The life stories of various historical figures and celebrities are told.

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Agnes Nixon
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Won 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 22 wins & 43 nominations. See more awards »
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Jack Perkins ...  Self - Host / ... 121 episodes, 1993-2005
Peter Graves ...  Self - Host / ... 90 episodes, 1987-2011
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First hosted by veteran actor Peter Graves, and later by Jack Perkins, this popular Arts and Entertainment Network series profiled the lives of notable figures in the history of entertainment, sports, arts, science, politics and warfare. The show is notable for its in-depth research, which often provides viewers with little-known information about well-known people. Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

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Referenced in Monk: Mr. Monk and the Missing Granny (2004) See more »

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I love this Biography TV series
22 June 2019 | by Petra_HuberSee all my reviews

I love this Biography TV series. Great stories about wonderful personalities and special features. Keep it up.


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6 April 1987 (USA) See more »

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