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Roots(1977)

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Cast

Maya Angelou Nyo Boto
Ji-Tu Cumbuka Wrestler
Moses Gunn Kintango
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Harry Rhodes Brima Cesay
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Levar Burton Kunta Kinte
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Edward Asner Captain Thomas Davies
O J Simpson Kadi Touray
Ralph Waite Slater
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Robert Reed William Reynolds
Lorne Greene John Reynolds
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Lynda Day George Mrs Reynolds
Paul Shenar John Carrington
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John Amos Toby--Kunta Kinte As Adult
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Tanya Boyd Jennova
Beverly Todd Fanta--As Adult
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Chuck Connors Tom Moore
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Sandy Duncan Missy Anne Reynolds
John Schuck Ordell
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Roxie Roker Melissa
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Carolyn Jones Mrs Moore
MacDonald Carey Squire James
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Olivia Cole Mathilda
George Hamilton Stephen Bennett
Ian McShane Sir Eric Russell
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Lillian Randolph Sister Sara
Richard Roundtree Sam Bennett
Ben Vereen Chicken George
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Wally Taylor Reverend
Lloyd Bridges Evan Brent
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Brad Davis Ol' George Johnson
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Doug McClure Jemmy Brent
Lane Binkley Martha Johnson
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Richard Mckenzie Sam Harvey
Sally Kemp Lila Harvey
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Burl Ives Senator Arthur Johnson
John Quade Sheriff Biggs
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Cinematography

Stevan Larner Director Of Photography
Joseph M Wilcots Director Of Photography
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Writer

William Blinn Screenwriter
Ernest Kinoy Screenwriter
James Lee Screenwriter
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M. Charles Cohen Screenwriter
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Producer

Stan Margulies Producer
David L. Wolper Executive Producer
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Editing

Neil Travis Editor
Peter Kirby Editor
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Music

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Art Director

Jan Scott Art Director
Joseph R Jennings Art Director
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Make-Up

Costume-Wardrobe

Jack Martell Costumes
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Sound

Richard Portman Sound Mixer
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Production Companies

Production Company
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Misc. Crew

Alex Haley Source Material (From Novel)
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