Henry Louis Gates Jr.: Uncovering America (2019)

Actor Courtney B. Vance hosts this special celebrating Dr. Henry Louis Gates, Jr.'s work with focus on his five quintessential documentary series about American, African and African American history for PBS.

Director:

Bob Marty

Writer:

Andrew Ames

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Credited cast:
Courtney B. Vance ... Himself - Host
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Kwame Anthony Appiah ... Himself - New York Univeristy (as Dr. Kwame Anthony Appiah)
Ken Burns ... Himself - Director and Producer
Deepak Chopra ... Himself - Author (as Deepak Chopra MD)
Jelani Cobb Jelani Cobb ... Himself - Columbia University (as Dr. Jelani Cobb)
Eric Deggans ... Himself - NPR Television Critic
Drew Gilpin Faust Drew Gilpin Faust ... Herself - Harvard University, President Emeritus (as Dr. Drew Gilpin Faust)
Jodie Foster ... Herself - Actress and Director
Henry Louis Gates ... Himself - Professor, Author and Filmmaker (as Dr. Henry Louis Gates Jr.)
Glenn Hutchins Glenn Hutchins ... Himself - Hutchins Center for African & African American Research (as Glenn H. Hutchins)
Kellie Carter Jackson Kellie Carter Jackson ... Herself - Wellesley College (as Dr. Kellie Carter Jackson)
Paula Kerger ... Herself - President of PBS
LL Cool J ... Himself - Musician and Actor
Dyllan McGee ... Herself - Executive Producer
Cornel West ... Himself - Harvard University (as Dr. Cornel West)
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Actor Courtney B. Vance hosts this special celebrating Dr. Henry Louis Gates, Jr.'s work with focus on his five quintessential documentary series about American, African and African American history for PBS.

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

5 March 2019 (USA) See more »

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Inky Dinky Worldwide See more »
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Color
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