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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

    David Ogden Stiers

    Narrator (voice)

    31 Episodes

  2. David McCullough

    David McCullough

    Narrator (voice)

    19 Episodes

  3. Linda Hunt

    Linda Hunt

    Narrator (voice)

    12 Episodes

  4. Michael Murphy

    Michael Murphy

    Narrator (voice)

    11 Episodes

  5. Liev Schreiber

    Liev Schreiber

    Narrator (voice)

    8 Episodes

  6. Jason Robards

    Jason Robards

    Narrator (voice)

    8 Episodes

  7. Joe Morton

    Joe Morton

    Narrator (voice)

    8 Episodes

  8. Blair Brown

    Blair Brown

    Ellen Wilson (voice), Narrator (voice)

    8 Episodes

  9. Julian Bond

    Narrator (voice)

    8 Episodes

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Current Season

Season 33

2021 | 5 Episodes

Season 33 of American Experience premiered on January 11, 2021.

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American Experience


Status Returning Series


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Type Documentary

Original Language English


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