After a long hiatus, season six of Finding Your Roots returns on October 13 with Episode 11 "Fashion's Roots" featuring the ancestries of fashion icons DVF - Diane von Furstenberg, Narciso Rodriguez and RuPaul.
In total, season six 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. Among them are:
actors Jeffrey Wright, Sigourney Weaver, Melissa McCarthy, Sterling K. Brown, Mia Farrow, Eric Stonestreet, Amy Ryan and Justina Machado, Jeff Goldblum, Anjelica Huston, and Isabella Rossellini, Terry Gross, Marc Maron, and Issa Rae
groundbreaking director Jordan Peele
Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi
acclaimed journalists Gayle King and Norah O’Donnell
musicians Queen Latifah and Jon Batiste
legendary fashion designers Diane von Furstenberg, Narciso Rodriguez and Zac Posen
Featuring Diane von Furstenberg, Narciso Rodriguez, and RuPaul Charles. (Watch Episode)
Featuring with Téa Leoni, and Joe and Madison. (Watch Preview)
Featuring Kehinde Wiley, Julianne Moore, and Bill Hader. (Watch Preview)
Featuring Lupita Nyong’o, Lidia Bastianich, and Scarlett Johannsson. (Watch Preview)
Featuring Gayle King, Jordan Peele, and Issa Rae. (Watch Preview)
Featuring Nancy Pelosi, Norah O’Donnell, and Zac Posen. (Watch Preview)
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