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The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross with Henry Louis Gates, Jr. (2013–2013)

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TV Mini-series | Documentary

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Updated Oct 22, 2013

Release date (First episode)
Oct 22, 2013 (United States)
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78 cast members
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Henry Louis Gates Jr.
Self - host and narrator / Self - Host and Narrator Self - host and narrator / Self - Host and Narrator   See fewer
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6
Bernard E. Powers Jr.
Self - historian / Self - Historian Self - historian / Self - Historian   See fewer
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3
Peniel E. Joseph
Self - historian Self - historian   See fewer
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3
David Levering Lewis
Self - historian Self - historian   See fewer
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2
Vincent Brown
Self - historian Self - historian   See fewer
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2
Vincent Brown
Self - Historian / Self - historian, Harvard University Self - Historian / Self - historian, Harvard University   See fewer
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2
Vernon E. Jordan Jr.
Self - lawyer and civil rights activist Self - lawyer and civil rights activist   See fewer
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2
Thavolia Glymph
Self - Historian / Self - historian Self - Historian / Self - historian   See fewer
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2
Kathleen Cleaver
Self - professor of law and former member of Black Panther Party Self - professor of law and former member of Black Panther Party   See fewer
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1
Damon Keith
Self - Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit Self - Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit   See fewer
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1
James H. Sweet
Self - historian Self - historian   See fewer
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1
Christopher L. Brown
Self - historian Self - historian   See fewer
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Richard Newman
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1
John Stauffer
Self - historian Self - historian   See fewer
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1
Isabel Wilkerson
Self - author Self - author   See fewer
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1
Annette Gordon-Reed
Self - historian Self - historian   See fewer
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1
Maulana Karenga
Self - historian and co-founder of US Organization Self - historian and co-founder of US Organization   See fewer
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1
Cassandra L. Newby-Alexander
Self - historian Self - historian   See fewer
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1
Christopher S. Parker
Self - author of 'Fighting for Democracy: Black Veterans and the Struggle Against White Supremacy in the Postwar South' Self - author of 'Fighting for Democracy: Black Veterans and the Struggle Against White Supremacy in the Postwar South'   See fewer
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1
Mark Kelly Tyler
Self - Pastor, African Methodist Episcopal Church Self - Pastor, African Methodist Episcopal Church   See fewer
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1
Abu Bangura
Self - village head of Port Loko, Sierra Leone Self - village head of Port Loko, Sierra Leone   See fewer
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1
Michael Bertrand
Self - historian Self - historian   See fewer
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1
Douglas Egerton
Self - Historian Self - Historian   See fewer
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1
Evelyn Brooks Higginbotham
Self - historian, Harvard University Self - historian, Harvard University   See fewer
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1
Tricia Rose
Self - historian Self - historian   See fewer
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1
Steven Deyle
Self - Historian Self - Historian   See fewer
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1
Hari Jones
Self - assistant director and curator, African American Civil War Freedom Foundation and Museum Self - assistant director and curator, African American Civil War Freedom Foundation and Museum   See fewer
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1
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1
Ford Nelson
Self - radio host, WDIA Self - radio host, WDIA   See fewer
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1
David Pilgrim
Self - founder and curator, Jim Crow Museum Self - founder and curator, Jim Crow Museum   See fewer
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1
Isatu Smith
Self - deputy coordinator, Bunce Island Project, Sierra Leone Self - deputy coordinator, Bunce Island Project, Sierra Leone   See fewer
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1
Daina Ramey Berry
Self - Historian Self - Historian   See fewer
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1
Martin Duberman
Self - historian Self - historian   See fewer
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1
Brent Hayes Edwards
Self - historian Self - historian   See fewer
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1
Kendra Field
Self - historian Self - historian   See fewer
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1
Sowande Mustakeem
Self - historian Self - historian   See fewer
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1
William Julius Wilson
Self - sociologist Self - sociologist   See fewer
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1
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1
Donald Bogle
Self - author Self - author   See fewer
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1
Kurt L. Schmoke
Self - former mayor of Baltimore and president of the University of Baltimore Self - former mayor of Baltimore and president of the University of Baltimore   See fewer
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1
Heather A. Williams
Self - Historian Self - Historian   See fewer
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1
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Darryl R. Johnson
Self - mayor of Mound Bayou, Mississippi Self - mayor of Mound Bayou, Mississippi   See fewer
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1
Robin D.G. Kelley
Self - historian Self - historian   See fewer
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1
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Wess Young
Self - Tulsa race riot survivor Self - Tulsa race riot survivor   See fewer
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1
David C. Forbes Sr.
Self - civil rights activist Self - civil rights activist   See fewer
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1
Antawn Polite
Self - Thomalind Polite's husband Self - Thomalind Polite's husband   See fewer
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Darrell S. White
Self - Director, Natchez Museum of African American History and Culture Self - Director, Natchez Museum of African American History and Culture   See fewer
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Tedra Williams
Self - Wess Young's granddaughter Self - Wess Young's granddaughter   See fewer
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Angela Glover Blackwell
Self - founder and president of PolicyLink Self - founder and president of PolicyLink   See fewer
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1
Vanessa Holden
Self - Historian Self - Historian   See fewer
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1
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1
Charles Ogletree
Self - civil rights lawyer Self - civil rights lawyer   See fewer
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1
Michelle Alexander
Self - associate professor of law, The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law Self - associate professor of law, The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law   See fewer
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1
David W. Blight
Self - Historian Self - Historian   See fewer
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1
Hannibal Johnson
Self - author Self - author   See fewer
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1
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1
Michael Twitty
Self - food historian Self - food historian   See fewer
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1
Thomas C. Holt
Self - Historian Self - Historian   See fewer
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Jane Landers
Self - historian Self - historian   See fewer
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1
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Terrence Stevens
Self - community activist, In Arms Reach Inc. Self - community activist, In Arms Reach Inc.   See fewer
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Patricia A. Sullivan
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Chuck D
Self Self   See fewer
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Kate Clifford Larson
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Grace Lee Boggs
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William Jelani Cobb
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Rochelle Bush
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Dan Rather
Self - former news anchor, CBS Evening News Self - former news anchor, CBS Evening News   See fewer
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Aram Goudsouzian
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Paul Sylvester Jr.
Self - resident of New Orleans Self - resident of New Orleans   See fewer
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Nikki Taylor
Self - Historian Self - Historian   See fewer
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Roland Doucette Sr.
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Alvin F. Poussaint
Self - civil rights activist, professor of psychiatry, Harvard Medical School Self - civil rights activist, professor of psychiatry, Harvard Medical School   See fewer
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Paula Giddings
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8.5 / 10 | 204 votes