Noncommercial WNET-TV New York -- one of PBS' chief programming
suppliers -- is teaming up with Kunhardt Productions to produce a 16-part PBS
documentary, Freedom: A History of Us, hosted by Katie Couric.
A cast of narrators and readers (in the vein of Ken Burns' Civil War)
will include Julia Roberts, Robin Williams, Anthony Hopkins, Meryl Streep and
Christopher Reeve was a creative consultant on the project, which premieres