Login or register  

The Adams Chronicles

The Adams Chronicles

Multi-Emmy Award winning PBS drama chronicling 150 years in the lives of the famed Adams family. The series ran for 13 episodes and spanned 150 years from the Revoltionary War until the early days of the 20th Century. The Adams Chronicles premiered on January 20, 1976 and was designed to coincide with the Bicentennial of the United States.
  • Currently 8/10
8/10 (1 Vote cast)

Episode Info

Final: 1x13 -- Charles Francis Adams II-Industrialist (Apr/13/1976)

Charles Francis Adams II, brother of Henry Adams, becomes a noted railroad tycoon and has to fight off several hostile takeover attempts during the Gilded Age of the late 19th century.
George Grizzard
As John Adams
Jean-Pierre Stewart
As Alexis de Tocqueville
Jerome Dempsey
As Tappan
Katharine Houghton
As Nabby Adams
Kathryn Walker
As Abigail Adams
Lisa Lucas
As Abigail Adams II
Michael O'Hare
As Richard Cranch
Pamela Payton-Wright
As Louisa Catherine Adams
Thomas A. Stewart
As Charles
William Daniels
As John Quincy Adams

No reviews yet, write the first review
Latest news

There are no news items yet

Executive Producer: Jac Venza
Producer: Fred Coe, Paul Bogart, James Cellan Jones, Robert Costello, Virginia Kassel
Production Designer: Ed Wittstein
Editor: Girish Bhargava
Costume Designer: Alvin Colt
Hairstylist: Joe Tubens
Story Editor: Anne Howard Bailey

View full crew list

Warning: The Adams Chronicles guide may contain spoilers
Classification: Mini-Series
Genre: Drama | History
Status: Canceled/Ended
Network: PBS ( USA)
Airs: Tuesdays at 09:00 pm
Runtime: 60 Minutes
Premiere: January 20, 1976
Ended: April 13, 1976
There currently is no editor for this guide..
Click here to apply if you want to be the editor

BBC Three Announces Cast For 'Tatau'

 BBC Three have announced the cast for drama series, ‘Tatau’. Joe Layton will..

EXCLUSIVE Interview: Elmo and Phoebe on 'The Furchester Hotel'

Earlier this week I had the chance to meet Elmo (Ryan Dillon) and..

Alesha Dixon to present Text Santa 2014

Alesha Dixon joins the presenter line-up of ITV’s Text Santa for the first time this..