Who Do You Think You Are?

Who Do You Think You Are?

Lisa Kudrow ("Friends") serves as executive producer for this Emmy nominated series, based on a popular show in the U.K., in which viewers get a look at the family histories of popular celebrities.
Lisa Kudrow ("Friends") serves as executive producer for this Emmy nominated series, based on a popular show in the U.K., in which viewers get a look at the family histories of popular celebrities.

Season 8 (8 episodes)

  • 1. Courteney Cox

    Original air date: 03/05/2017 Runtime: 42:29 min.

    Original air date: 03/05/2017 Runtime: 42:29 min. Courteney Cox traces her maternal line back to ambitious and ruthless relatives who plotted and murdered their way to power in medieval times, and she's shocked to discover that her ancestor is one of Europe's most famous characters.

  • 2. Julie Bowen

    Original air date: 03/12/2017 Runtime: 42:30 min.

    Original air date: 03/12/2017 Runtime: 42:30 min. Julie Bowen makes a shocking discovery that a beloved relative led a nefarious organization that triggered a dark chapter of U.S. history; another ancestor risked everything to fight for the lives and freedom of African Americans.

  • 3. Jennifer Grey

    Original air date: 03/19/2017 Runtime: 42:30 min.

    Original air date: 03/19/2017 Runtime: 42:30 min. Jennifer Grey discovers more about her grandfather as she uncovers how he survived adversity to become a beacon of his community, and discovers a great-grandmother whose devastating tragedy stopped her from making it to America.

  • 4. Noah Wyle

    Original air date: 03/26/2017 Runtime: 42:30 min.

    Original air date: 03/26/2017 Runtime: 42:30 min. Noah Wyle investigates his maternal family line, discovering an ancestor who was catapulted into one of America's biggest wars, and whose life spiraled from remarkable success to a tragic end.

  • 5. Jessica Biel

    Original air date: 04/02/2017 Runtime: 42:29 min.

    Original air date: 04/02/2017 Runtime: 42:29 min. Jessica Biel hunts for the truth behind family lore about the death of an ancestor, and also makes two shocking discoveries that shake everything she knows about her heritage.

  • 6. Smokey Robinson

    Original air date: 04/09/2017 Runtime: 42:29 min.

    Original air date: 04/09/2017 Runtime: 42:29 min. Motown legend Smokey Robinson tracks down a grandfather tangled in a swirl of controversy, and connects to a relative's familiar struggle with oppression while coming face to face with the gruesome history he knew was inevitable.

  • 7. John Stamos

    Original air date: 04/16/2017 Runtime: 42:29 min.

    Original air date: 04/16/2017 Runtime: 42:29 min. Actor John Stamos explores his Greek heritage for the first time and discovers an explosive feud that shattered his grandfather's childhood, and also hears firsthand about his family's enduring strength after meeting a relative he never knew.

  • 8. Liv Tyler

    Original air date: 04/23/2017 Runtime: 42:29 min.

    Original air date: 04/23/2017 Runtime: 42:29 min. Actress Liv Tyler unravels the mystery of her father Steven Tyler's maternal family line, uncovering ancestors who took part in famous American battles.