• Finding Your Roots -- Coming to America Preview
    S6 E16: Coming to America Preview
    Henry Louis Gates, Jr. helps Congresswoman Nancy Pelosi, news anchor Norah ...
    Henry Louis Gates, Jr. helps Congresswoman Nancy Pelosi, news anchor Norah O’Donnell and fashion designer Zac Posen explore their immigrant roots, retracing the journeys of their ancestors who ...
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  • Finding Your Roots -- Breaking Silences Preview
    S6 E15: Breaking Silences Preview
    Henry Louis Gates, Jr. explores the family secrets of journalist Gayle King, ...
    Henry Louis Gates, Jr. explores the family secrets of journalist Gayle King, film director Jordan Peele, and comedian Issa Rae, introducing them to ancestors who raise profound questions about the ...
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  • Finding Your Roots -- Flight Preview
    S6 E14: Flight Preview
    Henry Louis Gates, Jr. meets actors Scarlett Johansson and Lupita Nyong’o, and ...
    Henry Louis Gates, Jr. meets actors Scarlett Johansson and Lupita Nyong’o, and chef Lidia Bastianich — three women whose families crisscrossed the globe to escape oppression and find opportunity, ...
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  • Finding Your Roots -- War Stories Preview
    S6 E13: War Stories Preview
    Henry Louis Gates, Jr. explores the roots of actor Julianne Moore, comedian Bill ...
    Henry Louis Gates, Jr. explores the roots of actor Julianne Moore, comedian Bill Hader, and painter Kehinde Wiley, revealing how their ancestors’ military service left an indelible mark both on ...
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  • Finding Your Roots -- DNA Mysteries Preview
    S6 E12: DNA Mysteries Preview
    Henry Louis Gates, Jr. uses DNA detective work to solve mysteries in the family ...
    Henry Louis Gates, Jr. uses DNA detective work to solve mysteries in the family trees of actor Téa Leoni, and radio host Joe Madison, introducing each of them to parents and grandparents whose names ...
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  • Finding Your Roots -- We’re Back! New Finding Your Roots
    We’re Back! New Finding Your Roots
    New episodes of Finding Your Roots are back Tuesday, October 13, at 8/7c! Check ...
    New episodes of Finding Your Roots are back Tuesday, October 13, at 8/7c! Check out the guests who will be joining Henry Louis Gates, Jr. next to uncover their family histories.
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  • Finding Your Roots -- Fashion's Roots Preview
    S6 E11: Fashion's Roots Preview
    Henry Louis Gates, Jr. steps into the world of fashion and meets three icons of ...
    Henry Louis Gates, Jr. steps into the world of fashion and meets three icons of style — Diane Von Furstenberg, Narciso Rodriguez, and RuPaul Charles — introducing ancestors who were just as ...
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  • Finding Your Roots -- New Finding Your Roots Episodes Return This Fall
    New Finding Your Roots Episodes Return This Fall
    New episodes of Finding Your Roots are back Tuesday, October 13, at 8/7c! Check ...
    New episodes of Finding Your Roots are back Tuesday, October 13, at 8/7c! Check out the guests who will be joining Henry Louis Gates, Jr. next to uncover their family histories.
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  • Finding Your Roots -- Criminal Kind Preview
    S6 E10: Criminal Kind Preview
    Henry Louis Gates, Jr. explores the roots of actor Laura Linney and journalists ...
    Henry Louis Gates, Jr. explores the roots of actor Laura Linney and journalists Lisa Ling and Soledad O’Brien—telling them stories of tricksters, scoundrels, and outright criminals, who ...
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  • Finding Your Roots -- Italian Roots Preview
    S6 E9: Italian Roots Preview
    Henry Louis Gates, Jr. explores the roots of talk show host Jimmy Kimmel and ...
    Henry Louis Gates, Jr. explores the roots of talk show host Jimmy Kimmel and actors Marisa Tomei and John Turturro, introducing them to ancestors who made immense sacrifices to bring their families ...
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  • Finding Your Roots -- Slave Trade Preview
    S6 E8: Slave Trade Preview
    Henry Louis Gates, Jr. journeys with film director Ava DuVernay, actor S. Epatha ...
    Henry Louis Gates, Jr. journeys with film director Ava DuVernay, actor S. Epatha Merkerson, and musician Questlove to the unexpected places where their ancestors were scattered by slavery, upending ...
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  • Finding Your Roots -- Science Pioneers Preview
    S6 E7: Science Pioneers Preview
    Henry Louis Gates, Jr. traces the family trees of Francis Collins, Shirley Ann ...
    Henry Louis Gates, Jr. traces the family trees of Francis Collins, Shirley Ann Jackson, and Harold E. Varmus — three pioneering scientists who’ve made dramatic contributions to our understanding ...
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  • Finding Your Roots -- Secrets & Lies Preview
    S6 E6: Secrets & Lies Preview
    Henry Louis Gates, Jr. helps actors Sigourney Weaver, Justina Machado, and Amy ...
    Henry Louis Gates, Jr. helps actors Sigourney Weaver, Justina Machado, and Amy Ryan unearth surprising revelations about their family histories, forever altering how they see themselves.
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  • Finding Your Roots -- Beyond the Pale Preview
    S6 E5: Beyond the Pale Preview
    Henry Louis Gates, Jr. explores the Jewish heritages of actor Jeff Goldblum, ...
    Henry Louis Gates, Jr. explores the Jewish heritages of actor Jeff Goldblum, radio host Terry Gross, and comedian Marc Maron, uncovering previously unknown stories that show each share much more with ...
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  • Finding Your Roots -- This Land Is My Land Preview
    S6 E4: This Land Is My Land Preview
    Henry Louis Gates, Jr. reveals the unexpected family trees of entertainer Queen ...
    Henry Louis Gates, Jr. reveals the unexpected family trees of entertainer Queen Latifah and actor Jeffrey Wright, redefining their sense of the black experience — and challenging preconceptions ...
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  • Finding Your Roots -- Homecomings Preview
    S6 E3: Homecomings Preview
    Henry Louis Gates, Jr. helps actor Sterling K. Brown, comedian Sasheer Zamata ...
    Henry Louis Gates, Jr. helps actor Sterling K. Brown, comedian Sasheer Zamata and musician Jon Batiste discover the unexpected places their ancestors once called home, providing new insight into the ...
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  • Finding Your Roots -- Season 6 Is Back!
    Season 6 Is Back!
    Season 6 is back at 8/7c on Tuesday, January 7th with more fascinating guests, ...
    Season 6 is back at 8/7c on Tuesday, January 7th with more fascinating guests, including Sterling K. Brown, Jordan Peele, Nancy Pelosi, Queen Latifah, Jon Batiste, Jeff Goldblum, Terry Gross, and ...
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  • Finding Your Roots -- Off the Farm Preview
    S6 E2: Off the Farm Preview
    Two comic actors who grew up on farms in America’s heartland--the descendants ...
    Two comic actors who grew up on farms in America’s heartland--the descendants of generations of people who worked the land--retrace the journeys of their ancestors to see what they share with the ...
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  • Finding Your Roots -- Hollywood Royalty Preview
    S6 E1: Hollywood Royalty Preview
    Three actors born into Hollywood royalty discover branches of their family trees ...
    Three actors born into Hollywood royalty discover branches of their family trees that have been hidden from the public eye—and meet a cast of characters every bit as dramatic as the people they ...
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  • Finding Your Roots -- Season 6 Preview
    Season 6 Preview
    Season six of Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr. premieres at 8/7c ...
    Season six of Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr. premieres at 8/7c on Tuesday, October 8th!
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  • Finding Your Roots -- All in the Family | Preview
    S5 E10: All in the Family | Preview
    The family stories of actor Ty Burrell, and radio host Joe Madison. Also a look ...
    The family stories of actor Ty Burrell, and radio host Joe Madison. Also a look at how a summer camp for children is using genetic genealogy to help young people better understand their burgeoning ...
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