01:27 — A man whose family has just left for the summer finds that a sensuous blonde has moved into the apartment upstairs. One of Monroe's great comic pe (more…)
02:20 — Historians talk about our changing understanding of the horrors of the slave trade's "middle passage" from Africa to America.
02:48 — The slave auction was the epitome of the system's dehumanization.
02:22 — Historians and experts discuss the importance of the family unit in the lives of enslaved people.
02:46 — Under threat of punishment, enslaved families found small ways to rebel against an oppressive system.
03:42 — "I've waited a whole year to grow claws like these. Jungle Red!" One of film's greatest lines belongs to a wronged wife who wins back her man with the (more…)
In the role of Kunta Kinte's wife, Emayatzy Corinealdi researched and embodied the spirit of female slaves of this era to give strength and compassion (more…)
02:51 — Watch the full recap of Roots at the White House.
Jonathan Rhys Meyers explains how his character Tom Lea uses his own son to climb the social ladder of the slave-owning aristocracy of the South.
Anna Paquin describes her character Nancy Holt and reflects on the role of women in the series.
01:00 — Watch an exclusive trailer for the epic 4-part miniseries.
01:00 — Go behind-the-scenes and find out more about the highly anticipated miniseries.
A four-night, eight-hour event series, "Roots" is a historical portrait of one family's journey through American slavery and their will to survive and (more…)
Check out this trailer for HISTORY's "Roots," starring Laurence Fishburne, Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Anna Paquin, Anika Noni Rose, Forest Whitaker, and Ma (more…)
01:31 — John Ford, Henry Hathaway, and George Marshall direct over a dozen major stars in this epic portrayal of three generations of a pioneer family in the (more…)
02:35 — In Marseilles, France in 1794, Desiree Clary (Jean Simmons), a young millinery clerk, becomes infatuated with Napoleon Bonaparte (Marlon Brando), but (more…)
02:24 — A man whose family has just left for the summer finds that a sensuous blonde has moved into the apartment upstairs. One of Monroe's great comic pe (more…)
01:58 — A man whose family has just left for the summer finds that a sensuous blonde has moved into the apartment upstairs. One of Monroe's great comic pe (more…)
01:30 — Herman Wouk's account of the experiences of a doomed-to-struggle actress in New York City. Fine cast, with some affecting romantic chemistry between K (more…)
03:49 — Having to leave Melbourne in a hurry to avoid various marriage proposals, two song-and-dance men sign on for work as divers.
00:32 — Know his name. Roots premieres Memorial Day on HISTORY.
00:59 — Gory story about a teenager who becomes involved with graveyard demons. Based on the Barker novel, "Cabal".
- Birth Name: Carolyn Sue Jones
- Birth Place: Amarillo, Texas, United States
- Died: August 3, 1983
- Profession: Actor