PBS premieres a new Henry Louis Gates series, “Faces of America,” on February 10th. The four episode series will run on Wednesday nights from 8-9 pm EST until March 3rd.
Combining genealogy and genetics, the series will feature the family histories of the following 12 guests:
Yo-Yo Ma, musician
Queen Noor, widow of the late King Hussein of Jordan
Malcolm Gladwell, journalist
Eva Longoria Parker, actress
Mike Nichols, director
Dr. Mehmet Oz, author
Meryl Streep, actress
Stephen Colbert, television host
Louise Erdrich, author
Kristi Yamaguchi, athlete
Elizabeth Alexander, author
Mario Batali, media personality
View clips from the program on Faces to America’s Channel on YouTube.