Next Episode of Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates Jr. is
Season 4 / Episode 1 and airs on 03 October 2017 20:00
Since the premiere of his groundbreaking series African American Lives (2006) through the first season of "Finding Your Roots" (2012), noted Harvard scholar Henry Louis Gates, Jr. has been helping peoplediscover long-lost relatives hidden for generations within the branches of their family trees. Professor Gates utilizes a team of genealogists to reconstruct the paper trail left behind by our ancestors and the world's leading geneticists to decode our DNA and help us travel thousands of years into the past to discover the origins of our earliest forebears.
The family stories of political organizer Donna Brazile, actor Ty Burrell and artist Kara Walker.
The Irish ancestry of Soledad O'Brien, Bill O'Reilly and Bill Maher.
The struggle for freedom by the ancestors of Maya Rudolph, Shonda Rhimes and Keenen Ivory Wayans.
Tragedies and triumphs in the families of three men known for comedy -- Jimmy Kimmel, Norman Lear and Bill Hader.
The risk-taking ancestors of businessman Richard Branson, designer Maya Lin and architect Frank Gehry.
Uncover how military service binds the families of Patricia Arquette, Julianne Moore and John McCain.
Uncover family mysteries about two legends of hip hop through the use of DNA technology.
Discover the pioneering family histories of Neil Patrick Harris, Gloria Steinem and Sandra Cisneros.
The preserved family traditions of actress Julianna Margulies, author Azar Nafisi and chef Lidia Bastianich.
Learn how tragic deaths have shaped the families of Hollywood legends Dustin Hoffman and Mia Farrow.
Henry Louis Gates(Henry Louis Gates - Host)
Henry Louis Gates Jr.(Host)
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