GUYANA TRAGEDY: THE STORY OF JIM JONES {PART 2 OF 2} (TV)

Summary

Part two of this two-part docudrama about the Rev. Jim Jones, the religious cult figure responsible for the deaths of more than 900 of his followers on November 18, 1978, in Jonestown, Guyana, and for the murders of Rep. Leo Ryan and others at a nearby airstrip. Commercials deleted.

Details

  • NETWORK: CBS
  • DATE: April 16, 1980 Wednesdasy 9:00 PM
  • RUNNING TIME: 20:35:27
  • COLOR/B&W: Color
  • CATALOG ID: T81:0771
  • GENRE: Docudrama
  • SUBJECT HEADING: African-American Collection - Drama
  • SERIES RUN: CBS - TV series, 1980
  • COMMERCIALS:

CREDITS

    • Frank Konigsberg … Executive Producer
    • Sam Manners … Producer
    • Ernest Tidyman … Producer, Writer
    • William A. Graham … Director
    • Charles A. Krause … Based on the book by
    • The Staff of the Washington Post … Based on the book by
    • Elmer Bernstein … Music by
    • Powers Boothe … Cast, Jim Jones
    • Ned Beatty … Cast, Congressman Leo Ryan
    • Irene Cara … Cast, Alice Jefferson
    • Veronica Cartwright … Cast, Marceline 'Marcy' Jones
    • Rosalind Cash … Cast, Jenny Hammond
    • Brad Dourif … Cast, David Langtree
    • Meg Foster … Cast, Jean Richie
    • Michael C. Gwynne … Cast, Larry King
    • Albert Hall … Cast, Otis Jefferson
    • Linda Haynes … Cast, Karen Bundy
    • Diane Ladd … Cast, Lynette Jones
    • Ron O'Neal … Cast, Col. Robles
    • Randy Quaid … Cast, Clayton Ritchie
    • Diana Scarwid … Cast, Sheila Langtree
    • Madge Sinclair … Cast, Mrs. Jefferson
    • Brenda Vaccaro … Cast, Jane Briggs
    • LeVar Burton … Cast, Richard Jefferson
    • Colleen Dewhurst … Cast, Mrs. Myrtle Kennedy
    • Clifton James … Cast, Barber Charlie Amos
    • Ed Lauter … Cast, Jim Jones, Sr.
    • James Earl Jones … Cast, Father Divine
    • Dimitra Arliss … Cast, Sister Fleming
    • David Hubbard … Cast, Raymond Jefferson
    • John Dukakis … Cast, Jack Daniels
    • Tony King … Cast, Choate
    • Tony Foster … Cast, Joshua
    • Joel Godard … Cast, Mr. Briggs
    • Meg Brush … Cast, Granny Briggs
    • Walter M. Elder Sr. … Cast, Mr. Holloway
    • Dolores Robinson … Cast, New Arrival
    • Vivian Edwards … Cast, Mrs. Halperin
    • Guy Del Russo … Cast, Reporter #1
    • Richard Reiner … Cast, Reporter #2
    • Luther McLaughlin … Cast, Elderly Man
    • Frank Konigsberg … Cast, Reporter #3
    • Steve Grand … Cast, Temple Member
    • Peter Moldonado … Cast, Guard
    • Pedro Ilerio … Cast, Black Temple Member
    • Bill Coyne … Cast, White Temple Member
    • Annie Felicianna … Cast, Woman
    • Rita Byrd … Cast, Mrs. Manners
    • Savino Maneri … Cast, Defector