There are fresh episodes of Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates Jr on now that we have entered 2021, with one premiering today on PBS.

The show features the host looking into the ancestors of a number of famous and notable people, with the guests often discovering surprising results.

Previous big names who have appeared include Queen Latifah, Sterling K Brown, Julianne Moore and Bill Hader.

This time around, Gates looks into Gayle King, Jordan Peele and Issa Rae. They are told new details about their ancestors, who are of both black and white heritage.

The new episode is airing tonight, January 5 2021, at 8pm on PBS for one hour. Each fresh instalment will be on Tuesdays at 8/7c.

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