Finding Your Roots

Episode Guide


Season 3


The Long Way Home (#309)

Airs: Tuesday, March 1
Discover how actress Julianna Marguiles, author Azar Nafisi and chef Lidia Bastianich are bound ...

The Pioneers (#308)

Airs: Tuesday, February 23
Discover how Neil Patrick Harris, Gloria Steinem and Sandra Cisneros are connected to pioneers who ...

Family Reunions (#307)

Airs: Tuesday, February 16
Uncover family mysteries about two legends of hip hop, Sean Combs and LL Cool J, through the use of ...

War Stories (#306)

Airs: Saturday, February 13
Uncover a long history of military service in the families of Patricia Arquette, Julianne Moore and ...

Visionaries (#305)

Discover how the ancestors of business mogul Richard Branson and architects Maya Lin and Frank ...

Tragedy + Time = Comedy (#304)

Uncover a history of tragedies and triumphs in the families of three of America's funniest ...

In Search of Freedom (#303)

Learn how the ancestors of Maya Rudolph, Shonda Rhimes and Keenen Ivory Wayans struggled for ...

The Irish Factor (#302)

Explore the shared Irish ancestry of Soledad O'Brien, Bill O'Reilly and Bill Maher and how they ...

The Stories We Tell (#301)

Discover the unsolved mysteries behind the family stories of political organizer Donna Brazile, ...

Season 2


Decoding Our Past (#210)

Deval Patrick is the first African-American governor of Massachusetts and Jessica Alba is an ...

Ancient Roots (#209)

Ancient Roots traces the family histories of three quintessential voices in American life. All ...

The British Invasion (#208)

Sally Field learns that she descends from William Bradford, who arrived on the Mayflower and helped ...

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