Finding Your Roots
Hidden in the Genes Preview
Preview: Season 8 Episode 1 | 31s
Finding Your Roots is back! Tune in to our season premiere this week with actress and filmmaker Rebecca Hall and filmmaker Lee Daniels as Henry Louis Gates, Jr. explores the hidden stories of their family trees. Don’t miss Finding Your Roots on Tuesday, January 4 at 8/7c on @PBS!
Aired: 01/04/22 |
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Clues About Lee Daniels’ Fun-Loving Side of the Family
Clip: S8 Ep1 | 1m 3s
Lee Daniels Delves into a Special Family Connection
Clip: S8 Ep1 | 48s
Lee Daniels Discovers Surprising Familial Ties
Clip: S8 Ep1 | 1m 23s
Where Did We Come From?
S8 Ep10 | 52m 16s | WETA Passport
S8 Ep9 | 52m 11s | WETA Passport
Songs of the Past
S8 Ep8 | 52m 11s | WETA Passport
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Finding Your Roots: Season Nine
A new season of Finding Your Roots premieres January 3, 2023 8/7c! Tune in for all-new episodes as renowned scholar Dr. Henry Louis Gates, Jr. guides influential guests into their roots, uncovering deep secrets, hidden identities and lost ancestors.Read More
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