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Finding Your Roots

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Biography History Rated: 7+ (TV-PG)2012 - Present8 SeasonsReturning: Date TBAOn: Free Services Hoopla Tags: Doctor Based On True Story Country: America

Noted Harvard scholar Henry Louis Gates, Jr. has been helping people discover long-lost relatives hidden for generations within the branches of their family trees. Professor Gates utilizes a team of genealogists to reconstruct the paper trail left behind by our ancestors and the world’s leading geneticists to decode our DNA and help us travel thousands of years into the past to discover the origins of our earliest forebears.Finding Your Roots featuring Henry Louis Gates, Jr. has one or more episodes streaming with subscription on Hoopla, free on PBS, available for purchase on iTunes, and 4 others. It's a biography and history show with 87 episodes over 8 seasons. Finding Your Roots is still airing with no announced date for the next episode or season. It has a high IMDb audience rating of 8.5 (1,132 votes).

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Henry Louis Gates, Jr.

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All Seasons of Finding Your Roots

Season 1
10 Episodes | Prime Video, Google Play, Hoopla, iTunes, YouTube, & Rent or Buy

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4 episodes (5%) are available to watch free online (PBS).

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29 episodes (33%) are available to stream on a subscription service (Hoopla).

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87 episodes (100%) are available to rent or buy from $0.00 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 2 others).

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Not available to stream on a TV everywhere service.

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#3,241 Ranked TV Show

#46 Ranked in Biography TV

#52 Ranked in Based On True Story TV

#141 Ranked in TV on Hoopla

Finding Your Roots has a high IMDb audience rating of 8.5 (1,132 votes). The show is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.

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