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

Immigrant Nation | Friday, May 10 at 7:00 PM ET / Friday, May 10 at 6:00 PM CT

Reporting on the Reporters | Saturday, May 11 at 4:00 AM ET / Saturday, May 11 at 3:00 AM CT

Black Like Me | Friday, May 17 at 7:00 PM ET / Friday, May 17 at 6:00 PM CT

Children of the Revolution | Friday, May 24 at 7:00 PM ET / Friday, May 24 at 6:00 PM CT

Show all past Finding Your Roots episodes.

Upcoming Schedule

Relatives We Never Knew We Had

56:46 | #408 | TV-PG

  • KET2: Friday, May 31 at 7:00 PM ET / Friday, May 31 at 6:00 PM CT

Southern Roots

56:46 | #409 | TV-PG

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

Funny Business

56:46 | #410 | TV-PG

  • KET2: Friday, June 14 at 7:00 PM ET / Friday, June 14 at 6:00 PM CT

Grandparents and Other Strangers

56:46 | #501 | TV-PG

  • KET2: Friday, June 21 at 7:00 PM ET / Friday, June 21 at 6:00 PM CT

Mystery Men

56:46 | #502 | TV-PG

  • KET2: Friday, June 28 at 7:00 PM ET / Friday, June 28 at 6:00 PM CT

Reporting on the Reporters

56:46 | #503 | TV-PG

  • KET2: Friday, July 5 at 7:00 PM ET / Friday, July 5 at 6:00 PM CT

Dreaming of a New Land

56:46 | #504 | TV-PG

  • KET2: Friday, July 12 at 7:00 PM ET / Friday, July 12 at 6:00 PM CT

Freedom Tales

56:46 | #505 | TV-PG

  • KET2: Friday, July 19 at 7:00 PM ET / Friday, July 19 at 6:00 PM CT

Roots in Politics

56:46 | #506 | TV-PG

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

No Laughing Matter

56:46 | #507 | TV-PG

  • KET2: Friday, August 2 at 7:00 PM ET / Friday, August 2 at 6:00 PM CT

Hard Times

56:46 | #508 | TV-PG

  • KET2: Friday, August 9 at 7:00 PM ET / Friday, August 9 at 6:00 PM CT

The Eye of the Beholder

56:46 | #509 | TV-PG

  • KET2: Friday, August 16 at 7:00 PM ET / Friday, August 16 at 6:00 PM CT

All in the Family

56:46 | #510 | TV-PG

  • KET2: Friday, August 23 at 7:00 PM ET / Friday, August 23 at 6:00 PM CT