Finding Your Roots

Finding Your Roots

This series journeys deep into the ancestry of a group of remarkable individuals and provides new understanding of personal identity and American history. Presented and written by Professor Henry Louis Gates Jr.

Recent Episodes

Decoding Our Past | Sunday, October 7 at 11:00 AM ET / Sunday, October 7 at 10:00 AM CT

Southern Roots | Wednesday, October 10 at 3:00 PM ET / Wednesday, October 10 at 2:00 PM CT

The Stories We Tell | Sunday, October 14 at 11:00 AM ET / Sunday, October 14 at 10:00 AM CT

Funny Business | Wednesday, October 17 at 3:00 PM ET / Wednesday, October 17 at 2:00 PM CT

Show all past Finding Your Roots episodes.

Upcoming Schedule

The Irish Factor

56:46 | #302 | TV-PG

  • KET2: Sunday, October 21 at 11:00 AM ET / Sunday, October 21 at 10:00 AM CT

Harry Connick Jr. and Branford Marsalis

56:46 | #101 | TV-PG

  • KET2: Wednesday, October 24 at 3:00 PM ET / Wednesday, October 24 at 2:00 PM CT

In Search of Freedom

56:46 | #303 | TV-PG

  • KET2: Sunday, October 28 at 11:00 AM ET / Sunday, October 28 at 10:00 AM CT

Cory Booker and John Lewis

56:46 | #102 | TV-PG

  • KET2: Wednesday, October 31 at 3:00 PM ET / Wednesday, October 31 at 2:00 PM CT

Tragedy + Time = Comedy

56:46 | #304 | TV-PG

  • KET2: Sunday, November 4 at 11:00 AM ET / Sunday, November 4 at 10:00 AM CT

Barbara Walters and Geoffrey Canada

56:46 | #103 | TV-PG

  • KET2: Wednesday, November 7 at 3:00 PM ET / Wednesday, November 7 at 2:00 PM CT

Visionaries

56:46 | #305 | TV-PG

  • KET2: Sunday, November 11 at 11:00 AM ET / Sunday, November 11 at 10:00 AM CT

Kevin Bacon and Kyra Sedgwick

56:46 | #104 | TV-PG

  • KET2: Wednesday, November 14 at 3:00 PM ET / Wednesday, November 14 at 2:00 PM CT

War Stories

56:46 | #306 | TV-PG

  • KET2: Sunday, November 18 at 11:00 AM ET / Sunday, November 18 at 10:00 AM CT

Angela Buchdahl, Rick Warren and Yasir Qadhi

56:46 | #105 | TV-PG

  • KET2: Wednesday, November 21 at 3:00 PM ET / Wednesday, November 21 at 2:00 PM CT

Maggie Gyllenhaal and Robert Downey, Jr.

56:46 | #106 | TV-PG

  • KET2: Wednesday, November 28 at 3:00 PM ET / Wednesday, November 28 at 2:00 PM CT