Extras

    Video thumbnail: Finding Your Roots Hard Times | Preview

    Finding Your Roots

    Hard Times | Preview

    Dr. Gates explores the stories of Laura Linney, Michael Moore and Chloë Sevigny.

    Hard Times | Preview

    Video thumbnail: Finding Your Roots No Laughing Matter | Preview

    Finding Your Roots

    No Laughing Matter | Preview

    Dr. Gates reveals the histories of comedians Seth Meyers, Tig Notaro and Sarah Silverman.

    No Laughing Matter | Preview

    Video thumbnail: Finding Your Roots Tig Natro | Feeling Greatful

    Finding Your Roots

    Tig Natro | Feeling Greatful

    Host Henry Louis Gates, Jr. traces the family history of Tig Natro.

    Tig Natro | Feeling Greatful

    Video thumbnail: Finding Your Roots Seth Meyers | Meet Mejer Trakianski

    Finding Your Roots

    Seth Meyers | Meet Mejer Trakianski

    Host Henry Louis Gates, Jr. traces the family history of Seth Meyers.

    Seth Meyers | Meet Mejer Trakianski

    Video thumbnail: Finding Your Roots Marco Rubio | Native American Connection

    Finding Your Roots

    Marco Rubio | Native American Connection

    Host Henry Louis Gates, Jr. traces the family history of Marco Rubio.

    Marco Rubio | Native American Connection

    Video thumbnail: Finding Your Roots Tulsi Gabbard | Lava Spreads Over Savai’i

    Finding Your Roots

    Tulsi Gabbard | Lava Spreads Over Savai’i

    Host Henry Louis Gates, Jr. traces the family history of Tulsi Gabbard.

    Tulsi Gabbard | Lava Spreads Over Savai’i

    Video thumbnail: Finding Your Roots Paul Ryan | Jewish Roots

    Finding Your Roots

    Paul Ryan | Jewish Roots

    Host Henry Louis Gates, Jr. traces the family history of Paul Ryan.

    Paul Ryan | Jewish Roots

    Video thumbnail: Finding Your Roots Roots In Politics | Preview

    Finding Your Roots

    Roots In Politics | Preview

    The family histories of politicians Tulsi Gabbard, Marco Rubio and Paul Ryan.

    Roots In Politics | Preview

    Video thumbnail: Finding Your Roots Michael Strahan | Related to Royalty

    Finding Your Roots

    Michael Strahan | Related to Royalty

    Dr. Gates traces the family history of Michael Strahan.

    Michael Strahan | Related to Royalty

    Video thumbnail: Finding Your Roots S. Epatha Merkerson | Ancestors Who Endured

    Finding Your Roots

    S. Epatha Merkerson | Ancestors Who Endured

    Dr. Gates traces the family history of S. Epatha Merkerson.

    S. Epatha Merkerson | Ancestors Who Endured

    Video thumbnail: Finding Your Roots Freedom Tales Preview

    Finding Your Roots

    Freedom Tales Preview

    Dr Gates traces the family history of S. Epatha Merkerson and Michael Strahan.

    Freedom Tales Preview

    Video thumbnail: Finding Your Roots Kal Penn | Where Are You From?

    Finding Your Roots

    Kal Penn | Where Are You From?

    Henry Louis Gates, Jr. reveals the family history of Kal Penn.

    Kal Penn | Where Are You From?

    Video thumbnail: Finding Your Roots Marisa Tomei | Surprise Celebrity Cousin

    Finding Your Roots

    Marisa Tomei | Surprise Celebrity Cousin

    Henry Louis Gates, Jr. traces the family history of Marisa Tomei.

    Marisa Tomei | Surprise Celebrity Cousin

    Video thumbnail: Finding Your Roots Dreaming of a New Land Preview

    Finding Your Roots

    Dreaming of a New Land Preview

    Dr. Gates reveals the family history of Kal Penn, Sheryl Sandberg and Marisa Tomei.

    Dreaming of a New Land Preview

    Video thumbnail: Finding Your Roots Sheryl Sandberg | Studying Resilience

    Finding Your Roots

    Sheryl Sandberg | Studying Resilience

    Henry Louis Gates, Jr. traces the family history of Sheryl Sandberg.

    Sheryl Sandberg | Studying Resilience

    Video thumbnail: Finding Your Roots Christiane Amanpour | "Gobsmacked"

    Finding Your Roots

    Christiane Amanpour | "Gobsmacked"

    Christiane Amanpour is left “gobsmacked” by Henry Louis Gates, Jr.

    Christiane Amanpour | "Gobsmacked"

    Video thumbnail: Finding Your Roots Lisa Ling | The Great Flood of 1761

    Finding Your Roots

    Lisa Ling | The Great Flood of 1761

    Dr. Gates reveals reveals the family history of Lisa Ling.

    Lisa Ling | The Great Flood of 1761

    Video thumbnail: Finding Your Roots Reporting on the Reporters Preview

    Finding Your Roots

    Reporting on the Reporters Preview

    Journalists Christiane Amanpour, Ann Curry and Lisa Ling learn their family histories.

    Reporting on the Reporters Preview

    Video thumbnail: Finding Your Roots Ann Curry | Only One Tool Available

    Finding Your Roots

    Ann Curry | Only One Tool Available

    Ann Curry is told her grandfather’s name, something she never expected to find out.

    Ann Curry | Only One Tool Available

    Video thumbnail: Finding Your Roots Mystery Men Preview

    Finding Your Roots

    Mystery Men Preview

    Dr. Gates brings Felicity Huffman and Michael K. Williams their family histories.

    Mystery Men Preview

    Video thumbnail: Finding Your Roots Felicity Huffman | Great Grandfather and Shakespeare

    Finding Your Roots

    Felicity Huffman | Great Grandfather and Shakespeare

    Henry Louis Gates, Jr. helps actress Felicity Huffman answer some family mysteries.

    Felicity Huffman | Great Grandfather and Shakespeare

    Video thumbnail: Finding Your Roots Michael K. Williams | Immediate Voter Registration

    Finding Your Roots

    Michael K. Williams | Immediate Voter Registration

    Henry Louis Gates, Jr. helps actor Michael K. Williams answer some family mysteries.

    Michael K. Williams | Immediate Voter Registration

    Video thumbnail: Finding Your Roots Michael K. Williams | Family In South Carolina

    Finding Your Roots

    Michael K. Williams | Family In South Carolina

    Henry Louis Gates, Jr. helps actor Michael K. Williams answer some family mysteries.

    Michael K. Williams | Family In South Carolina