Roots

Roots Series
Genre: Drama
Premiere: 1977
IMDB Rating: 8.3/10
Sessons: 2
Full Episodes: 17
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The epic tale of celebrated Pulitzer-prize winning author Alex Haley's ancestors as portrayed in the acclaimed twelve hour mini-series Roots, was first told in his 1976 bestseller Roots: The Saga of an American Family. The docu-drama covers a period of history that begins in mid-1700s Gambia, West Africa and concludes during post-Civil War United States, over 100 years later. This 1977 miniseries eventually won 9 Emmy awards, a Golden Globe award, and a Peabody award, and still stands as the most watched miniseries in U.S. history.
Roots S02E07 Alex Haley (JONES) is now a successful magazine writer; his latest assignment: an interview with Malcolm X. He later goes on to write The Autobiography of Malcolm X.
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Date Aired Roots Episodes
Season 1
01 Jan 1977 Season 1, Episode 1: Part I
15 Jan 1977 Season 1, Episode 2: Part II
15 Jan 1977 Season 1, Episode 3: Part III
1977 Season 1, Episode 4: Part IV
1977 Season 1, Episode 5: Part V
15 Jan 1977 Season 1, Episode 6: Part VI
Season 1, Episode 7: Part VII
1977 Season 1, Episode 8: Part VIII
1977 Season 1, Episode 9: Part Nine
1977 Season 1, Episode 11: Part Eleven
Season 2
18 Feb 1979 Season 2, Episode 1: The Next Generations: Part 1
19 Feb 1979 Season 2, Episode 2: The Next Generations: Part 2
20 Feb 1979 Season 2, Episode 3: The Next Generations: Part 3
21 Feb 1979 Season 2, Episode 4: The Next Generations: Part 4
21 Feb 1979 Season 2, Episode 5: The Next Generations: Part 5
23 Feb 1979 Season 2, Episode 6: The Next Generations: Part 6
24 Feb 1979 Season 2, Episode 7: The Next Generations: Part 7