The N-Word

N-Word
Type TV Special
MPAA Rating N/A
Runtime 1hr
Genres Documentary, Historical
Keywords N/A
Status Completed
US Release Date
  
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Chris Rock Actor Interviewee 1 1000001
Ice Cube Actor Interviewee 1 1000002
Whoopi Goldberg Actor Interviewee 1 1000003
Damon Dash Actor Interviewee 1 1000004
Russell Simmons Actor Interviewee 1 1000005
George Carlin Actor Interviewee 1 1000006
Samuel L. Jackson Actor Interviewee 1 1000007
Regina King Actor Interviewee 1 1000008
George Wolfe Actor Interviewee 1 1000009
Randall Kennedy Actor Interviewee 1 1000010
Robin Kelley Actor Interviewee 1 1000011
John McWhorter Actor Interviewee 1 1000012
Robert Pratt Actor Interviewee 1 1000013
Wynton Marsalis Actor Interviewee 1 1000014
Todd Boyd Actor Interviewee 1 1000015
Talib Kweli Actor Interviewee 1 1000016
Michael Rapaport Actor Interviewee 1 1000017
Quincy Jones Actor Interviewee 1 1000018
Ving Rhames Actor Interviewee 1 1000019
Benjamin Chavis Actor Interviewee 1 1000020
George Fredrickson Actor Interviewee 1 1000021
Alvin Poussaint Actor Interviewee 1 1000022
Elaine Brown Actor Interviewee 1 1000023
Dick Gregory Actor Interviewee 1 1000024
Ron Shelton Actor Interviewee 1 1000025
Paul Mooney Actor Interviewee 1 1000026
Nelson George Actor Interviewee 1 1000027
Bryant Gumbel Actor Interviewee 1 1000028
Donald Bogle Actor Interviewee 1 1000029
Carlton Ridenhour Actor Interviewee 1 1000030
Stanley Crouch Actor Interviewee 1 1000031
Elliott Wilson Actor Interviewee 1 1000032
John Singleton Actor Interviewee 1 1000033
Nia Long Actor Interviewee 1 1000034
Levar Burton Actor Interviewee 1 1000035
John Salley Actor Interviewee 1 1000036
Sandra Bernhard Actor Interviewee 1 1000037
Cree Summer Actor Dramatic Reading (from "Uncle Tom's Cabin") 1 1000039
Lisa Hamilton Actor Dramatic Reading (from "Christ in Alabama") 1 1000040
Chi McBride Actor Dramatic Reading (from "Nigger") 1 1000042
Todd Williams Director n/a 2 2000001
Helena Echegoyan Executive Producer n/a 174 3000001
Andy Cohen Executive Producer (Trio) 174 3000002
Samuel Paul Supervising Producer (Trio) 1275 3000003
Peter Ochs Consulting Producer n/a 548 3000004
Nelson George Producer n/a 3 3000005
Andretta Hamilton Associate Producer n/a 171 3000006
Rakeda Ervin Associate Producer n/a 171 3000007
Cassandra Butcher Associate Producer n/a 171 3000008
Todd Williams Writer n/a 120782 4000001
Harriet Stowe Source Material ((From novel: "Uncle Tom's Cabin")) 120786 4000002
Langston Hughes Source Material ((From poem: "Christ in Alabama")) 120786 4000003
Mark Twain Source Material (From satirical essay) 120786 4000004
Carl Sandburg Source Material ((From poem: "Nigger")) 120786 4000005
Amy Linden Field Producer n/a 2564 5000001
Jeff Bodge Camera n/a 120798 6000001
Spencer Cooper Camera n/a 120798 6000002
Dan Cornelli Camera n/a 120798 6000003
Keith Duggan Camera n/a 120798 6000004
Tony Flanagan Camera n/a 120798 6000005
Steven Garrett Camera n/a 120798 6000006
Benjamin Hamilton Camera n/a 120798 6000007
Brian Heller Camera n/a 120798 6000008
Terrance Krigger Camera n/a 120798 6000009
Bryan Less Camera n/a 120798 6000010
Ron McCaine Camera n/a 120798 6000011
Chris Meagher Camera n/a 120798 6000012
Peter Ney Camera n/a 120798 6000013
Tom Piozet Camera n/a 120798 6000014
Mark Ritchie Camera n/a 120798 6000015
Adam Teichman Camera n/a 120798 6000016
Drew Thomas Camera n/a 120798 6000017
Jake Zortman Camera n/a 120798 6000018
Gerard Gaskin Photography n/a 120835 6000019
Olga Montes Photography n/a 120835 6000020
Brad Katz Editor n/a 172 7000001
Ted Boyse On-Line Editor n/a 120811 7000002
Nneka Goforth Assistant Editor n/a 203 7000003
Brad Jones Assistant Editor n/a 203 7000004
Michael Cohen Composer n/a 120836 8000001
Richard Pryor Performer ("That Nigger's Crazy") 120819 8000002
Omar Hassen Song ("Niggers are Scared of Revolution") 120859 8000003
Lauren Zalaznick Network Executive (Trio) 120846 11000001
Simone Shah Research n/a 458 12000001
Bonnie Rowan Research n/a 458 12000002
Sachiko Speaks Makeup n/a 353 13000001
Brian Angely Sound n/a 120816 14000001
Fred Burnham Sound n/a 120816 14000002
Mic Cribben Sound n/a 120816 14000003
Doug Farres Sound n/a 120816 14000004
Andrew Galkin Sound n/a 120816 14000005
Michael Legum Sound n/a 120816 14000006
Erik Loveland Sound n/a 120816 14000007
Todd Lotoszinski Sound n/a 120816 14000008
Torrin Middelton Sound n/a 120816 14000009
Kevin Parker Sound n/a 120816 14000010
Mark Solomon Sound n/a 120816 14000011
Dan Suskgo Sound n/a 120816 14000012
Hilary Stewart Sound n/a 120816 14000013
John Van Der Does Sound n/a 120816 14000014
Rob Valley Sound n/a 120816 14000015
Dan Walter Sound n/a 120816 14000016
Camille Chu Graphics n/a 120826 23000001
Mason Yi Graphics n/a 120826 23000002
Peter Alexeev Production Assistant n/a 275 25000001
Chris Beal Production Assistant n/a 275 25000002
Candice Candelori Production Assistant n/a 275 25000003
Brian Castillo Production Assistant n/a 275 25000004
Dominic Gillette Production Assistant n/a 275 25000005
Domineke Green Production Assistant n/a 275 25000006
Kelly Jones Production Assistant n/a 275 25000007
Tonya Jones Production Assistant n/a 275 25000008
Dan Jundef Production Assistant n/a 275 25000009
Matt Mayers Production Assistant n/a 275 25000010
Thomas Parfitt Production Assistant n/a 275 25000011
Margaret Wilson Production Assistant n/a 275 25000012
Angela Yarbrough Production Assistant n/a 275 25000013
Roxanne Mayweather Rights & Clearances Clearances(Searchworks) 120879 26000001
Jim Black Rights & Clearances Clearances(Clearsongs) 120879 26000002
Synopsis
Documentary special which follows the evolution of the word "nigger" through American history and up to the present, focusing on its long-standing societal use as a racial epithet and the ways in which, in the modern era, the word's definition and potency are being redefined by younger generations.