Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr. (10 x 60′) – Renowned cultural critic and Harvard scholar Henry Louis Gates, Jr. delves into the genealogy and genetics of famous Americans, combining history and science in a fascinating exploration of race, family and identity in today’s America. Professor Gates shakes loose captivating stories and surprises in the family trees of Kevin Bacon, Robert Downey, Jr., Branford Marsalis, John Legend, Martha Stewart, Barbara Walters and Rick Warren, among many others.
Producer: Kunhardt McGee Productions, Inkwell Films and WNET in association with Ark Media.
TX: 25th March 2012
Source: PBS Press Room