Star Malachi Kirby explains how actors in the miniseries felt dedicated to portraying black female resistance.
Encouragement from Forest Whitaker and LeVar Burton helped him nail the scene in the end.
The young Brit learned a lot while filming the History Channel remake of the original miniseries and hopes to pass on the wisdom.
The New Roots Revisits America's Worst Institution, and Reminds Us That Bullies Aren't So Great, Either
Watching the new Roots, which would be one of the best TV things you could do this week, you're reminded that in at least one important sense, it's about a bigger matter than even slavery.
Malachi Kirby talks about the importance of knowing yourself.
Malachi Kirby discusses filming the whipping scene in 'Roots'
Malachi Kirby says that the strength of black women Is "definitely" evident In "Roots."