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The Jacksons: An American Dream (1992)





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A two-part made for TV effort, this special depicts the dysfunctional Jackson family, which has somehow managed to raise its children in such a way that they have managed to rise above their steel town backgrounds to the tops of the charts in the music field. Though obviously not delving into the more controversial and sensational aspects of their lives, this story is a somewhat rose-colored but still interesting pictorial history of the exceptional musical family. If nothing else, worth watching for the incredible music and choreography.


Lawrence Hilton-Jacobs
as Joseph Jackson
Angela Bassett
as Katherine Jackson
Wylie Draper
as Michael
Alex Burrall
as Michael (age 6-8)
Billy Dee Williams
as Berry Gordy
Vanessa L. Williams
as Suzanne de Passe
Colin Steele
as Jermaine
Jermaine Jackson
as Jermaine (age 13-17)
Bumper Robinson
as Jackie (age 12-16)
Shakiem Jamar Evans
as Tito (age 10-14)
Jason Weaver
as Michael (age 9-14)
Shakiem Jabar Evans
as Tito (age 10-14)
Eugene Lee
as Bill Bray
Ebonie Smith
as La Toya 2
Randy Kirby
as Reporter
Terry Coleman
as Tito's Friend
Rana Mack
as Groupie 2
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