A dramatization of author Alex Haley's family line from ancestor Kunta Kinte's enslavement to his descendants' liberation.
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S1E6 - Part 6

George Johnson (Brad Davis) saves Tom's life after he is nearly beat..

S1E5 - Part 5

Chicken George (Ben Vereen) wins his freedom; George's son Tom (Geor..

S1E4 - Part 4

Kizzy (Leslie Uggams) is raped by her new master (Chuck Connors); Ki..

S1E3 - Part 3

Kunta (John Amos) is severely punished for escaping; he eventually m..

S1E2 - Part 2

Kunta Kinte (LeVar Burton) arrives in America and is sold; he learns..

S1E1 - Part 1

Kunta Kinte (LeVar Burton) is captured by slave traders and shipped ..