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The Temptations (1998– )

TV Series | 175 min | Biography, Drama, Music

Biography of the singers who formed the hit Motown musical act, The Temptations.
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Kevin Arkadie (teleplay) | Robert Johnson (teleplay)
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Updated Nov 1, 1998

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1998 (United States)

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Charles Malik Whitfield
Otis Williams Otis Williams   See fewer
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D.B. Woodside
Melvin Franklin Melvin Franklin   See fewer
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Terron Brooks
Eddie Kendricks Eddie Kendricks   See fewer
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Christian Payton
Paul Williams Paul Williams   See fewer
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Leon
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Alan Rosenberg
Shelly Berger Shelly Berger   See fewer
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Jenifer Lewis
Mama Rose Mama Rose   See fewer
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Gina Ravera
Josephine Josephine   See fewer
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Obba Babatundé
Berry Gordy Berry Gordy   See fewer
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Erik Michael Tristan
Smokey Robinson Smokey Robinson   See fewer
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J. August Richards
Richard Street Richard Street   See fewer
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Charles Ley
Dennis Edwards Dennis Edwards   See fewer
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Vanessa Bell Calloway
Johnnie Mae Matthews Johnnie Mae Matthews   See fewer
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Mel Jackson
Norman Whitfield Norman Whitfield   See fewer
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Vincent A. Ponder
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Chaz Lamar Shepherd
Elbridge 'Al' Bryant Elbridge 'Al' Bryant   See fewer
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Christopher Reid
Joltin' Joe Joltin' Joe   See fewer
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Mrs. Rogers Mrs. Rogers   See fewer
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Diana Ross Diana Ross   See fewer
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Florence Ballard Florence Ballard   See fewer
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Mary Wilson Mary Wilson   See fewer
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Martha Reeves Martha Reeves   See fewer
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Ricky Fante
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Russell Clark
Cholly Atkins Cholly Atkins   See fewer
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Glenn Leonard Glenn Leonard   See fewer
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Tommy Lafitte
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Ezra S. Coles
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Marcel Curges
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Anthony Dixon
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Tony Haris
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Robert Knowles
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Mandell Loman
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Maurice Walker
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8.5 / 10 | 3,509 votes