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Catch the Italian Roots episode of Finding Your Roots tonite on PBS! Henry Louis Gates, Jr. explores the roots of talk show-host Jimmy Kimmel and actors Marisa Tomei and John Turturro, introducing them to ancestors who made immense sacrifices to bring their families from Italy to America.

New Episode of Finding Your Roots – Italian Roots – On PBS Tonight!

Catch the Italian Roots episode of Finding Your Roots tonite on PBS! Henry Louis Gates, Jr. explores the roots of talk show-host Jimmy Kimmel and actors Marisa Tomei and John Turturro, introducing them to ancestors who made immense sacrifices to bring their families from Italy to America.


The 8th episode of Season 6 of Finding Your Roots is entitled Slave Trade. Henry Louis Gates, Jr. journeys with film director Ava DuVernay, actor S. Epatha Merkerson, and musician Questlove to the unexpected places where their ancestors were scattered by slavery, upending their notions of African American history—and their own family trees.

New Episode of Finding Your Roots – Slave Trade – On PBS Tonight!

Catch the Slave Trade episode of Finding Your Roots tonite on PBS! Henry Louis Gates, Jr. journeys with film director Ava DuVernay, actor S. Epatha Merkerson, and musician Questlove to the unexpected places where their ancestors were scattered by slavery, upending their notions of African American history—and their own family trees.