Who Do You Think You Are? Season 5
S05 E01Jul 24, 2014
Cynthia Nixon Jul 24, 2014 Actress Cynthia Nixon searches for answers in her paternal line, and truth becomes stranger than fiction when a mystery of deceit and murder slowly unfolds in relation her 3x great-grandmother.
S05 E02Jul 31, 2014
Jesse Tyler Ferguson Jul 31, 2014 Award winning actor Jesse Tyler Ferguson thought he came from a "nice, boring family" until he digs into his ancestry and follows the life of his great-grandfather; a gilded age hustler that trouble seemed to follow at every turn.
S05 E03Aug 7, 2014
Rachel and Kayleen McAdams Aug 7, 2014 Rachel and Kayleen McAdams discover an English ancestor surrounded by a privileged world, but forced to separate from those he loved; they connect with relatives uprooted by war, and uncover the harrowing circumstances behind their Canadian roots.
S05 E04Aug 14, 2014
Valerie Bertinelli Aug 14, 2014 Valerie Bertinelli goes on the hunt to unlock her family’s mysteries. She tracks down courageous ancestors who suffered through hardship and tragedy, and discovers a royal lineage dating back centuries that she never dreamed possible.
S05 E05Aug 21, 2014
Kelsey Grammer Aug 21, 2014 Kelsey Grammer takes a trip into the past to explore his beloved grandmother’s family. He uncovers the story of a woman haunted by demons, and finds a connection to family who risked everything in one of the greatest migrations in American history.
S05 E06Mar 9, 2015
Minnie Driver Mar 9, 2015 Minnie Driver unravels the deep family secrets her late father kept hidden. She discovers how the ravages of war nearly destroyed him, tracks down a long lost relative for the first time, and forms an unlikely bond with an ancestor she never knew existed.
S05 E07Mar 16, 2015
Josh Groban Mar 16, 2015 Josh Groban traces his ancestors' roots to Germany and discovers a relative who was a deacon, music teacher & well known astronomer. But Josh's ancestors' predictions of cataclysmic doom put him in the crosshairs of the church.
S05 E08Mar 23, 2015
Angie Harmon Mar 23, 2015 Actress Angie Harmon discovers a daring ancestor who gave up his freedom to come to America, fought for his new country's independence, and risked everything at a pivotal point in America's history.
S05 E09Mar 30, 2015
Sean Hayes Mar 30, 2015 Actor/Producer Sean Hayes searches for the cause of his estranged father's troubled past and uncovers a shocking trail of tragedy and crime that reaches back generations
S05 E10Apr 6, 2015
Tony Goldwyn Apr 6, 2015 Beyond a family of Hollywood Legends, actor/director Tony Goldwyn explores his maternal lineage. He is introduced to a heritage of political activism; a couple ahead of their time proudly fighting for abolition, women's rights and westward expansion
S05 E11Apr 13, 2015
America Ferrera Apr 13, 2015 America Ferrera searches for a connection to a father she barely knew, and discovers a great grandfather who led multiple revolts against the government and left an enduring mark on Honduran history.
S05 E12Apr 20, 2015
Bill Paxton Apr 20, 2015 Actor/Director Bill Paxton researches his paternal lineage, uncovering the captivating life of an ancestor who was a war hero in a historic battle and who shaped politics and society during a turbulent era.
S05 E13Apr 27, 2015
Melissa Etheridge Apr 27, 2015 Melissa Etheridge digs into her French roots and finds a family shaken by a scandalous lawsuit; a turbulent relationship entangled with tragedy; and an adventuresome ancestor who prospered in colonial America