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African American Lives

DocumentaryHistory7+ (TV-PG)2006 - Present2 Seasons
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African American Lives

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Documentary History Rated: 7+ (TV-PG)2006 - Present2 SeasonsReturning: Date TBAOn: Prime Video 

African American Lives is a PBS television miniseries hosted by historian Henry Louis Gates, Jr., focusing on African American genealogical research. The family histories of prominent African Americans are explored using traditional genealogic techniques as well as genetic analysis. Gates has written an associated book, In Search of Our Roots: How 19 Extraordinary African Americans Reclaimed Their Past, which was published in early 2009.African American Lives has one or more episodes streaming with subscription on Prime Video, and available for purchase on Prime Video. It's a documentary and history show with 8 episodes over 2 seasons. African American Lives is still airing with no announced date for the next episode or season. It has a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.0 (154 votes).

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Season 1
4 Episodes | Prime Video & Rent or Buy

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4 episodes (50%) are available to stream on a popular subscription service (Prime Video).

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8 episodes (100%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 1 service (Prime Video).

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#26,765 Ranked TV Show

#730 Ranked in History TV

#1549 Ranked in TV on Prime Video

#5669 Ranked in Documentary TV

African American Lives has a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.0 (154 votes). The show is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.

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