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"Queen" (1993) More at IMDbPro »TV mini-series 1993-

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Writers (WGA):
Alex Haley (story)
David Stevens (teleplay)
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Release Date:
14 February 1993 (USA) See more »
Discover The Roots Of A New Generation.
A plantation owner's son falls in love with a slave named Easter and together they have a Mixed race daughter named Queen... See more »
Nominated for Golden Globe. Another 5 wins & 12 nominations See more »
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 (Series Cast Summary - 11 of 60)

Ann-Margret ... Sally Jackson (2 episodes, 1993)

Patricia Clarkson ... Lizzie (2 episodes, 1993)

Tim Daly ... Col. James Jackson Jr. (2 episodes, 1993)

Ossie Davis ... Parson Dick (2 episodes, 1993)

Danny Glover ... Alec Haley (2 episodes, 1993)

Jasmine Guy ... Easter (2 episodes, 1993)

Martin Sheen ... James Jackson Sr. (2 episodes, 1993)

Madge Sinclair ... Dora (2 episodes, 1993)

Sada Thompson (2 episodes, 1993)

Paul Winfield ... Cap'n Jack (2 episodes, 1993)

Halle Berry ... Queen (2 episodes, 1993)

Series Directed by
John Erman (2 episodes, 1993)
Series Writing credits
Alex Haley (2 episodes, 1993)
David Stevens (2 episodes, 1993)

Series Produced by
John Erman .... co-producer (2 episodes, 1993)
Hal Galli .... co-producer (2 episodes, 1993)
Bernard Sofronski .... executive producer (2 episodes, 1993)
David L. Wolper .... executive producer (2 episodes, 1993)
Mark Wolper .... producer (2 episodes, 1993)
Series Original Music by
Michael Small (3 episodes, 1993)
Series Cinematography by
Tony Imi (2 episodes, 1993)
Series Film Editing by
Paul LaMastra (2 episodes, 1993)
James Galloway (1 episode, 1993)
Series Casting by
Susan Bluestein (1 episode, 1993)
Series Production Design by
Rodger Maus (2 episodes, 1993)
Series Art Direction by
Richard Berger (1 episode, 1993)
Christa Munro (1 episode, 1993)
Series Set Decoration by
Joseph Litsch (1 episode, 1993)
Series Costume Design by
Helen P. Butler (1 episode, 1993)
Series Makeup Department
Darlene Brumfield .... key hair stylist (unknown episodes)
Thomas Floutz .... special makeup effects artist (unknown episodes)
Angela Levin .... key makeup artist (unknown episodes)
Series Production Management
Hal Galli .... unit production manager (1 episode, 1993)
Series Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Dustin Bernard .... second assistant director (1 episode, 1993)
Bettiann Fishman .... second assistant director (1 episode, 1993)
Craig Huston .... first assistant director (1 episode, 1993)
Ellen H. Schwartz .... first assistant director (1 episode, 1993)
Michael-McCloud Thompson .... second assistant director (1 episode, 1993)

Matthew T. Weiner .... second second assistant director (unknown episodes)
Series Art Department
Bill MacSems .... property master (1 episode, 1993)

Jamie Arbuckle .... set dresser (unknown episodes)
Kevin Considine .... carpenter (unknown episodes)
Daniel Dietrich .... propmaker (unknown episodes)
Donna Fewell .... property assistant (unknown episodes)
Frank M. Fleming .... lead man (unknown episodes)
Patrick Fuhrman .... set dresser (unknown episodes)
Michael Lane .... set dresser (unknown episodes)
Eric Luling .... set dresser (unknown episodes)
Thomas A. Morris Jr. .... construction coordinator (unknown episodes)
Alan S. Reynolds .... scenic artist (unknown episodes)
Ricky Riggs .... scenic foreman (unknown episodes)
Series Sound Department
Tim Chilton .... foley artist (unknown episodes, 1993)
Bob Costanza .... sound editor (unknown episodes)
Mike Dickeson .... sound editor (unknown episodes)
G. Michael Graham .... supervising sound editor (unknown episodes)
George R. Groves Jr. .... sound re-recording mixer (unknown episodes)
Mark Steele .... sound editor (unknown episodes)
Richard S. Steele .... sound editor (unknown episodes)
Series Special Effects by
Ray Bivins .... special effects coordinator (unknown episodes)
Series Stunts
Scott Dale .... utility stunts (unknown episodes)
Jody Kreinbrink .... stunts (unknown episodes)
Series Camera and Electrical Department
Richard S. Crumrine Jr. .... first assistant camera: "b" camera (unknown episodes, 1993)
Julian Chojnacki .... camera operator (unknown episodes)
Ed Letteri .... gaffer (unknown episodes)
Bubba Sheffield .... key grip (unknown episodes)
Jeff Wolf .... additional camera operator (unknown episodes)
Series Casting Department
Shay Griffin .... casting: Atlanta (1 episode, 1993)
Barbara Harris .... voice casting (1 episode, 1993)
Phyllis Huffman .... casting: New York (1 episode, 1993)

Brenda Cook .... casting assistant (unknown episodes, 1993)
Len Hunt .... extras casting (unknown episodes)
Alyssa Weisberg .... casting assistant (unknown episodes)
Series Costume and Wardrobe Department
Josephine Willes .... costume assistant (3 episodes, 1993)

Carol H. Beule .... assistant costume designer (unknown episodes)
Layne Brightwell .... costumer (unknown episodes)
Series Music Department
Christopher Dedrick .... orchestrator (1 episode, 1993)
Todd Kasow .... music editor (1 episode, 1993)
Series Transportation Department
Christie Chaplin .... driver (unknown episodes)
Series Other crew
Blanche McDermaid .... script supervisor (1 episode, 1993)

Lev Mallinger .... assistant accountant (unknown episodes, 1993)
Christopher Boffoli .... production assistant (unknown episodes)
Jeff Coopwood .... adr voice (unknown episodes)
Dianne Ketchum Friedgen .... location manager (unknown episodes)
Carol Kravetz .... production coordinator (unknown episodes)
Jody Kreinbrink .... horse wrangler (unknown episodes)
Lucas Moore .... studio teacher (unknown episodes)
Thomas Tucker .... technical advisor: military (unknown episodes)

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282 min
Aspect Ratio:
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Did You Know?

Halle Berry suffered a tailbone injury while riding one of the horses in a filmed scene.See more »
Queen:Home is where you are loved.See more »


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6 out of 8 people found the following review useful.
Sorry I never commented on this before, 20 May 2004

Wow! Wait...Wait.WOW!

It is very interesting that a lot of the actors that played memorable characters in the film have pretty good careers today. I was looking at the list and I was like, "He was not in that film!" "WHAT".

Again, if you look at my other comments, you will know that I love epic films and this was another one my parents just bothered to record when it played on TV years ago. (I really need to thank my parents for taking the time one of these days.) Again, this is a film I last saw in 1998. I made sure I watched it when I left it, stupidly enough, so that I could remember the entire thing as long as possible. Halle was awesome, her attitude, body language, speech, she was made for this role, and I could say vice versa. This is the one movie that made me acknowledge the fact (when she was still Oscarless) that she indeed deserved, and would soon be getting an Oscar. She conveyed the passion and pain of her character's journey. Indeed, I cannot distinguish Halle from Queen in my mind, they are synonymous. It was well written, well casted, and well received by me. If you doubt me, take a look at the full casting list and you might be surprised. If you can, watch it!

I must add that the only reason why I left these two films behind is because I was so sure they were big here and would be easy to find/buy. I am so sorry I was wrong. It's just another reflection on America's media content choices. Films with history, meat, and bone often get neglected and relegated to the bottom feeders. I guess because they are educational to some degree...hey, don't hate, be honest, I think it's true.

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