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Adrian Grenier, Michelle Rodriguez, and Linda Chavez

Henry Louis Gates, Jr. reveals the ancestral pasts of actor Adrian Grenier, actress Michelle Rodriguez, and commentator Linda Chavez. Watch the full Finding Your Roots episode. Episode credits.

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Adrian Grenier’s Conquistador Ancestor

Actor Adrian Grenier learns about about his Conquistador ancestor who had terribly violent interactions with Pueblo Indians. Watch Finding Your Roots video.

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Adrian Grenier

Adrian Grenier made his acting debut in 1997 in the independent film The Adventures of Sebastian Cole. A graduate of New York City’s LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts, the New Mexico-born, New York-raised actor went … Continue reading …

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The basic drive to discover who we are and where we come from is at the core of the new 10-part PBS series Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., the 12th series from Professor Gates, the Alphonse Fletcher University Professor at Harvard University and director of the W.E.B. Du Bois Institute for African and African American Research. Filmed on location across the United States, the series premieres nationally Sundays, March 25 – May 20 at 8 pm ET on PBS (check local listings).

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