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Henry Louis Gates

Henry Louis Gates was born on September 16, 1950 in Piedmont, West Virginia, USA. He is a producer and writer, known for America Beyond the Color Line with Henry Louis Gates Jr. (2002), Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr. (2012) and The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross with Henry Louis Gates, Jr. (2013). See full bio »
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 2013 The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross with Henry Louis Gates, Jr. (TV Mini-Series documentary) (executive producer - 6 episodes)
- A More Perfect Union (2013) ... (executive producer)
- Rise! (1940-1968) (2013) ... (executive producer)
- Making a Way Out of No Way (1897-1940) (2013) ... (executive producer)
- Into the Fire (1861-1890) (2013) ... (executive producer)
- The Age of Slavery (1800-1860) (2013) ... (executive producer)
 2012-2014 Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr. (TV Series) (executive producer - 15 episodes)
- Michelle Rodriguez/Adrian Grenier/Linda Chavez (2012) ... (executive producer)
- John Legend/Wanda Sykes/Margarett Cooper (2012) ... (executive producer)
- Sanjay Gupta/Margaret Cho/Martha Stewart (2012) ... (executive producer)
- Samuel L. Jackson, Condoleezza Rice and Ruth Simmons (2012) ... (executive producer)
- Robert Downey, Jr. and Maggie Gyllenhaal (2012) ... (executive producer)
 2011 Black in Latin America (TV Series) (executive producer - 4 episodes)
- Brazil: A Racial Paradise? (2011) ... (executive producer)
- Mexico and Peru: The Black Grandma in the Closet (2011) ... (executive producer)
- Haiti and Dominican Republic: An Island Divided (2011) ... (executive producer)
- Cuba: The Next Revolution (2011) ... (executive producer)
 2010 Faces of America with Henry Louis Gates Jr. (TV Series documentary) (executive producer - 4 episodes)
- Know Thyself (2010) ... (executive producer)
- Making America (2010) ... (executive producer)
- Becoming American (2010) ... (executive producer)
- Our American Stories (2010) ... (executive producer)
 2009 Looking for Lincoln (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2008 African American Lives 2 (TV Mini-Series documentary) (executive producer - 4 episodes)
- We Come from People (2008) ... (executive producer)
- The Past Is Another Country (2008) ... (executive producer)
- The Road Home (2008) ... (executive producer)
- A Way Out of No Way (2008) ... (executive producer)
 2007 Oprah's Roots: An African American Lives Special (TV Movie documentary) (executive producer)
 2006 African American Lives (TV Series documentary) (executive producer - 4 episodes)
- Searching for Our Names (2006) ... (executive producer)
- Beyond the Middle Passage (2006) ... (executive producer)
- The Promise of Freedom (2006) ... (executive producer)
- Listening to Our Past (2006) ... (executive producer)
 2005 Independent Lens (TV Series documentary) (executive producer - 1 episode)
- Let the Church Say Amen (2005) ... (executive producer)
 2004 Let the Church Say, Amen (Documentary) (executive producer - as Henry Louis Gates Jr.)
 1999 Leaving Cleaver: Henry Louis Gates, Jr. Remembers Eldridge Cleaver (TV Movie documentary) (executive producer)
 1998 Frontline (TV Series documentary) (executive producer - 1 episode)
- The Two Nations of Black America (1998) ... (executive producer)
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Other Works:

Book: "Wonders of the African World." See more »

Alternate Names:

Henry Louis Gates Jr. | Professor Henry Louis Gates Jr. | Rev. Henry Louis Gates Jr. | Dr. Henry Louis Gates | Henry Louis Gates Jr Phd
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Professor, Harvard University African and African-American Studies. See more »

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