Finding Your Roots "Black Like Me"

Finding Your Roots "Black Like Me"

Tue, 11/05/2019 - 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Henry Louis Gates, Jr. with Tonya Lewis-Lee 

Credit: Courtesy of Ark Media

Watch as Bryant Gumbel, Tonya Lewis-Lee and Suzanne Malveaux discover unexpected ancestry.

Bryant Gumbel, Tonya Lewis-Lee and Suzanne Malveaux discover a tapestry of the unexpected in their ancestry, revealing slaves and free people of color, Civil War legacies, and forgotten European origins. Finding Your Roots: Black Like Me airs Tuesday, November 5 at 8 p.m. on WXXI-TV.

Today’s most compelling personalities discover the surprising stories buried within their own families in the sixth season of the critically acclaimed PBS series. The sixth season features 27 fascinating new guests who are game-changers in their fields, with family histories that illustrate the power and diversity of the human experience. 

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