Sunday, February 3, 2008
This is the second installment of the popular PBS series that delves into the family history of each of its participants. This year's participants are
Linda Johnson-Rice - President and CEO of Johnson Publishing Co., Inc.
Don Cheadle - Award-winning actor
Chris Rock - Award-winning comedian, actor, screenwriter, producer, and director
Tom Joyner - Nationally syndicated radio host
Peter Gomes - Minister and Harvard theologian
Maya Angelou - World-renowned and award-winning poet
Morgan Freeman - Award-winning actor, producer, and director
Jackie Joyner-Kersee - World-class Olympian
Tina Turner - Rock and Roll icon
Kathleen Henderson - One of over 2000 applicants selected to partake in the program
Bliss Broyard - Best-selling author and freelance writer
African American Lives 2 premieres Wednesday, February 6 at 9PM ET. Check your local listings. Be sure to also click on "Programs A-Z" for more programs for the month of February.