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

No Laughing Matter | Monday, February 25 at 5:00 AM ET / Monday, February 25 at 4:00 AM CT

Hard Times | Friday, March 1 at 1:00 AM ET / Friday, March 1 at 12:00 AM CT

Unfamiliar Kin | Monday, March 18 at 5:00 AM ET / Monday, March 18 at 4:00 AM CT

The Vanguard | Friday, March 22 at 1:00 AM ET / Friday, March 22 at 12:00 AM CT

Show all past Finding Your Roots episodes.

Upcoming Schedule

The Vanguard

56:46 | #404 | TV-PG

  • KET2: Friday, March 22 at 7:00 PM ET / Friday, March 22 at 6:00 PM CT
  • KET2: Monday, March 25 at 5:00 AM ET / Monday, March 25 at 4:00 AM CT
  • KET2: Friday, May 3 at 7:00 PM ET / Friday, May 3 at 6:00 PM CT

Relatives We Never Knew We Had

56:46 | #408 | TV-PG

  • KET: Tuesday, March 26 at 8:00 PM ET / Tuesday, March 26 at 7:00 PM CT
  • KET2: Wednesday, March 27 at 12:00 AM ET / Tuesday, March 26 at 11:00 PM CT
  • KET: Thursday, March 28 at 4:00 AM ET / Thursday, March 28 at 3:00 AM CT
  • KET2: Thursday, March 28 at 5:00 AM ET / Thursday, March 28 at 4:00 AM CT
  • KET2: Thursday, March 28 at 9:00 PM ET / Thursday, March 28 at 8:00 PM CT
  • KET2: Friday, March 29 at 1:00 AM ET / Friday, March 29 at 12:00 AM CT
  • KET2: Friday, March 29 at 7:00 PM ET / Friday, March 29 at 6:00 PM CT
  • KET2: Monday, April 1 at 5:00 AM ET / Monday, April 1 at 4:00 AM CT

The Eye of the Beholder

56:46 | #509 | TV-PG

  • KET: Tuesday, April 2 at 8:00 PM ET / Tuesday, April 2 at 7:00 PM CT
  • KET2: Wednesday, April 3 at 12:00 AM ET / Tuesday, April 2 at 11:00 PM CT
  • KET: Thursday, April 4 at 4:00 AM ET / Thursday, April 4 at 3:00 AM CT
  • KET2: Thursday, April 4 at 5:00 AM ET / Thursday, April 4 at 4:00 AM CT
  • KET2: Thursday, April 4 at 9:00 PM ET / Thursday, April 4 at 8:00 PM CT
  • KET2: Friday, April 5 at 1:00 AM ET / Friday, April 5 at 12:00 AM CT
  • KET2: Friday, April 5 at 7:00 PM ET / Friday, April 5 at 6:00 PM CT
  • KET2: Monday, April 8 at 5:00 AM ET / Monday, April 8 at 4:00 AM CT

All in the Family

56:46 | #510 | TV-PG

  • KET: Tuesday, April 9 at 8:00 PM ET / Tuesday, April 9 at 7:00 PM CT
  • KET2: Wednesday, April 10 at 12:00 AM ET / Tuesday, April 9 at 11:00 PM CT
  • KET: Thursday, April 11 at 4:00 AM ET / Thursday, April 11 at 3:00 AM CT
  • KET2: Thursday, April 11 at 5:00 AM ET / Thursday, April 11 at 4:00 AM CT
  • KET2: Thursday, April 11 at 9:00 PM ET / Thursday, April 11 at 8:00 PM CT
  • KET2: Friday, April 12 at 1:00 AM ET / Friday, April 12 at 12:00 AM CT
  • KET2: Friday, April 12 at 7:00 PM ET / Friday, April 12 at 6:00 PM CT
  • KET2: Monday, April 15 at 5:00 AM ET / Monday, April 15 at 4:00 AM CT

Southern Roots

56:47 | #409 | TV-PG

  • KET: Tuesday, April 16 at 8:00 PM ET / Tuesday, April 16 at 7:00 PM CT
  • KET2: Wednesday, April 17 at 12:00 AM ET / Tuesday, April 16 at 11:00 PM CT
  • KET: Thursday, April 18 at 4:00 AM ET / Thursday, April 18 at 3:00 AM CT
  • KET2: Thursday, April 18 at 5:00 AM ET / Thursday, April 18 at 4:00 AM CT
  • KET2: Friday, April 19 at 1:00 AM ET / Friday, April 19 at 12:00 AM CT
  • KET2: Friday, April 19 at 7:00 PM ET / Friday, April 19 at 6:00 PM CT

Puritans and Pioneers

56:46 | #403 | TV-PG

  • KET2: Friday, April 26 at 7:00 PM ET / Friday, April 26 at 6:00 PM CT