12 certificateRoots: The Gift is a Film programme that first aired in 1988 and has been classified a 12 certificate.

Roots: The Gift is a 3 star programme

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Roots: The Gift (1988)

Directed by
Kevin Hooks

In this compelling offshoot from the landmark miniseries, slave Kunta Kinte and his friend Fiddler stumble across a scheme that might secure their freedom.

Written by

Genre: Film

Running Time: 120 minutes (approx)

Production Year: 1988

3/5 Stars

Classification: 12 Certificate

Production Country: USA

Filmed in Colour

Made for TV

When is Roots: The Gift next on TV?

It's next showing on True Entertainment May 30th, 11:00am. See more...


Image for Louis Gossett Jr.Louis Gossett Jr....Fiddler Reynolds
Image for LeVar BurtonLeVar Burton...Kunta Kinte
Image for Avery BrooksAvery Brooks...Cletus Moyer
Image for Kate MulgrewKate Mulgrew...Hattie Carraway
Shaun Cassidy...Edmund Parker Jr.
John McMartin...Edmund Parker Sr.
Jerry Hardin...Dr. William Reynolds
Annabella Price...Sarah Parker
Michael Learned...Amelia Parker
Fran Bennett...Mammy May
Image for Tim RussTim Russ...Marcellus
Jimmie F. Skaggs...Scarvie
Brandy Brown...Arabella Parker
Ernest Harden Jr....Nicholas
Maria Bryant...Lilly