Roots: The Next Generations (TV Mini-Series 1979)

TV Mini-Series   |    |  Drama, History, War


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The dramatization of Alex Haley's family line from post Civil War America to the writer's search for his roots.

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  • Al Freeman Jr. at an event for Roots: The Next Generations (1979)
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  • Marlon Brando and James Earl Jones in Roots: The Next Generations (1979)
  • Marlon Brando and James Earl Jones in Roots: The Next Generations (1979)

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Writer:

Ernest Kinoy (developed for television by)

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At the time that the miniseries was produced, James Daly (R.S.M. Boyce) was the father-in-law of Georg Stanford Brown (Tom Harvey), as he was married to Daly's daughter Tyne (of Cagney & Lacey (1981) fame) from 1966 to 1990.

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