I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings (1979)

04/28/1979 (US) DramaTV Movie 1h 36m
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Based on writer Maya Angelou's childhood, this story is about a young girl in the South who is sent to live with her grandmother after her parents divorce.

  1. Maya Angelou

    Novel, Writer

  2. Fielder Cook


  3. Leonora Thuna


Top Billed Cast

  1. Paul Benjamin

    Paul Benjamin


  2. Diahann Carroll

    Diahann Carroll


  3. Ruby Dee

    Ruby Dee

    Grandmother Baker

  4. Roger E. Mosley

    Roger E. Mosley

    Bailey Sr.

  5. Esther Rolle

    Esther Rolle


  6. Madge Sinclair

    Madge Sinclair

    Miss Flowers

  7. Constance Good


  8. Art Evans

    Art Evans


Full Cast & Crew

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Status Released

Original Language English

Budget -

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