Who Do You Think You Are USA

New Zealand PremiereFridays at 8.30pm from August 28


Powerful journey

The American version of this inspiring and informative series, based on the award-winning hit British show, takes viewers on a personal journey into the pasts of well-known US celebrities, sharing their emotion and surprise as they uncover the stories that lie at the heart of their family history.

This season features Kelly Clarkson (American Idol winner), Christina Applegate (Married with Children, Anchorman), Chelsea Handler (Comedian and talk show host), Zooey Deschanel (New Girl), Chris O’Donnell (NCIS: Los Angeles), Cindy Crawford (former supermodel), Trisha Yearwood (country singer) and Jim Parsons (The Big Bang Theory).

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Episode 3, Series 3

Thursday July 12 at 8:45am

Blair Underwood

Blair Underwood traces his lineage in a genealogical journey that includes a DNA test, uncovered articles and the unforeseen triumphs of his ancestors.

BBC Knowledge

This is knowledge – but not as you know it! Where facts are made fascinating and the truth is as entertaining as fiction.

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New Zealand audiences have access to three BBC TV channels: BBC Knowledge, UKTV and BBC World News.