GenreBiography, Drama, History Duration CountryUnited States
Release dateJuly 9, 1984 NominationsPrimetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Achievement in Costuming CastDorian Harewood (Jesse Owens), Dan Ammerman (Coach Robertson), Tom Bosley (Jimmy Hoffa), Georg Stanford Brown (Lew Gilbert), LeVar Burton (Professor Preston), Ronny Cox (Coach Larry Snyder) Similar moviesDjango Unchained, Straight Outta Compton, Full Metal Jacket, Unbroken, The Help, District 9
the jesse owens story 1984
The Jesse Owens Story is a 1984 American biographical film about the black athlete Jesse Owens. Dorian Harewood plays the Olympic gold-winning athlete. The drama won a 1985 Primetime Emmy Award and was nominated for two more.