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LeVar Burton Will Co-Executive-Produce the Roots Reboot

Roots is getting back to its, uh, roots, by naming original cast member LeVar Burton as a co-executive producer for the new televised miniseries, according to TVLine. The new version of Roots will take more material from Alex Haley's 1976 novel Roots… Read more

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Alex Haley's Queen
Oscar winner Halle Berry stars in this acclaimed adaptation of best-selling author Alex Haley's follow-up to Roots. As the daughter of a slave and a p (more…)
Alex Haley's Queen
Oscar winner Halle Berry stars in this acclaimed adaptation of best-selling author Alex Haley's follow-up to Roots. As the daughter of a slave and a p (more…)
Meet the Cast: Laurence Fishburne as Alex Haley
In the role of Roots' author Alex Haley, Laurence Fishburne fulfills a lifelong dream of being part of this iconic miniseries.
Malcolm X
01:53 — Outstanding chronicle of one of America's most controversial black leaders, assassinated in 1965. Washington's portrayal is incredible!

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History Channel Remaking Famous TV Miniseries Roots

History Channel has acquired the rights to the famous TV miniseries Roots, Deadline.com reports. The…