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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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Meet the Cast: Anika Noni Rose as Kizzy
Anika Noni Rose explains how her character Kizzy inherited a strong sense of self and heritage from her father, Kunta Kinte, in this web exclusive.
Meet the Cast: Emayatzy Corinealdi as Belle
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…)
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…)
Know Your Roots: Korin D. Huggins
01:58 — Watch as Co-Executive Producer, Korin Huggins discusses the surprises she uncovered in her genetic makeup.

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Fri Jul 1 3:00am
My Baby's Daddy VH1

Three lazy pals find they're facing fatherhood simultaneously when all three of their girlfriends get pregnant at the same time.

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Sat Jul 2 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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Sun Jul 3 3:15pm
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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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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