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John Amos

Birth Place: Newark, NJ

Birthday: December 27, 1941, Capricorn

Profession: Actor

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Roots Reunion

Keck's Exclusives: First Look: Roots Reunion on OWN

For the first time ever, Oprah Winfrey conducts an interview inside her lavish Montecito, California, estate in celebration of the 35th anniversary of Roots, the 1977 Emmy-winning ABC miniseries that exposed the horrors of slavery and triumphs of its… Read more

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White House - Full Recap
02:51 — Watch the full recap of Roots at the White House.
Roots Extended Sneak Peek
05:02 — A sneak peek at the upcoming event series Roots, premiering Memorial Day at 9/8c.
Roots' Legacy
02:00 — The cast and crew reveal their inspiration for taking part in this reimagining of the classic miniseries.
Meet the Cast: Sedale Threatt, Jr. as Young Tom
Sedale Threatt, Jr. describes the research he put into the role of Young Tom, a fourth-generation descendent of Kunta Kinte, in this web exclusive.

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Wed Jun 1 3:00pm
Two and a Half MenThis Is Not Gonna End Well(Season 7, Episode 22) FX

In the seventh-season finale, Charlie's license is suspended and Jake becomes his driver; and Alan plans to attend Chelsea's birthday party, which doesn't please Charlie.

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Thu Jun 2 11:30am
Two and a Half MenThis Is Not Gonna End Well(Season 7, Episode 22) FX

In the seventh-season finale, Charlie's license is suspended and Jake becomes his driver; and Alan plans to attend Chelsea's birthday party, which doesn't please Charlie.

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Thu Jun 2 8:00pm
Oprah and the Legendary Cast of 'Roots' 35 Years Later OWN

Oprah interviews cast members from the landmark 1977 TV miniseries "Roots" at her California home. Among them: Cicely Tyson, LeVar Burton, John Amos, Leslie Uggams, Louis Gossett Jr. and Ben Vereen.

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Carl Weathers
Cheers & Jeers: Old Timers' Day on USA

Cheers to Psych and Royal Pains for paying respect to their elders.Want more Cheers & Jeers? Subscri…

John Amos in <EM>Roots</EM>
Men in Trees' John Amos Recalls His Celebrated Roots

Can you say "charmed career"? John Amos has starred in such beloved shows as Good Times, The West Wi…

John Amos on <EM>Men in Trees</EM>, and <EM>Good Times</EM>
Men in Trees' John Amos Recalls the Good Times He's Had

Everybody knows the dad from Good Times. But did you know that the actor who plays him actually got…

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  • Birth Place: Newark, NJ
  • Birthday: December 27, 1941, Capricorn
  • Profession: Actor

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