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

    Video thumbnail: Finding Your Roots Melissa's Great-Grandfather

    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

    Keeping Family Close

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

    Keeping Family Close

    Video thumbnail: Finding Your Roots Family Work Ethic

    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

    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

    Hollywood Royalty Preview

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

    Hollywood Royalty Preview

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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

    Isabella's Surprise Celebrity Cousin

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

    Isabella's Surprise Celebrity Cousin

    Video thumbnail: Finding Your Roots Anjelica's 5th Great Grandfather

    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