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"HISTORY's "Roots" Screening With Cast Member Tip "T.I." Harris And Executive Producer Will Packer"

I had the opportunity to check out the first episode of ROOTS the new miniseries presented by the History Channel. I grew up watching the miniseries and did not know if we needed another slave story. But after seeing the first episode and listening to Director Will Packer speak about his motivation to recreate this epic series; I am ecstatic to share this historical moment with you all.

"HISTORY's "Roots" Screening With Cast Member Tip "T.I." Harris And Executive Producer Will Packer"

The movie is a visual masterpiece and a great conversation piece about being American. The private event was held at Atlanta’s Center for Civil and Human Rights and some of Atlanta’s most influential were in attendance to see the first episode and discuss its impact.

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Alex Haley’s highly acclaimed book that turned into a huge television miniseries is coming to a BLUE RAY near you.

I binge watch Roots whenever it comes on BET or Centric if you are like me this might be a good look to just go ahead and purchase the complete set on blue ray.

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“Reading Rainbow” star LeVar Burton reads a profanity-filled book for charity!

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