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Roots 1977

"Roots" (1977 TV mini-series) -- I was six, but I watched the entire series.

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Alex Haley-Author of 'Roots', on the set with Georg Stanford Brown.

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from Language Arts Blog

Class update #28 [Week of 03/10/14 – 03/14/14]

Class update #28 [Week of 03/10/14 - 03/14/14]

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Alex Haley, Author of Roots, returns to home of his African Ancestors...

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The series first aired on ABC-TV, in 1977. Roots received 37 Emmy Award nominations and won nine. which still holds a record as the third highest rated episode for any type of television series, and the second most watched overall series finale in US television history.

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Mini-series that I never missed. You die waiting for the next week's installment.

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Robert's Black Heritage Page Alex Haley's ancestor Chicken George, played by Ben Vereen in the 1977 TV miniseries Roots

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Alex Haley's Roots.... I fell in love

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I watched the first one almost 40 years ago & feel exactly the same watching this one - sick in the tummy ! I can't even imagine what LIFE was like for so many people in our past ( & for some even today!)

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Roots,The story of Kunta Kinte,back in the '70s,great TV series!!!!!

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