John Adams (2008 - 2008)

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Adapted from David McCullough's Pulitzer Prize-winning biography, this lavish seven-part miniseries chronicles the life of Founding Father John Adams, starting with the Boston Massacre of 1770 through his years as an ambassador in Europe, then his terms as vice president and president of the United States, up to his death on July 4, 1826.

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Paul Giamatti
John Adams
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Laura Linney
Abigail Adams
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Tom Wilkinson
Benjamin Franklin
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David Morse
George Washington
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Stephen Dillane
Thomas Jefferson
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Danny Huston
Samuel Adams
Sarah Polley
Abigail Adams Smith
Gary Goetzman
Executive Producer
Tom Hanks
Executive Producer
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Series Details

TV Network: HBO
Premiere Date: Mar 16, 2008
Genre: History
Executive producers: Gary Goetzman, Tom Hanks
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