Final Episode of Roots
In the final episode of Roots (9.00pm, BBC Four) Chicken George makes his way back to America and reaches Tom Lea’s farm, where he hopes to be reunited with his family.
But tracking down his long-lost relations and making up for lost time won’t be easy. Meanwhile, the American Civil War breaks out and lines are drawn.
Also featuring: Laurence Fishbone as Alex Haley, Erica Tazel as Matilda, Anna Paquin as Nancy Holt, Lane Garrison as Frederick Murray, Tip T.I. Harris as Cyrus, Sedale Threatt Jr as Tom and Mekhi Phifer as Jerusalem, Carol Sutton as Miss Malizy, Malachi Kirby as Kunta Kinte and Joy Jacobson as Charlotte Murray.
Pictured: Chicken George (Regé-Jean Page)