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Season six of Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr. premieres at 8/7c on Tuesday, October 8th!
Preview Length 03:09 Premiere: 10/08/19

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Season Episodes

Where Did We Come From?

S8 E10 Length 52:16 Premiere Date 04/19/22

Watchmen

S8 E9 Length 52:11 Premiere Date 04/12/22

Songs of the Past

S8 E8 Length 52:11 Premiere Date 02/22/22

Forgotten Journeys

S8 E7 Length 52:11 Premiere Date 02/15/22

Fighters

S8 E6 Length 52:11 Premiere Date 02/08/22

Mexican Roots

S8 E5 Length 52:16 Premiere Date 02/01/22

Things We Don't Discuss

S8 E4 Length 52:11 Premiere Date 01/25/22

Children of Exile

S8 E3 Length 52:11 Premiere Date 01/04/22

Activist Roots

S8 E2 Length 52:11 Premiere Date 01/11/22

Hidden in the Genes

S8 E1 Length 52:11 Premiere Date 01/04/22

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.

  • Monday December 5, 2022 5:00 am ET on KET2
  • Monday December 5, 2022 4:00 am CT on KET2

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.

  • Tuesday December 6, 2022 8:00 pm ET on KET
  • Tuesday December 6, 2022 7:00 pm CT on KET
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Breaking the Silences

Premiered On: 01/05/2021

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

  • Friday December 16, 2022 1:00 pm ET on KET
  • Friday December 16, 2022 12:00 pm CT on KET
  • Friday December 16, 2022 7:00 pm ET on KET2
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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.

  • Tuesday December 20, 2022 8:00 pm ET on KET
  • Tuesday December 20, 2022 7:00 pm CT on KET
  • Thursday December 22, 2022 1:00 am ET on KET
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  • Friday December 23, 2022 7:00 pm ET on KET2
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Watchmen - S8 E9

  • Friday November 25, 2022 1:00 pm ET on KET
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  • Thursday November 24, 2022 12:00 am CT on KET
  • Tuesday November 22, 2022 8:00 pm ET on KET
  • Tuesday November 22, 2022 7:00 pm CT on KET

Songs of the Past - S8 E8

  • Monday November 21, 2022 9:00 am ET on KETWORLD
  • Monday November 21, 2022 8:00 am CT on KETWORLD
  • Monday November 21, 2022 1:00 am ET on KETWORLD
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War Stories - S6 E13

  • Monday November 14, 2022 9:00 am ET on KETWORLD
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  • Sunday November 13, 2022 9:00 pm ET on KETWORLD
  • Sunday November 13, 2022 8:00 pm CT on KETWORLD

All in the Family - S5 E10

  • Tuesday November 15, 2022 5:00 am ET on KET2
  • Tuesday November 15, 2022 4:00 am CT on KET2
  • Sunday November 13, 2022 12:00 am ET on KET2
  • Saturday November 12, 2022 11:00 pm CT on KET2
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  • Friday November 11, 2022 12:00 pm CT on KET

Flight - S6 E14

  • Tuesday November 8, 2022 5:00 am ET on KET2
  • Tuesday November 8, 2022 4:00 am CT on KET2
  • Monday November 7, 2022 9:00 am ET on KETWORLD
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  • Tuesday November 1, 2022 7:00 pm CT on KET

Activist Roots - S8 E2

  • Monday October 31, 2022 9:00 am ET on KETWORLD
  • Monday October 31, 2022 8:00 am CT on KETWORLD
  • Monday October 31, 2022 1:00 am ET on KETWORLD
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  • Friday October 28, 2022 1:00 pm ET on KET
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