Finding Your Roots – Episode 5, Season 3 – Visionaries
In the current season of Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr. on PBS, this week’s episode featured business mogul Richard Branson and architects Maya Lin and Frank Gehry. The episode is entitled Visionaries and can now be viewed online – click here to access the video. Video access expires on March 1, 2016.
Upcoming Episodes of Finding Your Roots
The sixth episode of Season 3, entitled War Stories, is scheduled for next Tuesday evening, 9 February 2016, and features Patricia Arquette, Julianne Moore and John McCain exploring the military service of their families.. Check the listings for your local PBS station – most stations will air the episode at 8:00 pm.
Here is the schedule of upcoming episodes for Season 3 of Finding Your Roots:
- February 9, 2016 – War Stories: Patricia Arquette, Julianne Moore and John McCain explore the military service of their families.
- February 16, 2016 – Family Reunions: DNA technology uncovers the family mysteries of hip hop legends Sean Combs and LL Cool J.
- February 23, 2016 – The Pioneers: Neil Patrick Harris, Gloria Steinem and Sandra Cisneros learn about their pioneering ancestors.
- March 1, 2016 – The Long Way Home: Discover how actress Julianna Marguiles, author Azar Nafisi and chef Lidia Bastianich are bound together by their ancestors’ singular and deeply human desire to preserve their most cherished traditions.
- March 8, 2016 – Maps of Stars: Learn how Dustin Hoffman and Mia Farrow, who last shared the screen together in 1969, also share a history of tragic deaths in their families that played major roles in shaping future generations.
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