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Finding Your Roots

We’re Back! New Finding Your Roots

New episodes of Finding Your Roots are back Tuesday, October 13, at 8/7c!

We’re Back! New Finding Your Roots

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Finding Your Roots

New Finding Your Roots Episodes Return This Fall

New episodes of Finding Your Roots are back Tuesday, October 13, at 8/7c!

New Finding Your Roots Episodes Return This Fall

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Finding Your Roots

Season 6 Is Back!

Season 6 is back with more fascinating guests at 8/7c on Tuesday, January 7th.

Season 6 Is Back!

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Finding Your Roots

Season 6 Preview

Season six of Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr. premieres on October 8th!

Season 6 Preview

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Finding Your Roots

Coming to America Preview

Nancy Pelosi, Norah O’Donnell, and Zac Posen discover surprising roots.

Coming to America Preview

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Finding Your Roots

Breaking Silences Preview

Gayle King, Jordan Peele, and Issa Rae discover surprising roots.

Breaking Silences Preview

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Finding Your Roots

Lupita Nyong’o Has DNA from the Oldest Maternal Haplogroup

Lupita Nyongo carries DNA from the oldest maternal haplogroup called Mitochondrial Eve.

Lupita Nyong’o Has DNA from the Oldest Maternal Haplogroup

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Finding Your Roots

Journey To America

Scarlett Johansson reflects on the decision her great-grandfather made to flee to America.

Journey To America

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Finding Your Roots

Flight Preview

Scarlett Johansson, Lupita Nyong’o, and Lidia Bastianich discover surprising roots.

Flight Preview

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Finding Your Roots

Saying Goodbye

As a child, Lidia Bastianich’s family fled her hometown of Pola to escape communist rule.

Saying Goodbye

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Finding Your Roots

Father Missing

Lupita Nyongo carries DNA from the oldest maternal haplogroup called Mitochondrial Eve.

Father Missing

Video thumbnail: Finding Your Roots Scarlett Johansson Remembers Her Family Pre-Holocaust

Finding Your Roots

Scarlett Johansson Remembers Her Family Pre-Holocaust

Scarlett Johansson discovers the tragic fate of her family that stayed behind in Poland du

Scarlett Johansson Remembers Her Family Pre-Holocaust

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Finding Your Roots

Wasrsaw Unexpected

Scarlett Johansson discovers the tragic fate of her family.

Wasrsaw Unexpected

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Finding Your Roots

Military Child

Julianne Moore’s father served in the US Army where he completed 550 combat missions.

Military Child

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Finding Your Roots

Union Soldier

Kehinde Wiley’s great-grandfather was one of 370 black soldiers to serve in WWI.

Union Soldier

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Finding Your Roots

Bill Hader's Sixth Great-Grandfather

Bill Hader's sixth great-grandfather found in the American Revolution.

Bill Hader's Sixth Great-Grandfather

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Finding Your Roots

War Stories Preview

Julianne Moore, Bill Hader, and Kehinde Wiley discover surprising roots.

War Stories Preview

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Finding Your Roots

Téa Leoni Discovers Her Biological Grandmother

Téa Leoni discovers who an unknown biological grandmother is.

Téa Leoni Discovers Her Biological Grandmother

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Finding Your Roots

Téa Leoni Learns More About An Unknown Grandmother

Téa Leoni's learns more about the grandmother she and her mother never met.

Téa Leoni Learns More About An Unknown Grandmother

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Finding Your Roots

DNA Mysteries Preview

Téa Leoni and Joe Madison discover surprising roots.

DNA Mysteries Preview

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Finding Your Roots

A Mystery in the Family Tree

Joe Madison discovers that the man he believed to be his biological father, isn't.

A Mystery in the Family Tree

Video thumbnail: Finding Your Roots Diane von Furstenberg Mother's Life Saved in Auschwitz

Finding Your Roots

Diane von Furstenberg Mother's Life Saved in Auschwitz

Diane von Furstenberg recalls the story of how her mother's life was saved at Auschwitz.

Diane von Furstenberg Mother's Life Saved in Auschwitz

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Finding Your Roots

Family Vengeance

Diane von Furstenberg shares an aspect of herself.

Family Vengeance