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.
02:01 — The cast and creators of Roots reflect on the power of personal and cultural identity depicted in the series.
02:26 — Watch as these two Co-Executive Producers learn how ultimately we’re all connected.
Anna Paquin describes her character Nancy Holt and reflects on the role of women in the 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…)
00:32 — Know his name. Roots premieres Memorial Day on HISTORY.
02:42 — Watch the first official trailer for Roots, premiering Memorial Day on HISTORY.
02:07 — Animated musical tale of a rooster, banished from his barnyard, who finds fame and fortune as a singer.
03:14 — A pair of 60's hippies fall in love with the girl next door, who is exactly the kind of square that they are fighting against.
04:10 — The actress, preparing to take on the iconic role in a live NBC broadcast, joins TODAY with Sandy Duncan and Cathy Rigby McCoy, who’ve famously played (more…)
03:28 — One of the alleged victims throws a wrench in Barba's case when she changes her story while prepping for her court appearance.
- Birth Name: Sandra Kay Duncan
- Birth Place: Henderson, Texas, United States
- Birthday: February 20, 1946, Pisces
- Profession: Actor, Dancer, Singer