Achievers, The

A series documenting the public and private lives of some of the world's most famous people, The Achievers offers rare footage, fascinating facts and trivia through its documentary format, revealing a close-up look at some of the most captivating celebrities to have ever lived.

The gripping stories offered in this historical series highlight famed Hollywood greats, as well as prominent household names that attained notoriety in sports and world famous events. The series also offers a slice of life of the time periods in which they lived.

Its half-hour episodes include a focused look into the lives of such stars as Bette Davis, Rudolph Valentino, Gary Cooper, Jack Dempsey, Douglas Fairbanks and Mary Pickford, William Randolph Hearst, Charles Lindbergh, Carole Lombard, Joe Louis, Will Rodgers, Babe Ruth, Gloria Swanson and Florenz Ziegfeld.

Additional Info

  • Genre: Documentary
  • Year: 1996
  • Duration: 13 x 30 min.