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TV's most-watched history series brings to life the compelling stories from our past that inform our understanding of the world today.

Series Cast

  1. David Ogden Stiers as Narrator (voice)

    David Ogden Stiers

    Narrator (voice)

    31 Episodes

  2. Linda Hunt as Narrator (voice)

    Linda Hunt

    Narrator (voice)

    12 Episodes

  3. David McCullough as Narrator (voice)

    David McCullough

    Narrator (voice)

    12 Episodes

  4. Michael Murphy as Narrator (voice)

    Michael Murphy

    Narrator (voice)

    9 Episodes

  5. Liev Schreiber as Narrator (voice)

    Liev Schreiber

    Narrator (voice)

    8 Episodes

  6. Joe Morton as Narrator (voice)

    Joe Morton

    Narrator (voice)

    8 Episodes

  7. Julian Bond

    Narrator (voice)

    8 Episodes

  8. Jason Robards as Narrator (voice)

    Jason Robards

    Narrator (voice)

    7 Episodes

  9. Blair Brown as Ellen Wilson (voice) and Narrator (voice)

    Blair Brown

    Ellen Wilson (voice), Narrator (voice)

    7 Episodes

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Last Season

Season 35

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American Experience
American Experience


Status Returning Series


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Type Documentary

Original Language English


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