* AllStarCast: The mini series featured many famous black celebrities of the time.
* HeyItsThatGuy: O.J. Simpson makes a cameo as a fellow tribesman to Kunta.
** Wait there's more
** LeVarBurton and [[GoodTimes John Amos]]
** [[HongKongPhooey Scatman]] [[TransformersGenerationOne Crothers]]
** [[{{Series/Bonanza}} Lorne Greene]]
** [[Disney/TheLionKing Madge Sinclair and James Earl Jones]]
** [[Disney/{{Pinocchio}} Burl Ives]]
** [[Literature/TheGrapesOfWrath Henry Fonda]]
** [[Series/InTheHeatOfTheNight Howard Rollins]]
** [[TheBradyBunch Robert Reed]]