In this recap, Jim Parsons traces his lineage back to the Age of Enlightenment and discovers that his six-time great-grandfather shared circles with some of the time's greatest thinkers.
JK Rowling searches for a family hero, but instead confronts a mystery and drama.
In this episode recap, actor Jesse Tyler Ferguson is bitterly disappointed to learn his great-grandfather was a hustler. He travels to the Klondike to find out if his last great business risk paid off -- and restored his name.
With her distant relative and a translator, Julie Chen visits the house owned by her great-grandfather and sees the place where her grandfather was born.
At Germany's University of Tubingen, where his eight times great-grandfather studied theology, Josh Groban gets a tour of the dining hall and promenade.
In this episode recap, Zooey Deschanel traces her lineage back to times of prejudice and violence, finding her ancestors in the heat of battle and standing up for human rights.
Actress Angie Harmon begins a personal journey to unlock the mysteries of her ancestors.
Actress Ginnifer Goodwin delves into a family secret in hopes of connecting her father with the grandparents he never knew.