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Freedom: A History of Us (2003– )

TV Series | Documentary, History


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58 cast members
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Katie Couric
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Eric Foner
Commentary Commentary   See fewer
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Philip Bosco
Charles Nordhoff / Edouard De Laboulave / Frederick Law Olmstead / James Madison / Newspaper Voice / … See more Charles Nordhoff / Edouard De Laboulave / Frederick Law Olmstead / James Madison / Newspaper Voice / Peter Cooper / Samuel Adams / Samuel Gompers   See fewer
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Tom Hanks
Abraham Lincoln / Charles E. Wood / Daniel Boone / Jacob Coxey / Paul Revere / Reporter Abraham Lincoln / Charles E. Wood / Daniel Boone / Jacob Coxey / Paul Revere / Reporter   See fewer
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7
Kevin Kline
Thomas Jefferson / August Spies / Jacob Riis / Paul Potter / Robert Fulton Thomas Jefferson / August Spies / Jacob Riis / Paul Potter / Robert Fulton   See fewer
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7
Stanley Tucci
Document Voice / Frederick Bartholdi / Harper's Weekly / John O'Sullivan / Lieutenant Harry Rennagel / … See more Document Voice / Frederick Bartholdi / Harper's Weekly / John O'Sullivan / Lieutenant Harry Rennagel / Magistrate / Rutherford B. Hayes / Sam Slater / Sitting Bull / Tom Crafts   See fewer
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Michael Caine
Everett, Edward / Lord Cornwallis / Newspaper Editor / Steelworker / The Rev. John Cotton / … See more Everett, Edward / Lord Cornwallis / Newspaper Editor / Steelworker / The Rev. John Cotton / William Pitt / William Wood   See fewer
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Ralph Fiennes
Barton Simonson / Charleston Eyewitness / DeWitt Clinton / James Wilson / John D. Rockefeller / William Bradford Barton Simonson / Charleston Eyewitness / DeWitt Clinton / James Wilson / John D. Rockefeller / William Bradford   See fewer
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Morgan Freeman
Frederick Douglass / Ernest Green / Langston Hughes / Thurgood Marshall Frederick Douglass / Ernest Green / Langston Hughes / Thurgood Marshall   See fewer
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Matthew McConaughey
Alexander Stephens / Andrew Jackson / Captain W.W. Wood / Charles Fenno Hoffman / John Swinton / Mark Twain Alexander Stephens / Andrew Jackson / Captain W.W. Wood / Charles Fenno Hoffman / John Swinton / Mark Twain   See fewer
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Kevin Spacey
Gouvenor Morris / Herbert Hoover / Herman Melville / Ira Stewart / Sidney Andrews / The Rev. Cotton Mather Gouvenor Morris / Herbert Hoover / Herman Melville / Ira Stewart / Sidney Andrews / The Rev. Cotton Mather   See fewer
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6
Chevy Chase
Captain John Parker / Levi Coffin / Meriweather Lewis / Stockholder / Theodore Roosevelt Captain John Parker / Levi Coffin / Meriweather Lewis / Stockholder / Theodore Roosevelt   See fewer
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Whoopi Goldberg
Harriet Tubman / Lucy Parsons / Millie Freeman / Patricia King / Sojourner Truth Harriet Tubman / Lucy Parsons / Millie Freeman / Patricia King / Sojourner Truth   See fewer
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Anthony Hopkins
George Washington / John Winthrop / Robert Walsh / William Radcliffe George Washington / John Winthrop / Robert Walsh / William Radcliffe   See fewer
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Samuel L. Jackson
Highland Garnet / Isaiah Wears / John Rock / Marshal / Tecumseh Highland Garnet / Isaiah Wears / John Rock / Marshal / Tecumseh   See fewer
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Brad Pitt
Albigence Waldo / George Hewes / James K. Polk / John Russell Young / William Lloyd Garrison Albigence Waldo / George Hewes / James K. Polk / John Russell Young / William Lloyd Garrison   See fewer
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Dennis Quaid
Andrew Jackson / Gen. Robert E. Lee / George Mehales / New York Times Reporter / Robert Ode Andrew Jackson / Gen. Robert E. Lee / George Mehales / New York Times Reporter / Robert Ode   See fewer
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Ving Rhames
W.E.B. DuBois / Josiah Benson / Petitioner W.E.B. DuBois / Josiah Benson / Petitioner   See fewer
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John Lithgow
Benjamin Rush / Judge Ward Hunt / Justice Henry Billings Brown / Roger Williams Benjamin Rush / Judge Ward Hunt / Justice Henry Billings Brown / Roger Williams   See fewer
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Dana Reeve
Agnes Loebeck / Catherine Beecher / Ida Tarbell / Louise Clappe Agnes Loebeck / Catherine Beecher / Ida Tarbell / Louise Clappe   See fewer
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Martin Sheen
Charles Lindberg / John Adams / John Dos Passos / Thaddeus Stevens Charles Lindberg / John Adams / John Dos Passos / Thaddeus Stevens   See fewer
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Meryl Streep
Abigail Adams / Margaret Chase Smith / Mary Easty / Mother Jones Abigail Adams / Margaret Chase Smith / Mary Easty / Mother Jones   See fewer
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Robin Williams
Gen. Ulysses S. Grant / Josiah Quincy / Missouri Farmer / Oliver Wright / Wilbur Gen. Ulysses S. Grant / Josiah Quincy / Missouri Farmer / Oliver Wright / Wilbur   See fewer
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Matthew Broderick
Gen. William Tecumseh Sherman / Justice John Marshall Harlan Gen. William Tecumseh Sherman / Justice John Marshall Harlan   See fewer
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Graham Greene
Crazy, Horse / Newspaper Voice / Red Jacket Crazy, Horse / Newspaper Voice / Red Jacket   See fewer
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Jeremy Irons
King James I / Lord Grey / Thomas Paine King James I / Lord Grey / Thomas Paine   See fewer
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Fred Owens
Ben Johnson'Frankfort Petition / Eighteen Century Slave / Robert Purvis Ben Johnson'Frankfort Petition / Eighteen Century Slave / Robert Purvis   See fewer
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Tim Robbins
Gen, Winfield Scott Hancock / Moses Brown / Workingmen's Party Voice Gen, Winfield Scott Hancock / Moses Brown / Workingmen's Party Voice   See fewer
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Reese Witherspoon
Factory Girl / Sarah Raymond / Susan Magoffin Factory Girl / Sarah Raymond / Susan Magoffin   See fewer
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Angela Bassett
Melba Pattillo / Sheyann Webb Melba Pattillo / Sheyann Webb   See fewer
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Glenn Close
Eliza Andrews / Mary Antin Eliza Andrews / Mary Antin   See fewer
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Harry Connick Jr.
Jeff Thompson / Joseph Pulitzer Jeff Thompson / Joseph Pulitzer   See fewer
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Blythe Danner
Appleton's Journal / Emma Lazarus Appleton's Journal / Emma Lazarus   See fewer
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Michael Douglas
Benjamin Franklin / Benjamin French Benjamin Franklin / Benjamin French   See fewer
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Charles S. Dutton
Benjamin Arnett / Negro Student Benjamin Arnett / Negro Student   See fewer
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Richard Gere
Lloyd Staley / Patrick Henry Lloyd Staley / Patrick Henry   See fewer
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John Goodman
Benjamin Harrison / William 'Big Bill' Haywood Benjamin Harrison / William 'Big Bill' Haywood   See fewer
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Paul Newman
Justice Earl Warren / Woodrow Wilson Justice Earl Warren / Woodrow Wilson   See fewer
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Aidan Quinn
Mob Member / Philadelphia Press Editorial Mob Member / Philadelphia Press Editorial   See fewer
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Julia Roberts
Appleton's Journal / Virginia Eyewitness Appleton's Journal / Virginia Eyewitness   See fewer
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Al Roker
Christian redorder editor / Henry McNeal Turner Christian redorder editor / Henry McNeal Turner   See fewer
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Susan Sarandon
Mary Hagidorn / Susan B. Anthony Mary Hagidorn / Susan B. Anthony   See fewer
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Campbell Scott
Ickes, Harold / William Prescott Ickes, Harold / William Prescott   See fewer
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John Seigenthaler
Eugene 'Bull' Connor / North Carolina Law Eugene 'Bull' Connor / North Carolina Law   See fewer
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Raoul Max Trujillo
Cherokee Spokesperson / John Allen / Matthew Lyon Cherokee Spokesperson / John Allen / Matthew Lyon   See fewer
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Jane Alexander
Jane Addams Jane Addams   See fewer
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Jennifer Aniston
Jessie Benton Jessie Benton   See fewer
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Ryley Bush
Earle curtis Earle curtis   See fewer
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Dabney Coleman
Stephen A. Douglas Stephen A. Douglas   See fewer
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Sean Connery
John Muir John Muir   See fewer
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Billy Crystal
Union Soldier Union Soldier   See fewer
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Stacy Keach
General George B. McClellan General George B. McClellan   See fewer
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Bobby Kennedy
Chief Joseph Chief Joseph   See fewer
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Philip Kunhardt Jr.
William Meserve William Meserve   See fewer
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Monique Mojica
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William Reeve
Lone Wolf Lone Wolf   See fewer
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Anne Martin Anne Martin   See fewer
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Kristi Yamaguchi
Haruko Obata Haruko Obata   See fewer
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5.6 / 10 | 344 votes