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King (1978–1978)
TV Mini-series | 271 min | Biography, Drama, History

The story of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., stretching from his days as a Southern Baptist minister up to his assassination in Memphis in 1968.
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Paul Maslansky (produced by)
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Updated Feb 12, 1978

Release date (First episode)
Feb 12, 1978 (United States)

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Cast

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67 cast members
Name STARmeter Episodes Known for
Paul Winfield
Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.   See fewer
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Cicely Tyson
Coretta Scott King Coretta Scott King   See fewer
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3
Tony Bennett
Tony Bennett Tony Bennett   See fewer
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3
Roscoe Lee Browne
Harrison Harrison   See fewer
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3
Lonny Chapman
Frank Holloman Frank Holloman   See fewer
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3
Ossie Davis
Rev. Martin Luther King Sr. Rev. Martin Luther King Sr.   See fewer
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3
Cliff De Young
Robert Kennedy Robert Kennedy   See fewer
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3
Al Freeman Jr.
Damon Lockwood Damon Lockwood   See fewer
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3
Clu Gulager
William Sullivan William Sullivan   See fewer
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3
Steven Hill
Stanley Levison Stanley Levison   See fewer
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3
William Jordan
John F. Kennedy John F. Kennedy   See fewer
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3
Warren J. Kemmerling
Lyndon Johnson Lyndon Johnson   See fewer
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3
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Kenneth McMillan
Bull Connor Bull Connor   See fewer
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Howard E. Rollins Jr.
Andrew Young Andrew Young   See fewer
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Dolph Sweet
J. Edgar Hoover J. Edgar Hoover   See fewer
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Dick Anthony Williams
Malcolm X Malcolm X   See fewer
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Art Evans
A.D. King A.D. King   See fewer
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Frances Foster
Alberta King Alberta King   See fewer
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Charles Robinson
Detective Ed Redditt Detective Ed Redditt   See fewer
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3
Roger Robinson
Reverend Fred Shuttlesworth Reverend Fred Shuttlesworth   See fewer
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Terry Alexander
Bernard Lee Bernard Lee   See fewer
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Ernie Lee Banks
Ralph Abernathy Ralph Abernathy   See fewer
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Robert Christian
Wallace Wallace   See fewer
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Dallas Edward Hayes
McKeecham McKeecham   See fewer
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Patrick Hines
Mayor Richard Daley Mayor Richard Daley   See fewer
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Ernie Hudson
Jack Corbin Jack Corbin   See fewer
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Roy Jenson
Sheriff Carothers / Sheriff Corruthers Sheriff Carothers / Sheriff Corruthers   See fewer
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Harriet Karr
Viola Liuzzo Viola Liuzzo   See fewer
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Eric Olson
Robert Kennedy's Son Robert Kennedy's Son   See fewer
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Gene Woodbury
Claude Claude   See fewer
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Donzaleigh Abernathy
Donzaleigh Abernathy Donzaleigh Abernathy   See fewer
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Alveda King
Babysitter Babysitter   See fewer
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Matt Bennett
Reporter Reporter   See fewer
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Julian Bond
Julian Bond Julian Bond   See fewer
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Ed Call
Withers Withers   See fewer
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Ladonna Carter
Bonnie King Bonnie King   See fewer
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Ramsey Clark
Ramsey Clark Ramsey Clark   See fewer
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Gary Combs
Young White Man Young White Man   See fewer
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Christine King
Church Soloist Church Soloist   See fewer
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Jesse D. Goins
Harold O'Connor Harold O'Connor   See fewer
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Leon Hall
SNCC Militant SNCC Militant   See fewer
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Tony Holmes
Marty King Marty King   See fewer
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Felecia Hunter
Yolanda King Yolanda King   See fewer
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Maynard Jackson
Wally Whitmore / Wallace Whitmore Wally Whitmore / Wallace Whitmore   See fewer
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Bernice King
Student Student   See fewer
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Dexter King
Student #2 Student #2   See fewer
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Martin Luther King III
Rev. Briggs Rev. Briggs   See fewer
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Nick LaTour
Man #1 Man #1   See fewer
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Royce Wallace
Mrs. Parker Mrs. Parker   See fewer
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Frances E. Williams
Mrs. Cumby Mrs. Cumby   See fewer
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Wycliffe Young
McDonald McDonald   See fewer
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Don Chambers
Policeman Policeman   See fewer
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Carl Irwin
Alabama State Trooper Alabama State Trooper   See fewer
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Saundra McClain
Barbara Barbara   See fewer
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Yolanda King
Rosa Parks Rosa Parks   See fewer
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Jeri Gray
Screaming Mourner in Funeral Screaming Mourner in Funeral   See fewer
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Sonny Shroyer
Policeman (uncredited) Policeman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Michael Witt
Freedom Riders' Bus Driver (uncredited) Freedom Riders' Bus Driver (uncredited)   See fewer
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Herb Kossover
TV Reporter (uncredited) TV Reporter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Clayton Landey
Apt. Manager 1978 (uncredited) Apt. Manager 1978 (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ray Mann
Pool Player 1978 (uncredited) Pool Player 1978 (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ratings Breakdown

8 / 10 | 385 votes