Posts Tagged: Roots The TV show

‘Roots’ Remake Pulls In Strong Ratings

The premiere episode of “Roots Reimagined” pulled in 5.3 million viewers Monday night. The miniseries ran simultaneously on The History Channel, A & E and Lifetime. The updated version of “Roots” is the most watched scripted miniseries premiere since “The Bible” and “Bonnie & Clyde” in 2013. The NBA on TNT also set a record… Read more »

‘Roots’ Reimagined Premieres Memorial Day

With the epic success of “Underground” on WGN America, there is a new generation that should be interested and could benefit from a very important history lesson. Its an often overlooked part of American History and starts from the beginning with Alex Hailey’sĀ  “Roots”. “Roots” will air on the History ChannelĀ  Memorial Day at 9pm… Read more »