The People Speak 2009 | TV Show Watchlist

Premise

A history of American democracy with a focus on the experiences of everyday people is told in musical performances and performances by actors reading from letters, diaries and historic documents. Among those appearing: Matt Damon, Josh Brolin, Bruce Springsteen, Morgan Freeman, Bob Dylan, Viggo Mortensen, Allison Moorer, David Strathairn, Eddie Vedder, Marisa Tomei, Don Cheadle, John Legend, Jasmine Guy, Q'Orianka Kilcher, Michael Ealy and Kerry Washington.