Gammy are joined by “Sex and The City's” Kristin Davis, a mother of two adopted black children, who's been forced to confront her own white privilege after seeing how differently her own Davis kids have been treated
Oct 29, 2020
Children Forced Into Marriage: A National Disgrace"
In 48 states it's still legal for young girls to be forced into marriage. Two brave women who were child brides share the harrowing details of how they were forced to marry older men and why the laws desperately need to change
Oct 27, 2020
"Unconventional Relationships: Can Multiple Partners Work?"
Jada, Gammy and Willow explore alternatives to conventional marriage as they meet a “throuple” – 2 women and a man in a three-way romantic relationship. Plus, Jada and Willow embarrass Gammy by revealing their thoughts about multiple partner scenarios
Oct 22, 2020
Common: Breaking Destructive Cycles
After years of success as a rapper and actor, Common found himself stuck in a cycle of failed relationships - both romantic and familial. He’s come to the Red Table to discuss his book “Let Love Have The Last Word” and share how he finally broke through the destructive cycles.
Oct 20, 2020
Infidelity: Can Your Relationship Survive?
Jada and Gammy reveal how the infidelities in their lives shaped their views of marriage. Then world-renowned couples therapist Esther Perel comes to the Table and shares how she's helped couples overcome infidelity.
Oct 15, 2020
Ciara: Healing the Emotional Scars
Ciara comes to the Red Table to reveal how she turned her “scars” into “beauty marks”, and discusses her journey from pain and mistrust to her loving marriage to NFL star Russell Wilson
Oct 13, 2020
The Roadblocks Between You and Love
Jada Pinkett Smith , Gammy and Willow Smith are at the Table to discuss how fear, ego and insecurity can get in the way of unconditional love. Then they are joined by former monk-turned internet sensation Jay Shetty and his wife Radhi, as they share their secrets to a happy marriage
Oct 08, 2020
Does Porn Ruin Relationships?
Smith Family secrets are revealed as Jada, Gammy and Willow discuss their feelings about pornography - including Gammy's big TMI bombshell. Then a husband and wife reveal how his lifelong addiction to porn almost destroyed their relationship
Oct 06, 2020
Our Unique Union (Part 2)
Jada Pinkett Smith and Will Smith on how they redefined their marriage.
Oct 01, 2020
Becoming Mr. & Mrs. Smith (Part 1)
Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith reveal the truth behind their relationship, from the day they met to the moments of crisis in their 20-plus year marriage.
Sep 29, 2020
Surviving R. Kelly: An Accuser's Daughter Speaks Out (Pt. 2)
Lisa Vanallen's teenage daughter Akeyla speaks publicly for the first time about her mom’s alleged 10-year abusive relationship with R. Kelly. Renowned psychologisDr. Candice Norcott reveals how abusers manipulate their victims and convince them to stay in the relationship Get Help: visit or call 800 656 HOPE (4673) To be connected to a trained staff member from a sexual assault service provider in your area.  R Kelly has denied all claims relating to sexual assault, domestic violence/abuse and sexual misconduct with minors. His attorney has explicitly denied all allegations made in the docu-series, “Surviving R. Kelly.
Sep 24, 2020
Surviving R. Kelly: The Aftermath (Part 1)
In this two-part Red Table Talk special, Jada Pinkett Smith, Adrienne Banfield-Norris and Willow sit down with R. Kelly accuser Lisa Vanallen as she shares details of her decade-long ordeal with the R&B singer. Get Help: visit or call 800 656 HOPE (4673) To be connected to a trained staff member from a sexual assault service provider in your area.  R Kelly has denied all claims relating to sexual assault, domestic violence/abuse and sexual misconduct with minors. His attorney has explicitly denied all allegations made int eh docu-series, “Surviving R. Kelly” 
Sep 22, 2020
Unpacking White Privilege and Prejudice
Three women from diverse backgrounds join the Red Table to discuss the concept of white privilege, and how it affects the relationships between white women and women of color.
Sep 15, 2020
Cesar Millan: From Illegal Immigrant to American Dream
Jada invites her longtime friend Cesar Millan, the world-renowned "Dog Whisperer," to the Smith home for a conversation about his remarkable journey to America. From his harrowing attempts to cross the border as an illegal immigrant to his international TV stardom, Cesar tells all
Sep 10, 2020
Confronting Mental Illness
Jada reveals her struggles with depression and suicidal thoughts. Grammy-winning rapper Kid Cudi joins the Table and talks about his mental health problems and battle with addiction. If you or someone you know is struggling with mendel health and needs help, please email or Text NAMI to 741741
Sep 08, 2020
Interracial Marriage with Ellen Pompeo
 Grey's Anatomy star Ellen Pompeo opens up about her interracial marriage and the challenges of raising bi-racial children
Sep 03, 2020
Learning To Forgive
Jada Pinkett Smith and her younger brother Caleeb share their deeply personal experience of struggling to forgive the man who hurt them the most - their father.
Sep 01, 2020
Surviving Divorce With Toni Braxton
Jada Pinkett Smith invites good friend Toni Braxton to the Red Table to talk about her public and painful divorce. Toni reveals the real reason her marriage ended, and Adrienne shares what she's learned from each of her three divorces
Aug 27, 2020
Domestic Abuse: When Love Turns Violent
Heartbreaking stories of domestic abuse are revealed when Adrienne shares her traumatic experiences at the hands of Jada's father, the life-threatening event that finally made her leave him and the effect it had on Jada. Willow sits down with a 14-year-old girl who witnessed her mother’s abuse. Get Help:  US National Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-799-7233 Learn More: National Network to End Domestic Violence UK The National Domestic Abuse Helpline 0808 2000 247
Aug 25, 2020
The Racial Divide: Women of Color & White Women
The tough topic of race relations between women is brought to the Red Table with famed diversity educator Jane Elliott.
Aug 20, 2020
Leah Remini: Setting the Record Straight
After years of not speaking, Jada Pinkett Smith and Leah Remini meet at the Table to discuss their very public dispute over Leah’s accusations that Jada and Will Smith are Scientologists
Aug 18, 2020
What Men Really Think About Love
Award-winning rapper Wale and Jane the Virgin star Justin Baldoni come to the Red Table for a vulnerable, eye-opening, and honest conversation about what men want and need in the search for true love.
Aug 13, 2020
Tiffany Haddish in the House!
Comedian Tiffany Haddish is the breakout star of the year! Jada Pinkett Smith invites her Girls Trip co-star and friend over to talk about her sudden rise to fame, unexpected encounters with celebrities, and her favorite male body part.
Aug 11, 2020
EJ & Cookie Johnson: Daring To Be Different
From one of the most well-known families in America, the outspoken E.J. Johnson brings his mother Cookie to the Red Table for a colorful discussion about gender fluidity, individuality, and fashion. He and Willow explain how their generation has very different ideas about gender stereotypes, and how they stay true to themselves in the face of societal expectations.
Aug 06, 2020
Let's Talk About SEX!
We're talking sex. Jada Pinkett Smith reveals everything from losing her virginity to embracing abstinence, and her addiction to sex toys. Willow Smith shares how she first learned about sex, and Adrienne Banfield Norris explains how her introduction to sex created shame in her life.
Aug 04, 2020
Growing Up Smith!
Jaden Smith and Willow Smith reveal what it's like growing up in one of the most famous families in America. Adrienne Banfield Norris (Gammy) wonders if the kids may have been granted too much independence by their parents Jada Pinkett Smith and Will Smith.
Jul 30, 2020
Girls Trippin' with Gabrielle Union
Jada Pinkett Smith and Gabrielle Union have an open discussion about the ups and downs of friendship and the power of sisterhood.
Jul 28, 2020
Surviving Loss
Jada Pinkett Smith reveals the impact of the tragic death of her longtime best friend, Tupac Shakur. While Willow Smith shares a painful secret for the first time. Follow Red Table Talk for episodes and updates, only on Facebook Watch.
Jul 23, 2020
Body Confessions! Jada Tells All At The Table
Jada Pinkett Smith, Willow Smith and Adrienne Banfield Norris get real about body insecurities and explain why every single body is beautiful in its own way.
Jul 21, 2020
Jada Pinkett Smith is joined by Will Smith’s ex-wife, Sheree Elizabeth Zampino for an intimate conversation around their blended family. Make sure to follow Red Table Talk for more updates and episodes!
Jul 16, 2020
Mother's Day Surprises for Coronavirus Heroes
This Mother’s Day was a difficult one for many dealing with quarantine, social distancing and loss. Red Table Talk is honoring mothers who are on the front lines of the fight against coronavirus with the help of celebrity friends Sandra Bullock and Gospel Singer Tamela Mann. Let the surprises begin!
Jul 14, 2020
How Your Relationship can survive Quarantine
Is coronavirus putting a strain on your relationship? Renowned intimacy expert, and personal counselor to Jada Pinkett Smith and Will Smith, Michaela Boehm comes to the table with practical tools to help your relationship last. Plus, famed John Gray Ministries and his wife Aventer Gray share how isolation has them questioning their marriage and family dynamic.
Jul 09, 2020
A Girls Trip Coronavirus Quarantine Reunion
Jada is joined by her Girls Trip co-stars: Regina Hall , Tiffany Haddish and Queen Latifah for a laugh-filled reunion which won’t disappoint. In tough times you just need to laugh with your BFF’s!
Jul 07, 2020
Coping with Addiction During Coronavirus
For millions of Americans struggling with addiction, the Coronavirus presents new challenges. Gammy shares her own battles, and the family welcomes specialist Dr. Mike Dow to help answer your addiction questions.
Jul 02, 2020
Managing Our Anxiety and Fear During Covid-19
In this challenging time, motivational speaker Jay Shetty and psychologist Dr. Ramani come to the Red Table with tips and tools for managing the emotional toll that's been brought on by COVID-19. This episode was filmed prior to the enactment of the current COVID-19 guidelines by the California Governor and similar guidelines enacted in other states. Please practice recommended social distancing.
Jun 30, 2020
How Gun Violence Affects Women
Jada sits down for a special one-on-one conversation with Lauren London, longtime partner of the late Nipsey Hussle, to talk about the traumas of gun violence and coping with grief and loss. For resources for people impacted by gun violence: and National Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-799-7233
Jun 25, 2020
On this episode of RTT, Jada, Gammy, and Willow tackle Colorism, a rarely talked about form of discrimination that continues to divide the Black community. Learn why this hateful bias entered into Black culture years ago, and meet Jada’s lifelong friend Mia and daughter Madison, who reveal how they’ve been targets of bias themselves.
Jun 23, 2020
Introducing 'Red Table Talk'
Join Jada Pinkett-Smith, her daughter Willow Smith and mother Adrienne Banfield Norris as they open their home for a series of groundbreaking and healing conversations. Red Table Talk, a Facebook Watch Original, brings together three generations of women to tackle the most provocative topics of today, from race and sexuality to infidelity and addiction. No topic is off limits. Take a seat at the table by listening to the Red Table Talk podcast. A production of Facebook Watch and Westbrook Audio.
Jun 16, 2020