American Hero

American Hero

5 Episodes

As a movie-obsessed kid growing up in Bangladesh, Don Milton yearned for a place where he could be himself—and decided it had to be America.

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American Hero
  • Episode 1 – The Free Man

    Episode 1

    Meet Milton, a one-of-a-kind New York City cabdriver who says Sylvester Stallone and Clint Eastwood inspired him to immigrate to America.

  • Episode 2 – The Stylish Man

    Episode 2

    Some days he’s Elvis Presley; some days he’s Snoop Dogg. Milton talks about how he became a self-described “fashion man.”

  • Episode 3 – The Classic Man

    Episode 3

    Milton’s girlfriend says he’s “not a typical Bengali.” But he’s not really a typical anything.

  • Episode 4 – The Strong Man

    Episode 4

    What better way to celebrate Independence Day than to spend it totally alone? Milton heads to upstate New York for an impromptu camping trip.

  • Episode 5 – The New Man

    Episode 5

    “If I stay in this country, I have to buy a piece of land.” Milton reveals his Little House on the Prairie-fueled fantasies.