Finding Your Roots With Henry Louis Gates Jr.: Season 6 (2019)

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Episodes

Air date: Oct 8, 2019

The Season 6 premiere features Isabella Rossellini, Anjelica Huston and Mia Farrow, who learn surprising new revelations about their family histories.

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Air date: Oct 15, 2019

The humble roots of comedic actors Melissa McCarthy and Eric Stonestreet are unearthed.

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Air date: Nov 2, 2019

Sterling K. Brown, Sasheer Zamata and Jon Batiste discover the places their ancestors called home.

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Air date: Nov 9, 2019

Henry Louis Gates Jr. reveals the unexpected family trees of Queen Latifah and Jeffrey Wright.

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Air date: Nov 16, 2019

Jeff Goldblum, radio host Terry Gross, and comedian Marc Maron learn about their Jewish heritage.

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Air date: Nov 23, 2019

Sigourney Weaver, Justina Machado and Amy Ryan discover revelations about their family histories.

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Air date: Nov 30, 2019

The family trees of scientists Francis Collins, Shirley Ann Jackson and Harold Varmus are traced.

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Air date: Feb 11, 2020

The roots of director Ava DuVernay, actor S. Epatha Merkerson and musician Questlove are explored.

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Air date: Feb 18, 2020

Henry Louis Gates, Jr. uncovers the surprising ancestral stories of 28 cultural trailblazers with fascinating histories. The series ends with an exploration of how science and history can inspire the next generation.

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Air date: Feb 25, 2020

Henry Louis Gates, Jr. explores the roots of actor Laura Linney and journalists Lisa Ling and Soledad O'Brien, telling them stories of tricksters, scoundrels, and outright criminals, who nevertheless laid the groundwork for their success.

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Critic Reviews for Finding Your Roots With Henry Louis Gates Jr. Season 6

All Critics (3) | Top Critics (1)

Finding Your Roots pitches the benefit of discovering one's genealogical links as fervently as it promotes the importance of individual stories to the collective history of America.

Oct 9, 2019 | Full Review…

No doubt about it, Finding Your Roots is deep. I think it is one of the deepest and wisest series ever on television.

Jan 17, 2020 | Full Review…

Royally entertaining historian Henry Louis Gates Jr., 69, tells Isabella Rossellini, Anjelica Huston and Mia Farrow about their own family history, as revealed by DNA and old-fashioned sleuthing.

Oct 22, 2019 | Full Review…

Audience Reviews for Finding Your Roots With Henry Louis Gates Jr.: Season 6

  • Jun 15, 2020
    I love this show! Outstanding job of researching and pulling the family history together of all kinds of celebrities. Some shows are more interesting than others, but they are ALL good.

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