Roots Part 1
TV-14 | 2hr 02m | 1977
Born in 1750, Kunta Kinte enjoyed a happy childhood with his family in The Gambia, West Africa. Then, at the age of 17, he is taken prisoner by slave-catchers and shipped to America on a vessel commanded by the conscience-stricken Captain Davies and the amoral Third Mate Slater.
Monday, November 18
Starring: LeVar Burton, Maya Angelou, Thalmus Rasulala, Cicely Tyson, Moses Gunn, Edward Asner, O.J. Simpson, Ralph Waite
Drama/ Historical/ War