Freedom Tales Preview
Host Henry Louis Gates, Jr. delves deep into the roots of two African-American guests, actor S. Epatha Merkerson and athlete and television personality Michael Strahan. Both discover unexpected stories that challenge assumptions about black history.
- I've always wanted to know where we came from.
- [Announcer] On Finding Your Roots,
talk show host Michael Strahan.
- [Announcer] Actor S. Epatha Merkerson.
- I'm blown away.
- [Announcer] History.
- You're looking at the names of your family.
- [Announcer] Severed by slavery.
- It's unfathomable.
- They have names.
- [Announcer] Ancestry restored.
- Ain't that amazing?
- [Announcer] Finding Your Roots, Tuesday at eight,
seven Central, only on PBS.