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Who Do You Think You Are?

Wednesdays at 8.30pm

Show Synopsis

Well-known Australians play detective as they go in search of their family history, revealing secrets from the past. Taking us to all corners of Australia and the globe are six stories of individuals seeking to find the definitive answer to where they came from.

Well-known Australians play detective as they go in search of their family history

Well-known Australians play detective as they go in search of their family history

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Well-known Australians play detective as they go in search of their family history, revealing secrets from the past. Taking us to all corners of Australia and the globe are six stories of individuals seeking to find the definitive answer to where they came from.

Along the way, secrets are uncovered and struggles overcome, but most of all, each person is going to discover that the stories of individuals is inextricably linked to the story of the nation - that their identity, just like all of ours, is part of Australia¹s identity.

Combining emotional personal journeys with big-picture history, these are inspiring, sometimes challenging, stories which remind us how we've come to be the people that we are today.

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Episode 6, Series 12

Friday August 18 at 8:30pm

Anne Reid

Episode 6 | Series 12

Actress Anne Reid sets out to find out more about the history of her father's family.

Episode 6, Series 12

Saturday August 19 at 6:40am

Anne Reid

Episode 6 | Series 12

Actress Anne Reid sets out to find out more about the history of her father's family.

Episode 7, Series 12

Friday August 25 at 8:30pm

Frank Gardner

Episode 7 | Series 12

Journalist Frank Gardner learns more about his mother's side of the family.

Episode 7, Series 12

Saturday August 26 at 6:10am

Frank Gardner

Episode 7 | Series 12

Journalist Frank Gardner learns more about his mother's side of the family.

Episode 8, Series 12

Friday September 1 at 8:30pm

Anita Rani

Episode 8 | Series 12

Anita Rani find out what happened to her grandfather during the Partition of India.

Episode 8, Series 12

Saturday September 2 at 6:25am

Anita Rani

Episode 8 | Series 12

Anita Rani find out what happened to her grandfather during the Partition of India.

Episode 1, Series 2

Thursday September 7 at 1:25pm

Stephen Fry

Episode 1 | Series 2

This beautifully crafted programme climbs the family tree of Stephen Fry, following the branch of his Slovakian grandfather, a war hero who took his beet farming expertise to the UK…

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