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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Character Guide | Cast/Crew | Guest Stars
Kunta Kinteplayed by Malachi Kirby
played by Malachi Kirby
Kizzyplayed by Anika Noni Rose
played by Anika Noni Rose
Fiddlerplayed by Forest Whitaker
played by Forest Whitaker
Tom Leaplayed by Jonathan Rhys Meyers
Chicken Georgeplayed by Regé-Jean Page
played by Regé-Jean Page
Nancy Holtplayed by Anna Paquin
played by Anna Paquin
Cyrusplayed by T.I.
played by T.I.
Alex Haleyplayed by Laurence Fishburne
Mingoplayed by Chad L. Coleman
played by Chad L. Coleman
Matildaplayed by Erica Tazel
played by Erica Tazel
Frederick Murrayplayed by Lane Garrison
played by Lane Garrison
Jerusalemplayed by Mekhi Phifer
played by Mekhi Phifer
Dr. William Wallerplayed by Matthew Goode
played by Matthew Goode
Belleplayed by Emayatzy Corinealdi
Tomplayed by Sedale Threatt Jr. John Wallerplayed by James Purefoy
played by James Purefoy
Silla Ba Dibbaplayed by Derek Luke
played by Derek Luke
Missy Wallerplayed by G. Hannelius
played by G. Hannelius


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