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Ali: An American Hero

Ali: An American Hero

Air Date Rating Share Against the
Thursday, August 31, 2000 2.3 4 6
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  • Season: 1999-2000
  • Network: FOX
  • Genre: Drama
  • Category: Movies
  • Subject Matter: Biography, Sports

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Plot Synopsis

The rise of boxing great Cassius Clay/Muhammad Ali from his youth in Louisville to his 1960 Olympic victory in Rome through his friendship with Malcolm X and becoming a Muslim. His great fights with Liston, Frazier culminates in the historic Zaire, ''Rumble in the Jungle'' match with George Foreman.


Production Company:

  • Thomas Carter Co. IAW Fox Television

Production Type:

  • In-House
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