Holocaust

73

Meryl Streep

as Inga Helms Weiss

75

James Woods

as Karl Weiss

95

Rosemary Harris

as Berta Palitz Weiss

69

Tovah Feldshuh

as Helena Slomova

81

Michael Moriarty

as Erik Dorf

1926-2016

Fritz Weaver

as Dr. Josef Weiss

1945-2017

Tony Haygarth

as Heinz Muller

1920-1988

George Rose

as Franz Lowy

1919-1993

Sam Wanamaker

as Moses Weiss

About Holocaust

About

TV miniseries based on the persecution of Jewish citizens throughout Europe during World War II. The series follows a particular family as they attempt to survive in Germany. Another primary character is an officer of the SS, a Nazi paramilitary organization during WWII. 

Trivia

The series is composed of five episodes. It received eight Primetime Emmy Awards in 1978, including Outstanding Limited Series. Michael Moriarty won both an Emmy and a Golden Globe for his performance as SS officer Erik Dorf.