Show Synopsis

Oscar-winning actor Kate Winslet, Harry Potter actor Daniel Radcliffe, international media personality and music mogul Sharon Osbourne, James Bond star Naomie Harris, comedian Katherine Ryan, television personality Mark Wright, and comedian and actor Jack Whitehall unravel their families’ pasts in this series.


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Episode 4, Series 16

Monday October 26 at 12:10pm

Kate Winslet

Episode 4 | Series 16

Oscar-winning actor Kate Winslet follows a rumour of Scandinavian ancestry on her mother's side of the family and is delighted to find that she has Swedish heritage.

Episode 5, Series 16

Tuesday October 27 at 12:10pm

Katherine Ryan

Episode 5 | Series 16

Canadian comedian Katherine Ryan's investigation of her family history leads her to a Methodist minister and his family in colonial Nova Scotia, cod traders in Newfoundland, and…

Episode 6, Series 16

Wednesday October 28 at 12:10pm

Paul Merton

Episode 6 | Series 16

Paul Merton traces the life of his maternal grandfather and discovers that he was involved in some of the key events that led to Irish independence in the 1920s.

Episode 7, Series 16

Thursday October 29 at 12:10pm

Sharon Osbourne

Episode 7 | Series 16

Sharon Osbourne uncovers the difficult circumstances of her mother's and grandmother's lives, and is stunned to learn that her great-grandmother was born in the US.

Episode 8, Series 16

Friday October 30 at 12:10pm

Mark Wright

Episode 8 | Series 16

Former TOWIE star Mark Wright discovers that his ancestors included an Andalucian master swordsman and a Spaniard who was burned at the stake during the Inquisition.

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