Season 1 Episode 4 Extra

Kyra Sedgwick | Not a Dumb Critter

Premiered Sun, Apr 8 2012
Show Schedule

Kyra Sedgwick learns about the slave, Elizabeth "Mumbet" Freeman who, after hearing the Declaration of Independence, turns to Kyra's ancestor, the well-known attorney Theodore Sedgwick, to help secure her freedom.

More Season 1 Extras

Guests From this Extra

Support Provided By: Learn More
5d79188b8fd93f43d16c51c9 bg season teaser p 1080
Episode Guide

Finding Your Roots Season Six

Discover the surprising ancestral stories of 27 fascinating guests, including Jeffrey Wright, Sigourney Weaver, Melissa McCarthy, Sterling K. Brown, Jordan Peele, Nancy Pelosi, Gayle King, Norah O’Donnell, Queen Latifah, Jon Batiste, Diane von Furstenberg, Zac Posen, Jeff Goldblum, Anjelica Huston, Isabella Rossellini, Terry Gross, Eric Stonestreet and more in season six of Finding Your Roots.

Learn More
Education a hurried escape fe7eaf9189a6107e7f6d89df84756bd9

WETA | Finding Your Roots
with Henry Louis Gates, Jr.

New Episodes: Tuesdays at 8/7c