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Maya Angelou: And Still I RiseDistinctly referred to as “a redwood tree, with deep roots…Air Date 2/21/20171:53:02
By Sidney LumetProlific and versatile filmmaker Sidney Lumet made 44 films in…Air Date 1/3/20171:46:15
Eero Saarinen: The Architect Who Saw the…Best known for designing National Historic Landmarks such as…Air Date 12/27/20160:53:55
Norman Lear: Just Another Version of YouWith unprecedented access to Lear, his work and his massive personal…Air Date 10/25/20161:24:03
Loretta Lynn: Still a Mountain GirlInducted into more music Halls of Fame than any female singer…Air Date 3/4/20161:53:14
Fats Domino and The Birth of Rock 'n'…One of the most popular rockers of the 1950s and early 60s, Fats…Air Date 2/26/20160:53:13
Carole King: Natural WomanKing tells her story in the new documentary American Masters…Air Date 2/19/20160:53:11
B.B. King: The Life of RileyB.B. King, born Riley B. King, was one of the most influential…Air Date 2/12/20160:53:09
American Masters Launches "Inspiring…Nominate an Inspiring Woman and join us in celebrating the powerful,…0:00:30
Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You…Largely responsible for the explosion of bold American television…0:02:24
In Their Own Words TrailerAmerican Masters is celebrating its 30th anniversary with the…0:02:27
The Highwaymen: Friends Till the End -…Discover the story behind the pioneering outlaw country music…0:02:32
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How Patsy Cline balanced home life and commercial…Despite growing commercial success and a rigorous schedule, Patsy…0:01:15
Learn how Patsy Cline broke social norms…Forced to drop out of school to earn money, Patsy Cline was an…0:01:32
Patsy Cline: TrailerBorn Virginia Patterson Hensley in Winchester, Virginia, Patsy…
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Hear how Maya Angelou met Tupac Shakur for…Without realizing it, Maya Angelou met Tupac Shakur, and the…0:01:52
Maya Angelou's missed opportunity to work…As a single mother, Maya Angelou struggled to provide for her…0:01:26
Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise - TrailerThis unprecedented film celebrates Dr. Maya Angelou by weaving…0:02:38
See Maya Angelou's early performances in…Maya Angelou transitioned from dancing to singing early in her…0:00:59
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