Series 8

Celebrities trace their ancestry, discovering secrets and surprises from their past.

  • Tracey Emin

    10/10 Controversial artist Tracey Emin sets out to find out more about her East End roots.

    First broadcast: 12 Oct 2011

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  • Len Goodman

    9/10 Strictly Come Dancing judge Len Goodman investigates his mother's family.

    First broadcast: 05 Oct 2011

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  • Richard Madeley

    8/10 Richard Madeley sets out to learn more about the Canadian side of his family.

    First broadcast: 28 Sep 2011

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  • Robin Gibb

    7/10 Robin Gibb finds out how his paternal great grandfather became a decorated soldier.

    First broadcast: 21 Sep 2011

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  • Alan Carr

    6/10 Alan Carr explores his family's football connection and his grandfather's brush with fame.

    First broadcast: 14 Sep 2011

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Robin Gibb

7/10 Robin Gibb finds out how his paternal great grandfather became a decorated soldier.

Sun 1 Jul 2012 15:40 BBC One

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  • Researching Celebrities' Family Histories

    Researching Celebrities' Family Histories

    Executive producer Tom Mcdonald on the emotional highs and lows of Who Do You Think You Are?:
    "We do always warn everyone that history has a habit of taking surprising twists and turns - and that they might not always like what they find."

    Read and comment on Tom's post on the BBC TV blog

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