Type
Scripted
Premiered
May. 30, 2016
Status
Completed/Ended
Runtime
120 min.
Country
USA
Network
History Channel TV Network

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Roots (2016)

Roots is an historical portrait of American slavery recounting the journey of one family and their will to survive and ultimately carry on their legacy despite hardship.

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Jonathan Rhys Meyers (born July 27, 1977), in Dublin, Ireland. He and his family moved to County Cork, ...

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A poor farmer of Irish descent from the impoverished Carolina hill country. Craven, aspiring, though at times great fun, always suspicious and can't rise above a deep rooted jealousy of his betters. He buys Kizzy as a 15 year old and rapes her resulting in the birth of their son George whom he takes under his wing and teaches him about cock fighting. He has a deep struggle that torments him in owning a slave that is in fact his son.



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01x01 - Part 1
Season 1, Episode 01
01x03 - Part 3
Season 1, Episode 03
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