Season 8

A new season of Finding Your Roots premieres in January 2022! Tune in for all-new episodes as Henry Louis Gates, Jr. explores fascinating ancestries and family mysteries for an array of notable guests.

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Finding Your Roots

Children of Exile

Retracing the ancestral journeys of David Chang and Raúl Esparza.

Children of Exile

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Finding Your Roots

Activist Roots

The family history of Brittany Packnett Cunningham & Anita Hill.

Activist Roots

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Finding Your Roots

Hidden in the Genes

Henry Louis Gates, Jr. investigates the family history of Rebecca Hall & Lee Daniels

Hidden in the Genes

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