Brian Wilson: Long Promised Road
american masters

AMERICAN MASTERS is an ongoing series of award-winning primetime specials examining the lives, works, and creative processes of our most outstanding cultural artists. Created in 1984 by Susan Lacy and produced by Thirteen/WNET for national public television, the series is both a celebration and an exploration of creativity in America. Consisting of more than 250 hours of programming to date, AMERICAN MASTERS is a growing film library documenting the role important individuals, groups, and movements have played in the formation of our cultural identity.

Episode Duration: 1 hour 26 minutes and 46 seconds

Episode Number: 3502


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Thu, May 30 3:30 P.M. Joe Papp In Five Acts     NH World (11.3)
Sun, Jun 2 4:00 A.M. Waterman - Duke: Ambassador of Aloha     NH World (11.3)
Tue, Jun 11 3:30 P.M. Ailey     NH World (11.3)
Wed, Jun 12 2:00 P.M. Little Richard: The King and Queen of Rock and Roll     NH Explore (11.2)
Thu, Jun 13 4:00 A.M. Little Richard: The King and Queen of Rock and Roll     NH Explore (11.2)
Sat, Jun 22 8:00 P.M. Little Richard: The King and Queen of Rock and Roll     NH World (11.3)
Sun, Jun 23 12:00 A.M. Little Richard: The King and Queen of Rock and Roll     NH World (11.3)
Fri, Jun 28 7:00 P.M. James Baldwin: The Price of the Ticket     NH World (11.3)
Sat, Jun 29 12:00 A.M. James Baldwin: The Price of the Ticket     NH World (11.3)
Sat, Jun 29 8:00 A.M. James Baldwin: The Price of the Ticket     NH World (11.3)
Sat, Jun 29 2:00 P.M. James Baldwin: The Price of the Ticket     NH World (11.3)


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