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Finding Your Roots With Henry Louis Gates Jr.

Wednesday 6 p.m.

Dr. Henry Louis Gates delves into the genealogy and genetics of an all new group of famous Americans. This season, guests such as Bill Hader, Richard Branson, Julianne Moore, Sean Combs and Sandra Cisneros explore their history and understand the science behind their race, family and identity.


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Finding Your Roots With Henry Louis Gates Jr.