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Their Eyes Were Watching God


Tense drama. A young free-spirited African-American woman searches for happiness in 1920s America by plunging into several marriages, challenging the mores of her small-town community in Florida. Based on Zora Neale Hurston's novel.

Broadcasts

  • 2009-07-29 23:15:00 - 2009-07-30 01:05:00 on BBC One Scotland, BBC One Wales, BBC One East Yorkshire, BBC One Channel Islands, BBC One Cambridge, BBC One South East, BBC One Oxford, BBC One Yorkshire, BBC One North East, BBC One North West, BBC One West, BBC One South West, BBC One South, BBC One London, BBC One West Midlands, BBC One East Midlands, BBC One East,
  • 2010-09-06 23:35:00 - 2010-09-07 01:25:00 on BBC One Oxford, BBC One South East, BBC One Cambridge, BBC One Channel Islands, BBC One East Yorkshire, BBC One Scotland, BBC One Wales, BBC One Yorkshire, BBC One North East, BBC One North West, BBC One East, BBC One East Midlands, BBC One West Midlands, BBC One London, BBC One South, BBC One South West, BBC One West,
  • 2010-09-09 23:35:00 - 2010-09-10 01:25:00 on BBC One Northern Ireland,

Credits

  • Janie Starks Halle Berry
  • Joe Starks Ruben Santiago-Hudson
  • Tea Cake Michael Ealy
  • Phoebe Watson Nicki Micheaux
  • Pearl Stone Lorraine Toussaint
  • Nanny Ruby Dee
  • Amos Hicks Terrence Dashon Howard
  • Sam Watson Gabriel Casseus
  • Motor Boat Artel Kayaru
  • Liege Moss Kevin Daniels
  • Walter Stone Henry Brown
  • Director Darnell Martin
  • Producer Matthew Carlisle
  • Writer Zora Neale Hurston
  • Writer Suzan-Lori Parks
  • Writer Misan Sagay
  • Writer Bobby Smith Jr