THE MAIN EVENT. Roots Red Carpet With T.I. Harris & Derek Luke WATCH! May 30, 2016May 30, 2016Delaina Dixon Leave a Comment Hey DivaGals. We know what you’ll be watching this Memorial Day! Roots, the classic story of our people’s struggle and survival from writer Alex Haley, has been remade for History Channel. This four-night event series starts tonight at 9 p.m. The DivaGals were honored to be a part of the star-studded Roots red carpet, which included stars Malachi Kirby, Anika Noni Rose, Derek Luke and hip-hop star Tip “T.I.” Harris (Cyrus). Check out our exclusive interviews from the carpet, where the cast sheds light on their characters, and why it was so important to be a part of this iconic remake. Roots, the events series, airs on History (and its sister channels A&E, Lifetime), starting Monday, May 30 at 9 p.m. Share This!