The Book of Negroes

The Book of Negroes

  • 2015
  • 1 Season
  • 7.9  (1,912)

In this dramatic miniseries, an African woman is kidnapped and sold into slavery in America near the time of the American Revolution. Eventually able to gain her freedom, she works to help others in her situation to escape the bonds of American slave owners. The series debuted on the CBC in Canada and has aired on BET in the US.

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Episode 6
6. Episode 6
February 19, 2015
Upon their arrival in Africa, Aminata leaves the Loyalists behind to find her way back to her home village of Bayo.
Episode 5
5. Episode 5
February 19, 2015
As racial tensions boil in barren and destitute Shelburne, Aminata organizes a final journey back to Africa.
Episode 4
4. Episode 4
February 18, 2015
After British defeat, Aminata registers Black Loyalists in The Book Of Negroes for an escape to freedom in Nova Scotia.
Episode 3
3. Episode 3
February 18, 2015
When Revolution breaks out in New York, Aminata seizes her chance and escapes to freedom in the haven of Canvas Town.
Episode 2
2. Episode 2
February 17, 2015
Aminata, forced to deflect the affections of the two men who own her, adjusts to plantation life in the Carolinas.
Episode 1
1. Episode 1
February 17, 2015
Stolen from Africa, eleven-year old Aminata Diallo is enslaved and forced to endure a treacherous journey to America.
The Book Of Negroes
The Book Of Negroes

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In this dramatic miniseries, an African woman is kidnapped and sold into slavery in America near the time of the American Revolution. Eventually able to gain her freedom, she works to help others in her situation to escape the bonds of American slave owners. The series debuted on the CBC in Canada and has aired on BET in the US.The Book of Negroes is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (6 episodes). The series first aired on February 17, 2015.

The Book of Negroes is available for streaming on the Koch Entertainment Distribution website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch The Book of Negroes on demand at Amazon, Vudu, Google Play and Apple TV.

  • Premiere Date
    February 17, 2015
  • IMDB Rating
    7.9  (1,912)