BioChannel Special

BioChannel Special

The Rocky Saga: Going the Distance - The Stairs

About the Show

Bio Channel Specials take the Emmy-winning, in-depth perspectives of the "Biography" franchise a step further, examining not only the lives of exceptional people but also of incredible and often historic events. These series of special documentaries follow the remarkable, the tragic, and always true stories of the world and its people, both famous and notorious.

The People and Their Stories

  • Johnny Cash's America

    Johnny Cash

    1932 - 2003

    Johnny Cash, the Man in Black, was a singer, guitarist and songwriter whose music innovatively mixed country, rock, blues and gospel influences.

  • Ray Charles' America

    Ray Charles

    1930 - 2004

    Ray Charles was a pioneer of soul music, integrating R&B, gospel, pop and country to creat hits like "Unchain My Heart," "Hit the Road Jack" and "Georgia on My Mind." A blind genius, he is considered one of the greatest artists of all time.

  • Andy Griffith Retrospective

    Andy Griffith

    1926 - 2012

    Andy Griffith is an actor and singer best known for his 1960s starring role in The Andy Griffith Show. He later returned to TV in the drama Matlock.

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