Finding Your Roots

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  • TV-PG
  • 2012
  • 8 Seasons
  • 8.5  (1,016)

In this nonfiction series, celebrities dig into their family histories with the help of experts, DNA analyses, high-tech tools, and exhaustive research. Celebrity participants include Paul Ryan, Seth Meyers, Sarah Silverman, Christiane Amanpour, Michael Moore, Marco Rubio, S. Epatha Merkerson, Joe Madison, Tig Notaro, and Ann Curry.

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Seasons
Mexican Roots
5. Mexican Roots
February 1, 2022
with Melissa Villaseñor and Mario Lopez
Things We Don't Discuss
4. Things We Don't Discuss
January 25, 2022
with Pamela Adlon and Kathryn Hahn
Activist Roots
3. Activist Roots
January 11, 2022
with Anita Hill and Brittany Packnett Cunningham
Children of Exile
2. Children of Exile
January 4, 2022
Henry Louis Gates explores the poignant roots of chef David Chang and actor Raúl Esparza—two men whose families fled their homelands to live in exile, never to return. From war-torn cities in North Korea to shark-infested waters off the shores of Cuba, Gates sets off to recover the stories of individuals who came to America against all odds and built a better life for themselves.
Hidden In The Genes
1. Hidden In The Genes
January 4, 2022
with Rebecca Hall and Lee Daniels
Finding Your Roots With Henry Louis Gates Jr.
Finding Your Roots With Henry Louis Gates Jr.

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Description

In this nonfiction series, celebrities dig into their family histories with the help of experts, DNA analyses, high-tech tools, and exhaustive research. Celebrity participants include Paul Ryan, Seth Meyers, Sarah Silverman, Christiane Amanpour, Michael Moore, Marco Rubio, S. Epatha Merkerson, Joe Madison, Tig Notaro, and Ann Curry.

Finding Your Roots is a series that is currently running and has 8 seasons (82 episodes). The series first aired on March 25, 2012.

Where to Watch Finding Your Roots

Finding Your Roots is available for streaming on the PBS website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Finding Your Roots on demand at Apple TV+ and Amazon Prime and Amazon and Vudu and Google Play and Hoopla and Apple TV and PBS and.

  • Premiere Date
    March 25, 2012
  • IMDB Rating
    8.5  (1,016)