Genre: Documentary, Reality
Premise: 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. Kudrow, Matthew Broderick, Spike Lee, Sarah Jessica Parker, Susan Sarandon, Brooke Shields and Emmitt Smith are among the well-known personalities whose genealogies are explored.
Chris Noth tracks family members torn apart by a devastating disaster when he follows his relatives' trail from Spain to Ireland, and finds a man who become a war hero.
Lea Michele unravels secrets of her Jewish roots, discovering a great-grandmother lost without a country.