The Book of Negroes (2015 - 2015)

The Book of Negroes


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A kidnapped African woman becomes enslaved, and endures harsh conditions in South Carolina, eventually making her way to New York City during the Revolutionary War. In her ongoing quest for freedom she spends time hiding in an isolated part of Nova Scotia, and having to survive in the wild of Sierra Leone.

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2015, CBC, 6 episodes


Louis Gossett Jr.
as Daddy Moses
Cuba Gooding Jr.
as Sam Fraunces
Aunjanue Ellis
as Aminata Diallo
Lyriq Bent
as Chekura Tiano
Ben Chaplin
as Capt. John Clarkson
Allan Hawco
as Solomon Lindo
Jane Alexander
as Maria Witherspoon
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