Ken Burns

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Birth Date: July 29, 1953

Age: 68 years old

Birth Place: Brooklyn, New York

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Ken Burns

Muhammad Ali PBS

Roush Review: Ken Burns’ Dynamic Portrait of Muhammad Ali Is a Knockout

Muhammad Ali
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Ken Burns’ ‘Muhammad Ali’ Docuseries Tells a Very Relevant Tale


Roush Review: Telling Hemingway’s Larger-Than-Life Story


Worth Watching: Ken Burns’ ‘Country Music,’ Alec Baldwin Roasted, Peter Fonda Remembered, a Pivotal ‘Succession’

Country Music: Live at the Ryman - Show
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‘Country Music’s Ken Burns Teases Artists’ Emotional Stories in PBS Docuseries

The Vietnam War

Roush Review: Ken Burns’ Powerful Doc ‘The Vietnam War’

Stephen Colbert will host the 69TH PRIMETIME EMMY® AWARDS, broadcasting LIVE from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles Sunday, Sept. 17 (8:00-11:00 PM, live ET/5:00-8:00 PM live PT) on the CBS Television Network. Photo: John Filo/CBS ©2017 CBS Broadcasting, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Top TV for Friday, Sept. 15 thru Sunday, Sept. 17: The Emmys, Ken Burns’ ‘Vietnam War,’ ‘Strain’ Series Finale

The Handmaid's Tale - Alexis Bledel, Elisabeth Moss

TV Critics Celebrate ‘The Handmaid’s Tale,’ ‘Atlanta’ as Year’s Best at Annual Awards Ceremony


Top TV for Friday, May 26 thru Sunday, May 28: A Memorial Day Treat: After PBS’s Annual Holiday Concert, Ken Burns Previews his ‘Vietnam War’ Series

Muhammed Ali

Ken Burns Producing and Directing a Muhammad Ali Documentary

The Detour

Roush Review: A Slapstick ‘Detour’, Ken Burns on ‘Jackie Robinson’, Syfy’s Dreary ‘Hunters’

Jackie Robinson PBS

Ken Burns On Jackie Robinson, Baseball’s Most Important Player

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Top TV for Monday, September 7

Cancer The Emperor of All Maladies

What’s Worth Watching: Ken Burns Tackles Cancer in a New Documentary