American Masters, committed to 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.
How Fats Domino’s brand of New Orleans rhythm & blues morphed into rock 'n' roll.
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.
The story of Althea Gibson, queen of the highly segregated tennis world in the 1950s.
Discover the violin virtuoso through Itzhak Perlman, students and archival performances.
The first documentary about the Tony- and Pulitzer-winning playwright August Wilson.