African American Lives (2006–2008)

A Way Out of No Way 

Episode two continues to trace the guests' lineages back through the late 1800s to the Civil War, featuring such stories as that of Chris Rock's great-great-grandfather, a black Civil War ... See full summary »

Watch Now

With Prime Video

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Edit

Cast

Episode credited cast:
Maya Angelou ... Herself
Don Cheadle ... Himself
Morgan Freeman ... Himself
Henry Louis Gates ... Himself - Host
Chris Rock ... Himself
Tina Turner ... Herself
Edit

Storyline

Episode two continues to trace the guests' lineages back through the late 1800s to the Civil War, featuring such stories as that of Chris Rock's great-great-grandfather, a black Civil War veteran who was twice elected to the South Carolina State Legislature, and Don Cheadle's great-great-grandparents, who, as Chickasaw Freedmen, struggled to build lives for themselves in Oklahoma after being excluded from the tribal rolls.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Certificate:

TV-PG
Edit

Details

Release Date:

6 February 2008 (USA) See more »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

See full technical specs »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Contribute to This Page

Free Movies and TV Shows You Can Watch Now

On IMDb TV, you can catch Hollywood hits and popular TV series at no cost. Select any poster below to play the movie, totally free!

Browse free movies and TV series

Stream Popular Action and Adventure Titles With Prime Video

Explore popular action and adventure titles available to stream with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed