Episodes: Ongoing (hour).
TV show dates: April 23, 2019 — present.
Series status: Has not been cancelled.
Performers include: Tariq Trotter aka Black Thought, Jazz Jennings, Laverne Cox, Margaret Hamilton, Katherine Johnson, Christine Darden, Michael Collins, Charlie Duke, and Gerry Griffin.
TV show description:
From ABC News, the 1969 TV show is a docu-series about the year that brought trouble and triumph to a world in turmoil.
Each episode delves into notable people and events of President Richard Nixon’s first year in office, including the moon landing; the Manson murders; Mary Jo Kopechne, Senator Ted Kennedy, and the Chappaquiddick scandal; Woodstock; John Lennon and Yoko Ono’s Bed-Ins; the Black Panthers; and the Stonewall Uprising.
Along with archival footage, the series includes commentary by people who were there, as well as contemporary personalities like Trotter, Jennings, and Cox. Salaam Remi wrote the score which pays tribute to a pivotal year in popular music.
This episode has not aired yet.
First aired: TBD
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