Extras

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Finding Your Roots

Season 6 Preview

Season six of Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr. premieres on October 8th!

Season 6 Preview

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Finding Your Roots

A Great-Great-Grandfather's Scandal

Henry Lewis Gates Jr. reveals Melissa's great-great-grandfather's scandal.

A Great-Great-Grandfather's Scandal

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Finding Your Roots

The Name Stonestreet

Henry Lewis Gates Jr. discovers how the name Stonestreet came to be.

The Name Stonestreet

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Finding Your Roots

Off the Farm Preview

Dr. Gates helps Eric Stonestreet and Melissa McCarthy learn their family histories.

Off the Farm Preview

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Finding Your Roots

Melissa's Great-Grandfather

Henry Lewis Gates Jr. talks through Melissa's Great-grandfather's death and how it affecte

Melissa's Great-Grandfather

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Finding Your Roots

Eric’s Kansas Roots

Henry Lewis Gates Jr. reveals the first member of Eric's family to come to Kansas.

Eric’s Kansas Roots

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Finding Your Roots

Keeping Family Close

Melissa talks about keeping her family close and how it must come from her genetics.

Keeping Family Close

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Finding Your Roots

Family Work Ethic

Eric talks about getting his work ethic from his dad and grandfather.

Family Work Ethic

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Finding Your Roots

Hollywood Royalty Preview

Anjelica Huston, Mia Farrow, and Isabella Rosselini learn their family histories.

Hollywood Royalty Preview

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Finding Your Roots

Isabella's Surprise Celebrity Cousin

Henry Lewis Gates Jr. Reveals Isabella's surprise celebrity cousin.

Isabella's Surprise Celebrity Cousin

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Finding Your Roots

Mia's Grandparents

Henry Lewis Gates Jr. reveals a shocking story about Mia's grandparents.

Mia's Grandparents

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Finding Your Roots

Anjelica's 5th Great Grandfather

Anjelica learns that her 5th Great Grandfather freed his slaves in his last will.

Anjelica's 5th Great Grandfather