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Behind the scenes at the White House during eight administrations, as told by the people who work there.

  1. Paul Dubov


  2. Gwen Bagni


Series Cast

  1. Olivia Cole

    Maggie Rogers

    4 Episodes

  2. Leslie Uggams as Lillian Rogers Parks

    Leslie Uggams

    Lillian Rogers Parks

    4 Episodes

  3. Louis Gossett Jr. as Levi Mercer, Houseman

    Louis Gossett Jr.

    Levi Mercer, Houseman

    4 Episodes

  4. Robert Hooks as John Mays

    Robert Hooks

    John Mays

    4 Episodes

  5. Leslie Nielsen as Ike Hoover

    Leslie Nielsen

    Ike Hoover

    4 Episodes

  6. Hari Rhodes as Coates, Butler

    Hari Rhodes

    Coates, Butler

    4 Episodes

  7. Bill Overton

    Jackson, Doorman

    4 Episodes

  8. David Downing as Dixon, Butler

    David Downing

    Dixon, Butler

    4 Episodes

  9. Helena Carroll as Annie Gilhooley, First Maid

    Helena Carroll

    Annie Gilhooley, First Maid

    4 Episodes

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1979 | 4 Episodes

Season 1 of Backstairs at the White House premiered on January 29, 1979.

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Type Miniseries

Original Language English


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