Sally Hemings: An American Scandal

Sally Hemings: An American Scandal
Type TV MiniSeries
MPAA Rating N/A
Runtime 2hr
Genres Period, Biopic
Keywords N/A
Status Completed
US Release Date
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Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Sam Neill Actor Thomas Jefferson 1 1000001
Carmen Ejogo Actor Sally Hemings 1 1000002
Diahann Carroll Actor Betty Hemings 1 1000003
Mare Winningham Actor Martha Jefferson 1 1000004
Mario Van Peebles Actor James Hemings 1 1000005
Rene Auberjonois Actor James Callender 1 1000006
Zeljko Ivanek Actor Thomas Mann Rudolph 1 1000007
Kevin Conway Actor Thomas Paine 1 1000008
Amelia Heinle Actor Harriet Hemings 1 1000009
Klea Scott Actor Critta Hemings 1 1000010
Kelly Rutherford Actor Lady Maria Cosway 1 1000011
Peter Bradbury Actor Samuel Carr 1 1000012
Jefrey Alan Chandler Actor Adrien Petit 1 1000013
Jesse Tyler Ferguson Actor Young Tom Hemings 1 1000014
June Gable Actor Madame Dupre 1 1000015
Larry Gilliard Jr. Actor Henry Jackson 1 1000016
Mark Joy Actor Gabriel Lilly 1 1000017
Paul Kandel Actor Pierre DuPont 1 1000018
Kweli Leapart Actor Sukey 1 1000019
Kathryn Meisle Actor Dolly Madison 1 1000020
Reno Roop Actor James Madison 1 1000021
Chris Stafford Actor Peter Carr 1 1000022
Jessica Townsend Actor Maria "Polly" Jefferson 1 1000023
Zachary Knighton Actor William Alexander 1 1000024
Sean Pratt Actor Tom Hemings Woodson 1 1000025
Alex Draper Actor Jean Michel Salveaux 1 1000026
Anthony Hamilton Actor Versailles Announcer 1 1000027
Duke Lafoon Actor Jack Eppes 1 1000028
Trudy Lancaster Actor Female Runaway Slave 1 1000029
Ed Sala Actor Slaver 1 1000030
Kevin Grantz Actor Sherill Clenon 1 1000031
Randell Haynes Actor Reporter No 1 1 1000032
Richard Fullerton Actor Reporter No 2 1 1000033
Elizabeth Harmon Haid Actor Margaret Bayard Smith 1 1000034
Shaun Depriest Actor Rufus 1 1000035
Newton B Miller Actor Mr Batiste 1 1000036
Rachel Johnson Actor Virginia Randolph 1 1000037
David Bridgewater Actor E I DuPont 1 1000038
Brian Franklin Actor Beverly Hemings 1 1000039
Owen Valentine Actor Auctioneer 1 1000040
James M Peerman Actor Mulberry Row Man 1 1000041
Craig Anderson Executive Producer n/a 174 3000001
Gerrit Van Der Meer Producer n/a 3 3000002
Tina Andrews Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
Ric Rondell Unit Production Manager n/a 182 5000001
Donald P H Eaton Assistant Director n/a 163 5000002
Karen E Collins Assistant Director n/a 163 5000003
Cindy Marcari Post-Production Supervisor n/a 120796 5000004
John Crowder Location Manager n/a 193 5000005
Stephanie Hammond Script Supervisor n/a 191 5000006
Eleanor Nichols Production Coordinator production office coordinator 162 5000007
Christine Offutt-Thomas Assistant Production Coordinator n/a 192 5000008
Donald M Morgan Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000001
Paul Varrieur Camera Operator n/a 239 6000002
Andrew Doerfer Editor n/a 172 7000001
Michael Belling Assistant Editor n/a 203 7000002
Joel McNeely Music n/a 120781 8000001
Christopher Dean Johnston Music Coordinator n/a 206 8000002
Jeanette Surga Music Editor n/a 214 8000003
David Crank Production Designer n/a 164 9000001
Joseph Litsch Set Decorator n/a 165 9000002
Doug Huszti Art Director art direction 183 9000003
Reuben Cannon Casting Director n/a 157 10000001
Kim Williams Casting Director n/a 157 10000002
Leni Ashmore Sorenson Consultant historical consultant 120784 12000001
Lilene Mansell Dialect Coach n/a 666 12000002
Michael T Boyd Costume Designer n/a 169 13000001
Stanley L Moore Costume Supervisor n/a 120895 13000002
Linda DeAndrea Hairdresser hair designer 121014 13000003
David Atherton Makeup makeup department head 353 13000004
Gil Mosko Makeup key makeup 353 13000005
Joseph Melody Sound Editor n/a 229 14000001
Jay Patterson Sound Mixer production sound mixer 230 14000002
Robert Kempf Key Grip n/a 263 15000001
Brian Gunter Gaffer n/a 268 15000002
Gwendolyn Glenn Choreographer choreography 120803 17000001
Douglas Cash Sloan Stunt Coordinator n/a 120804 19000001
Douglas Cash Sloan Animal Wrangler n/a 120863 20000001
Richard L Blankenship Construction Coordinator n/a 276 21000001
Ray Bivins Special Effects Coordinator n/a 241 23000001
Kelly G Farrah Property Master n/a 120805 24000001
Chris St George Assistant (to executive producer) 120820 25000001
Chuck Flynn Transportation Coordinator n/a 271 25000002
Barbara Abseck Publicity publicist(CBS/New York) 120789 29000001
Andrea Ballas Publicity publicist(CBS/Los Angeles) 120789 29000002
Jody Frisch Publicity publicist(Craig Anderson Productions) 120789 29000003
Miniseries that tells the story of the 38-year relationship between Thomas Jefferson, the third president of the United States, and his slave mistress Sally Hemings. Set against the backdrop of pivotal events in our nation's early history, the drama explores not only the love story between Hemings and the distinguished president, with whom she is believed to have had five children, but also her relationships with her family, her peers and Jefferson's eldest daughter, as she maintained her position at Monticello.