Since its premiere in 1986, American Masters has been the only PBS series committed to developing and producing comprehensive film biographies about the broad cast of characters who comprise our cultural history.Program Website
Dr. Maya Angelou was a singer, dancer, activist, poet and writer who inspired generations.
"The Queen of Country Music” is still going strong after more than 50 years of music.
B.B. King, born Riley B. King, was one of the most celebrated blues musicians of all time.
Meet 15 women who define contemporary American culture in Greenfield-Sanders’ new film.
Discover the violin virtuoso through Itzhak Perlman, students and archival performances.
Meet 19 iconic baby boomers from this influential generation born between 1946 and 1964.
The definitive film about the legendary rock musician, Jimi Hendrix.