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Cast

LeVar Burton
Kunta Kinte 
Louis Gossett, Jr.
Fiddler 
John Amos
Older Kunta Kinte 
Ben Vereen
Chicken George 
Lynda Day George
 
Olivia Cole
 
Moses Gunn
 
Madge Sinclair
 
Ralph Waite
 
Vic Morrow
 
Robert Reed
 
Richard Roundtree
 
Ed Asner
 
Lloyd Bridges
 
Georg Stanford Brown
 
Chuck Connors
 
Ossie Davis
 
Andrew Duncan
 
Sandy Duncan
 
Lorne Greene
 
George Hamilton
 
Burl Ives
 
O.J. Simpson
 
Cicely Tyson
 
Leslie Uggams
 
Maya Angelou
 
MacDonald Carey
 
Gary Collins
 
Scatman Crothers
 
Ji-Tu Cumbuka
 
Brad Davis
 
Hilly Hicks
 
Lawrence-Hilton Jacobs
 
Carolyn Jones
 
Doug McClure
 
Ian McShane
 
Lynne Moody
 
Thalmus Rasulala
 
Hari (Harry) Rhodes
 
Raymond St. Jacques
 
John Schuck
 
Paul Shenar
 
Beverly Todd
 
William Watson
 
Ren Woods
 

Crew

David Greene
Director 
Gilbert Moses
Director 
John Erman
Director 
Marvin J. Chomsky
Director 
Alex Haley
Book Author 
David L. Wolper
Executive Producer 
Ernest Kinoy
Screenwriter 
Gerald Fried
Composer (Music Score) 
James Lee
Screenwriter 
James T. Heckert
Editor 
Jan Scott
Production Designer 
Joseph Jennings
Production Designer 
Joseph Wilcots
Cinematographer 
M. Charles Cohen
Screenwriter 
Neil Travis
Editor 
Peter Kirby
Editor 
Quincy Jones
Composer (Music Score) 
Stan Margulies
Producer 
Stan Winston
Makeup 
Stevan Larner
Cinematographer 
William Blinn
Screenwriter