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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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00:30 — Mary Tyler Moore stars in The Mary Tyler Moore Show, one of the most realistic, well written and enduring situation comedies of all time. The supporti (more…)
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00:26 — Hunter Stars former football pro Fred Dryer as Rick Hunter, a mobster's son who has grown up to become a thoroughly incorruptible LAPD detective serge (more…)
Original ‘Roots’ Cast Members On New Miniseries
07:10 — Millions of people are watching the highly anticipated remake of “Roots,” nearly 40 years after the original premiere. Two stars from the original “Ro (more…)
‘Roots’ Stars Reunite 4 Decades After Iconic Series
03:49 — Louis Gossett Jr., Ben Vereen, John Amos and Sandy Duncan reunite on TODAY and discuss the groundbreaking mini-series “Roots.” Sandy Duncan says she c (more…)

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Wed Aug 31 11:00pm
Die Hard 2 IFC

A New York cop tries to deprive terrorists of their quarry at a Washington, D.C., airport.

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Fri Sep 2 3:00pm
Island HuntersThe Hunt for a Luxury Island in Georgia, Connecticut and New York(Season 3, Episode 4) HGTV

Actor John Amos and his business partner look to invest in a private island that they can use as a campground for the children's charity they run.

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Fri Sep 2 10:30pm
Coming to America VH1

A wealthy African prince travels to New York City, posing as an average guy in order to seek out a worthy American woman to become his wife.

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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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Ellen Pompeo, <em>Grey's Anatomy</em>
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