I'll Fly Away

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  • Genre(s): Drama
  • Release year: 1991
I'll Fly Away is an American television drama series that aired on NBC from 1991 to 1993. Set during the late 1950s and early 1960s, in an unspecified Southern U.S. state, it starred Regina Taylor as Lilly Harper, a negro housekeeper for the family of... read more

I'll Fly Away is an American television drama series that aired on NBC from 1991 to 1993. Set during the late 1950s and early 1960s, in an unspecified Southern U.S. state, it starred Regina Taylor as Lilly Harper, a negro housekeeper for the family of district attorney Forrest Bedford, played by Sam Waterston. As the show progressed, Lilly became increasingly involved in the Civil Rights Movement, which eventually pulled in her employer, as well.

Original Release

10/07/1991 on NBC

Cast

Jeremy London Nathaniel 'Nathan' Bedford
Sam Waterston Forrest Bedford
Mary Alice Marguerite Peck
Kathryn Harrold Christina LeKatzis
Regina Taylor Lilly Harper
Ashlee Levitch Francie Bedford
John Aaron Bennett John Morgan Bedford
Michael Genevie
Peter Simmons Paul Slocum
Bill Cobbs
(see additional cast & crew)
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Directors

Jack Bender, Michael Fresco, Ian Sander, Eric Laneuville, Michael Katleman, James A. Contner, Allan Arkush, David Chase, Mark Sobel, Bruce Seth Green, John David Coles, Joshua Brand, Eugene Corr, Scott Paulin, Sam Waterston, Aaron Lipstadt, Félix Enríquez Alcalá, Kevin Hooks, Joe Napolitano, Roy Campanella II, Kevin Rodney Sullivan, Barbara Amato

Writers

Joshua Brand, John Falsey, Henry Bromell, Barbara Hall, David Chase, Karen Hall, Judi Ann Mason, Kevin Arkadie, Rogers Turrentine, Josef Anderson, Paul B. Margolis, Marjorie David, Dee Johnson, Stuart Stevens, Lonne Elder III, Lynn Siefert, Frank Dandrolf, Marc Rubin

Creators

Joshua Brand, John Falsey

Cast

Jeremy London Nathaniel 'Nathan' Bedford
Sam Waterston Forrest Bedford
Mary Alice Marguerite Peck
Kathryn Harrold Christina LeKatzis
Regina Taylor Lilly Harper
Ashlee Levitch Francie Bedford
John Aaron Bennett John Morgan Bedford
Michael Genevie
Peter Simmons Paul Slocum
Bill Cobbs
RaéVen Kelly Adlaine Harper
Bill Cobbs Lewis Coleman
Elizabeth Omilami Joelyn
Scott Paulin Tucker Anderson
Roger Aaron Brown Reverend Henry
Danny Nelson Chief Mayhew
Rebecca Koon Eileen Slocum
Deborah Hedwall Gwen Bedford
Brad Sullivan Coach Zollicofer Weed
Amy Ryan Parkie Sasser

Producers

John Falsey Executive Producer
Joshua Brand Executive Producer
David Chase Executive Producer
Ian Sander Executive Producer
Barbara Hall Executive Producer
John Falsey Producer
Joshua Brand Producer
David Chase Producer
Ian Sander Producer
Barbara Hall Producer
John Forrest Niss Producer
Henry Bromell Producer
Jim Davis Producer
Jim Davis Producer
Ra'uf Glasgow Producer
Michael Fresco Producer

Editors

Tammis Chandler, William B. Stich, Stephen Mark, Joanna Cappuccilli Lovetti

1993 Golden Globe Best Television Series - Drama Nominated
1993 Golden Globe Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Drama Won
1993 Golden Globe Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Drama Won
1993 Emmy Outstanding Drama Series Nominated
1993 Emmy Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series Nominated
1993 Emmy Outstanding Individual Achievement in Costume Design for a Series Nominated
1993 Emmy Outstanding Individual Achievement in Directing in a Drama Series Nominated
1993 Emmy Outstanding Individual Achievement in Music and Lyrics Nominated
1993 Emmy Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series Nominated
1993 Emmy Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series Nominated
1993 Emmy Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series Won
1992 Golden Globe Best Television Series - Drama Nominated
1992 Golden Globe Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Drama Nominated
1992 Emmy Outstanding Drama Series Nominated
1992 Emmy Outstanding Individual Achievement in Art Direction for a Miniseries or a Special Nominated
1992 Emmy Outstanding Individual Achievement in Costume Design for a Miniseries or a Special Nominated
1992 Emmy Outstanding Individual Achievement in Costume Design for a Series Nominated
1992 Emmy Outstanding Individual Achievement in Directing for a Miniseries or a Special Nominated
1992 Emmy Outstanding Individual Achievement in Directing in a Drama Series Won
1992 Emmy Outstanding Individual Achievement in Editing for a Miniseries or a Special - Single Camera Production Nominated
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