Finding Your Roots

In Search Of Our Fathers

Tuesday, Sept 23, 8 p.m. on Vermont PBS
Wednesday, Sept 24, 1 a.m. on Vermont PBS
Wednesday, Sept 24, 12 p.m. on Vermont PBS Plus
Thursday, Sept 25, 3 a.m. on Vermont PBS
Saturday, Sept 27, 5 a.m. on Vermont PBS Plus
Sunday, Sept 28, 3 p.m. on Vermont PBS
Sunday, Sept 28, 6:30 p.m. on Vermont PBS Plus
Monday, Sept 29, 11 a.m. on Vermont PBS Plus
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Three guests know almost nothing about their fathers' past. Stephen King's father walked out on the family when Stephen was two years old and never returned; Courtney Vance's father was a foster child and never knew who his biological parents were - after his suicide, Courtney wants to learn more about his roots; and Gloria Reuben's father was 78 years old when she was born - he died when she was young, taking the secret of his ancestry with him. Henry Louis Gates solves the mystery of their paternal ancestry and introduces them to relatives they never knew they had.
 

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