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Roots (2016)

TV-MA Drama 2h

Overview

An adaptation of Alex Haley's "Roots", chronicling the history of an African slave, Kunta Kinte sold to America and his descendants.

Series Cast

  1. Malachi Kirby

    Kunta Kinte

    4 Episodes

  2. Matthew Goode

    Matthew Goode

    Dr. William Waller

    4 Episodes

  3. James Purefoy

    James Purefoy

    John Waller

    4 Episodes

  4. Forest Whitaker

    Forest Whitaker

    Fiddler

    4 Episodes

  5. Emayatzy Corinealdi

    Emayatzy Corinealdi

    Belle

    4 Episodes

  6. Anika Noni Rose

    Anika Noni Rose

    Kizzy

    4 Episodes

  7. Roman Armstrong

    Kunta Kinte

    4 Episodes

  8. Laurence Fishburne

    Laurence Fishburne

    Alex Haley

    4 Episodes

  9. Anna Paquin

    Anna Paquin

    Nancy Holt

    4 Episodes

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Last Season

Roots

Season 1

2016 | 4 Episodes

Season 1 of Roots premiered on May 30, 2016.

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Roots
Roots

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Status Ended

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Type Miniseries

Original Language English

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