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Roots (TV Mini-Series 1977) Poster

(1977)

Full Cast & Crew

Series Directed by 

Marvin J. Chomsky ... (2 episodes, 1977)
John Erman ... (1 episode, 1977)
David Greene ... (1 episode, 1977)
Gilbert Moses ... (1 episode, 1977)

Series Writing Credits  

William Blinn ... (3 episodes, 1977)
M. Charles Cohen ... (1 episode, 1977)
Alex Haley ... (8 episodes, 1977)
Ernest Kinoy ... (2 episodes, 1977)
James Lee ... (5 episodes, 1977)

Series Cast  

...  Dr. William Reynolds 4 episodes, 1977
...  Older Kunta Kinte / ... 3 episodes, 1977
...  Fiddler 3 episodes, 1977
...  Mrs. Reynolds 3 episodes, 1977
...  Mathilda / ... 3 episodes, 1977
...  Bell Reynolds 3 episodes, 1977
...  'Chicken' George Moore / ... 3 episodes, 1977
...  Evan Brent 2 episodes, 1977
...  Tom Harvey 2 episodes, 1977
...  Tom Moore 2 episodes, 1977
...  John Reynolds 2 episodes, 1977
...  Missy Anne Reynolds 2 episodes, 1977
...  Slater 2 episodes, 1977
...  Old George 2 episodes, 1977
...  Capt. Thomas Davies 2 episodes, 1977
...  Wrestler 2 episodes, 1977
...  Lewis Harvey 2 episodes, 1977
...  Ames 2 episodes, 1977
...  Irene Harvey 2 episodes, 1977
...  Sister Sara 2 episodes, 1977
...  Kizzy Reynolds Moore / ... 2 episodes, 1977
...  Genelva 2 episodes, 1977
...  Sam Harvey 2 episodes, 1977
...  Fanta 2 episodes, 1977
...  Lila Harvey 2 episodes, 1977
...  Kunta Kinte / ... 2 episodes, 1977
...  Harlan 2 episodes, 1977
...  Virgil Harvey 2 episodes, 1977
...  Martha Johnson 2 episodes, 1977
...  Field Singer / ... 2 episodes, 1977
...  Squire James 1 episode, 1977
...  Kadi Touray 1 episode, 1977
...  Mingo 1 episode, 1977
...  Yaisa 1 episode, 1977
...  Noah 1 episode, 1977
...  Stephen Bennett 1 episode, 1977
...  Kintango 1 episode, 1977
...  Senator Arthur J. Justin 1 episode, 1977
...  Mrs. Moore 1 episode, 1977
...  Jimmy Brent 1 episode, 1977
...  Ordell 1 episode, 1977
...  The Drummer 1 episode, 1977
...  Sir Eric Russell 1 episode, 1977
...  Omoro 1 episode, 1977
...  Grill 1 episode, 1977
...  Brima Cesay 1 episode, 1977
...  Sam Bennett 1 episode, 1977
...  John Carrington 1 episode, 1977
...  Aunt Sukey 1 episode, 1977
...  Malizy 1 episode, 1977
...  Gardner 1 episode, 1977
...  Trumbull 1 episode, 1977
Elma V. Jackson ...  Mama Ada 1 episode, 1977
...  Aurelia 1 episode, 1977
...  Slaver 1 episode, 1977
Lee Kessler ...  Miss Constable 1 episode, 1977
Wally Taylor ...  Reverend 1 episode, 1977
...  Binta 1 episode, 1977
Ann Weldon ...  Mary 1 episode, 1977
...  Fred Drake 1 episode, 1977
...  Kailuba 1 episode, 1977
Big Joe Turner ...  The Singer 1 episode, 1977
Rebecca Bess ...  Girl on Ship 1 episode, 1977
Fred Covington ...  Auctioneer 1 episode, 1977
...  Sheriff Charlie Biggs 1 episode, 1977
...  Leonard 1 episode, 1977
Hank Rolike ...  John 1 episode, 1977
Henry Butts ...  Sitafa 1 episode, 1977
Pat Corley ...  Referee 1 episode, 1977
Maurice Hunt ...  The Doctor 1 episode, 1977
...  Poston 1 episode, 1977
Allen Williams ...  Robert Calvert 1 episode, 1977
Brooks Clift ...  McAlmon 1 episode, 1977
Kermit Echols ...  Vilars 1 episode, 1977
...  Man at cockfight 1 episode, 1977
Joe Dorsey ...  Calvert 1 episode, 1977
Ronnie Leggett ...  Kalilu 1 episode, 1977
Robert Phalen ...  Rufus Jackson 1 episode, 1977
Bill Gribble ...  Seaman Grimes 1 episode, 1977
...  Telegrapher 1 episode, 1977
Roosevelt Smith ...  James 1 episode, 1977
Cindy Henderson ...  Bess 1 episode, 1977
Rachel Longaker ...  Caroline 1 episode, 1977
Betty Cole ...  Sassy Woman 1 episode, 1977
...  Slave Owner's Wife unknown episodes
unknown episodes
unknown episodes

Series Produced by 

Stan Margulies ... producer (4 episodes, 1977)
Donald A. Ramsey ... associate producer (2 episodes, 1977)
Malcolm Alper ... associate producer (1 episode, 1977)
William Beaudine Jr. ... associate producer (1 episode, 1977)
David L. Wolper ... executive producer (1 episode, 1977)

Series Music by 

Gerald Fried ... (4 episodes, 1977)
Quincy Jones ... (1 episode, 1977)

Series Cinematography by 

Joseph M. Wilcots ... (3 episodes, 1977)
Stevan Larner ... (2 episodes, 1977)

Series Film Editing by 

James T. Heckert ... (2 episodes, 1977)
Peter Kirby ... (2 episodes, 1977)
Neil Travis ... (2 episodes, 1977)

Series Casting By 

Lynn Stalmaster ... (2 episodes, 1977)

Series Production Design by 

Jan Scott ... (1 episode, 1977)

Series Art Direction by 

Joseph R. Jennings ... (1 episode, 1977)
Jan Scott ... (1 episode, 1977)

Series Set Decoration by 

Charles C. Bennett ... (1 episode, 1977)
Solomon Brewer ... (1 episode, 1977)

Series Costume Design by 

Jack Martell ... (5 episodes, 1977)

Series Makeup Department 

Lola 'Skip' McNalley ... hair stylist (2 episodes, 1977)
Bernadine M. Anderson ... makeup artist (1 episode, 1977)
Scott Cunningham ... makeup artist (1 episode, 1977)
Omar ... hair stylist: Miss Tyson (1 episode, 1977)
Paul Stanhope Jr. ... makeup artist (1 episode, 1977)
Stan Winston ... makeup artist: Leslie Uggams / special makeup effects artist (1 episode, 1977)
Gene Witham ... makeup artist (unknown episodes)

Series Production Management 

Conrad Holzgang ... executive in charge of production (2 episodes, 1977)
George Taylor ... post-production supervisor (2 episodes, 1977)
Phillips Wylly Sr. ... manager production operations (2 episodes, 1977)

Series Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Mack Bing ... assistant director (1 episode, 1977)
Michael Kusley ... assistant director (1 episode, 1977)
Bill Lukather ... assistant director (1 episode, 1977)

Series Art Department 

Terry Ballard ... property master (2 episodes, 1977)
Al DeGaetano ... construction coordinator (1 episode, 1977)
Perry Gray ... set designer (1 episode, 1977)
Richard Reseigne ... construction coordinator (1 episode, 1977)

Series Sound Department 

Arnold Braun ... sound mixer (1 episode, 1977)
Willie D. Burton ... sound recordist (1 episode, 1977)
Larry Carow ... sound editor (1 episode, 1977)
Gene Corso ... sound effects editor (1 episode, 1977)
George Fredrick ... sound editor (1 episode, 1977)
Robert L. Harman ... sound mixer (1 episode, 1977)
Robert J. Litt ... sound mixer (1 episode, 1977)
Hoppy Mehterian ... sound mixer (1 episode, 1977)
Lorane Mitchell ... sound effects editor (1 episode, 1977)
Colin C. Mouat ... sound editor (1 episode, 1977)
Lawrence E. Neiman ... sound editor (1 episode, 1977)
Eddie Nelson ... sound mixer (1 episode, 1977)
Leonard Peterson ... sound mixer (1 episode, 1977)
David Pettijohn ... sound editor (1 episode, 1977)
George Porter ... sound mixer (1 episode, 1977)
Bruce Richardson ... sound editor (1 episode, 1977)
Bill Varney ... sound mixer (1 episode, 1977)
Donald L. Warner Jr. ... sound editor (1 episode, 1977)

Series Special Effects by 

John Frazier ... special effects supervisor (8 episodes, 1977)

Series Stunts 

Craig R. Baxley ... stunts (8 episodes, 1977)
Eddie Smith ... stunt coordinator (1 episode, 1977)

Series Camera and Electrical Department 

Víctor Pérez ... lighting technician (8 episodes, 1977)
Joseph W. Calloway ... key first assistant camera / second assistant camera (7 episodes, 1977)
Lee Heckler ... gaffer (2 episodes, 1977)
Vern Matthews ... key grip (1 episode, 1977)
Frank Palmer ... key grip (1 episode, 1977)

Series Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Ed Fincher ... costumer: men (2 episodes, 1977)
Donna Roberts ... costumer: women (2 episodes, 1977)

Series Editorial Department 

Fred Kaplan ... assistant editor (1 episode, 1977)
Mary Nelson-Duerrstein ... negative cutter (1 episode, 1977)
Darrell Upshaw ... assistant editor (1 episode, 1977)

Series Music Department 

Michael Boddicker ... musician: synthesizer (8 episodes, 1977)
Dan Wallin ... score mixer (unknown episodes)
Tommy Morgan ... musician: harmonica (uncredited) (8 episodes, 1977)
Richard Nash ... musician: trombone (uncredited) (8 episodes, 1977)
Tommy Tedesco ... musician: guitar (uncredited) (8 episodes, 1977)

Series Transportation Department 

Donald P. Desmond ... transportation co-captain (8 episodes, 1977)
Gary Littlefield ... transportation captain (1 episode, 1977)
Thomas A. Gordon ... driver (uncredited) (8 episodes, 1977)

Series Other crew 

Marie McKellar ... production assistant (2 episodes, 1977)
Jody Richardson ... production assistant (2 episodes, 1977)
Ron Von Schimmelmann ... production administrator (2 episodes, 1977)
Wendy Winter ... assistant to the producer (2 episodes, 1977)
Alex Haley ... consultant (1 episode, 1977)
Vivian Jones ... script supervisor (1 episode, 1977)
Joyce King ... script supervisor (1 episode, 1977)
Eve Light ... production assistant (1 episode, 1977)
George Sims ... research (1 episode, 1977)
Linda Thornley ... production assistant (1 episode, 1977)

Series Thanks 

Randy Miller ... special thanks (1 episode, 1977)

See also

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