Biography

  • 1987
  • TV-PG
  • profile, documentary

A popular documentary series profiling an eclectic range of notables, with each episode focusing on one figure. Based on a half-hour syndicated program that ran from 1961-64 and in 1979, the concept was successfully revived as an hourlong show with Peter Graves as host in 1987. Well-established and a franchise series for A&E by 1994, it later spun off t (more…)

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Will Smith

First Aired: July 25, 2003

A profile of Will Smith recalls his rise from Philadelphia rapper to film star with plenty of TV, music-video and film clips; and interviews with Smith during various stages in his career. Also commenting: Jada Pinkett Smith, James Avery, Barry Sonnenfeld and TV GUIDE critic Matt Roush.

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