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This Land Is My Land

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 about America’s past.
S6 E4 Length 52:41 Premiere: 1.14.20

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Finding Your Roots

About Finding Your Roots

Since the premiere of his groundbreaking series, African American Lives, in 2006 through the first two seasons of Finding Your Roots, noted Harvard scholar Henry Louis Gates, Jr. has unearthed the family histories of influential people helping shape our national identity.

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This Land is My Land - S6 E4

Henry Louis Gates Jr. reveals the unexpected family trees of Queen Latifah and actor Jeffrey Wright, redefining their sense of the black experience and challenging preconceptions about America's past.

  • Monday January 20, 2020 5:00 am ET on KET2
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Funny Business - S4 E10

Amy Schumer, Aziz Ansari, and Maya Rudolph take a serious look at their family trees, learning contrasting stories of assimilation, independence, hardship, and success all over the globe.

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Beyond the Pale - S6 E5

Jeff Goldblum, radio host Terry Gross, and comedian Marc Maron learn about their Jewish heritage, uncovering previously unknown stories that show how each shares much more with their ancestors than a religious tradition.

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Secrets & Lies - S6 E6

Sigourney Weaver, Justina Machado, and Amy Ryan discover revelations about their family histories, forever altering how they see themselves.

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Grandparents and Other Strangers - S5 E1

Host Henry Louis Gates, Jr. helps actor Andy Samberg and author George R. R. Martin answer some family mysteries when DNA detective work uncovers new branches of their family trees.

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Science Pioneers - S6 E7

Pioneering scientists Francis Collins, Shirley Ann Jackson, and Harold Varmus learn about their families.

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Mystery Men - S5 E2

Henry Louis Gates, Jr. helps actors Felicity Huffman and Michael K. Williams discover a wealth of hidden family history. Both grew up knowing little about their biological fathers.

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Slave Trade - S6 E8

Film director Ava DuVernay, actor S. Epatha Merkerson, and musician Questlove learn about the unexpected places where their ancestors were scattered by slavery, upending their notions of African American history.

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Reporting on the Reporters - S5 E3

Henry Louis Gates, Jr. shows journalists Christiane Amanpour, Ann Curry, and Lisa Ling that their family stories are just as compelling as the news stories they cover.

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Italian Roots - S6 E9

Discover the Italian roots of talk-show host Jimmy Kimmel, Marisa Tomei, and John Turturro, whose ancestors made immense sacrifices to bring their families from Italy to America.

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Southern Roots - S4 E9

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This Land is My Land - S6 E4

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Homecomings - S6 E3

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Relatives We Never Knew We Had - S4 E8

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Children of the Revolution - S4 E7

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Unfamiliar Kin - S4 E2

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Black Like Me - S4 E6

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The Impression - S4 E1

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Immigrant Nation - S4 E5

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Season 6

Beyond the Pale

S6 E5 Length 52:41 Premiere Date 1.21.20

This Land Is My Land

S6 E4 Length 52:41 Premiere Date 1.14.20

Homecomings

S6 E3 Length 52:41 Premiere Date 1.7.20

Off the Farm

S6 E2 Length 52:36 Premiere Date 10.15.19

Hollywood Royalty

S6 E1 Length 52:41 Premiere Date 10.8.19

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