Ken Burns

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  • Birth Name: Kenneth Lauren Burns
  • Birth Place: Brooklyn, New York, United States
  • Profession: Filmmaker, Director, Producer, Writer
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The Handmaid's Tale Named Best TV Show at TCA Awards

The Television Critics Association has named Hulu's The Handmaid's Tale the best TV show of the past year. The dystopian drama starring Elisabeth Moss took home the top prize at the 33rd Annual TCA Awards Saturday night in Los Angeles, Program of the… Read more

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Burns On Anniversary of Civil War Film
06:28 — Ken Burns talks about the 25th anniversary of his award-winning film "The Civil War." He also comments on Donald Trump's run for the presidency, calli (more…)
Ken Burns: Flag Issue Is Not About Heritage
06:45 — The PBS channel is set to re-broadcast 'The Civil War,' documentary series by Ken Burns. Burns joins Morning Joe to discuss the series and the recent (more…)
Ken Burns Examines Life of Jackie Robinson
07:09 — Ken Burns' new two-part PBS documentary looks at the life of Jackie Robinson, the first African American to play in the MLB. Burns joins Morning Joe t (more…)
Ken Burns Reveals Jackie Robinson Love Story, History As a Civil Rights Pioneer
04:50 — Best known for such documentaries as “The Civil War,” filmmaker Ken Burns is now turning his attention to “Jackie Robinson,” a documentary focused on (more…)

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Matt Roush's 10 Best TV Shows of the Year

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New Season Reviews: Red Band Society, Mysteries of Laura

One of the trickier balancing acts of the season is being performed by Fox's Red Band Society (Wedne…

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Weekend Review: Here Come The Roosevelts — and More Zombies

Every few years, in a pattern established by his emblematic 1990 breakthrough The Civil War, documen…

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Tuesday TV: You Betcha, Fargo's Terrific

There's no place quite like the twisted heartland of FX's Fargo (Tuesday, 10/9c), a marvelous 10-epi…

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Top Moments: Breaking Bad's Stunning End, NCIS' Ziva Goodbye, Scandal's Reveal

Our top moments of the week: 14. Double Trouble Award: In the first episode of Welcome to the Famil…

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PBS, Ken Burns Team Up for Cancer Documentary

PBS is teaming up with filmmaker Ken Burns to adapt Siddhartha Mukherjee's Pulitzer Prize-winning bo…

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  • Birth Name: Kenneth Lauren Burns
  • Birth Place: Brooklyn, New York, United States
  • Profession: Filmmaker, Director, Producer, Writer

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