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John Adams (2008)

TV-14 Drama 1h


Adapted from David McCullough's Pulitzer Prize-winning biography, this lavish seven-part miniseries chronicles the life of Founding Father John Adams, starting with the Boston Massacre of 1770 through his years as an ambassador in Europe, then his terms as vice president and president of the United States, up to his death on July 4, 1826.

  1. Kirk Ellis


Series Cast

  1. Paul Giamatti

    Paul Giamatti

    John Adams

    7 Episodes

  2. Laura Linney

    Laura Linney

    Abigail Adams

    7 Episodes

  3. Mamie Gummer

    Mamie Gummer

    Sally Adams

    7 Episodes

  4. David Morse

    David Morse

    George Washington

    7 Episodes

  5. Rufus Sewell

    Rufus Sewell

    Alexander Hamilton

    7 Episodes

  6. Sarah Polley

    Sarah Polley

    Abigail “Nabby” Adams Smith

    7 Episodes

  7. Tom Wilkinson

    Tom Wilkinson

    Benjamin Franklin

    7 Episodes

  8. Danny Huston

    Danny Huston

    Samuel Adams

    7 Episodes

  9. Stephen Dillane

    Stephen Dillane

    Thomas Jefferson

    7 Episodes

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John Adams

Season 1

2008 | 7 Episodes

Season 1 of John Adams premiered on March 16, 2008.

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Type Miniseries

Original Language English


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