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A Grandfather's Imagery as a Black Man

Even today, Jeffrey Wright stands in awe of his grandfather's work ethic.
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Season 6 Episodes

Coming to America

S6 E16 Length 52:10 Premiere Date 01/12/21

Breaking Silences

S6 E15 Length 52:10 Premiere Date 01/05/21

Flight

S6 E14 Length 52:40 Premiere Date 11/17/20

War Stories

S6 E13 Length 52:40 Premiere Date 11/10/20

DNA Mysteries

S6 E12 Length 52:45 Premiere Date 10/20/20

Fashion's Roots

S6 E11 Length 52:46 Premiere Date 10/13/20

Criminal Kind

S6 E10 Length 52:16 Premiere Date 02/25/20

Italian Roots

S6 E9 Length 52:41 Premiere Date 02/18/20

Slave Trade

S6 E8 Length 52:41 Premiere Date 02/11/20

Science Pioneers

S6 E7 Length 52:41 Premiere Date 02/04/20

Secrets & Lies

S6 E6 Length 52:11 Premiere Date 01/28/20

Beyond the Pale

S6 E5 Length 52:41 Premiere Date 01/21/20

This Land Is My Land

S6 E4 Length 52:41 Premiere Date 01/14/20

Homecomings

S6 E3 Length 52:41 Premiere Date 01/07/20

Off the Farm

S6 E2 Length 52:36 Premiere Date 10/15/19

Hollywood Royalty

S6 E1 Length 52:41 Premiere Date 10/08/19

This Land Is My Land Preview

Preview Length 00:30 Premiere Date 01/14/20

Queen Latifah Discovers Ancestor’s Emancipation Document

Clip Length 02:20 Premiere Date 01/14/20

Family Roots in U.S Back to 1776

Clip Length 01:29 Premiere Date 01/14/20

A Grandfather's Imagery as a Black Man

Clip Length 01:35 Premiere Date 01/14/20

Taking Strength from Ancestors

Clip Length 01:19 Premiere Date 01/14/20

Season 6 Preview

Preview Length 03:09 Premiere Date 10/08/19

Season 6 Is Back!

Preview Length 00:30 Premiere Date 12/31/19

New Finding Your Roots Episodes Return This Fall

Preview Length 03:01 Premiere Date 08/05/20

We’re Back! New Finding Your Roots

Preview Length 00:30 Premiere Date 10/13/20

FACES OF AMERICA: Mike Nichols' Escape from Nazi Germany

Clip Length 04:54 Premiere Date 12/20/10

FACES OF AMERICA: Mike Nichols' Famous German Ancestor

Clip Length 01:59 Premiere Date 12/20/10

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Criminal Kind

Premiered On: 02/25/2020

Actor Laura Linney and journalists Lisa Ling and Soledad O'Brien explore their roots with stories of tricksters, scoundrels and outright criminals, who nevertheless laid the groundwork for their success.

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Where Did We Come From?

Erin Burnett, Amy Carlson and Andre Leon Talley, three guests from diverse backgrounds, discover the ancestors who laid the groundwork for their success.

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Breaking the Silences

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Explore the family secrets of journalist Gayle King, director Jordan Peele, and comedian Issa Rae.

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The New World

Premiered On: 04/13/2021

Henry Louis Gates, Jr. traces the ancestors of actor John Lithgow and journalist Maria Hinojosa.

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War Stories

Premiered On: 11/10/2020

Actor Julianne Moore, comedian Bill Hader, and painter Kehinde Wiley's ancestors' military service left an indelible mark on their families and country.

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Watchmen - S8 E9

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Songs of the Past - S8 E8

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War Stories - S6 E13

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All in the Family - S5 E10

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Flight - S6 E14

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Activist Roots - S8 E2

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