American Masters

Now in its 30th year, American Masters has produced an exceptional library of more than 160 television programs, bringing unique originality and perspective to exploring the lives and illuminating the creative journeys of our most enduring writers, musicians, visual and performing artists, dramatists and filmmakers – those who have "left an indelible impression on our cultural landscape". Balancing a broad cast of characters and artistic approaches, while preserving historical authenticity and intellectual integrity, these portraits resonate the attention, style and substance each subject deserves. American Masters sustains high audience awareness and loyalty, averaging 2-to-5 million viewers per program.

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Bob Hope

Episode 31x09; Dec 29, 2017

Explore the entertainer's life with unprecedented access to his personal archives. Director's cut.

Previous Episodes

Episode NameAirdateTrailer
31x08: Edgar Allan Poe: Buried AliveOct 30, 2017
31x07: Tyrus WongSep 8, 2017
31x06: Richard Linklater - Dream Is DestinySep 1, 2017
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