Who Do You Think You Are?
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Who Do You Think You Are?: Who Do They Think They Are? 10 Years, 100 Shows

SBS May 27, 2016

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Celebrating its 10th birthday and 100th episode in August 2015, this one-hour special features TV moments that have marked the series. Family favourites such as Patsy Kensit, ...

Celebrating its 10th birthday and 100th episode in August 2015, this one-hour special features TV moments that have marked the series. Family favourites such as Patsy Kensit, Davina McCall, Graham Norton, JK Rowling, Stephen Fry, and Natasha Kaplinsky, discover stories of heroism and happiness, as well as pain and personal tragedy. From workhouse to royal palaces, prisons to parliament, brothel to bedlam, the series has found heroes, villains, royalty and rogues.

Who Do You Think You Are?
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Who Do You Think You Are?: Barbara Windsor

SBS June 3, 2016

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From Carry On films to Eastenders, Barbara Windsor is one of the most glamorous denizens of the East End of London. Yet although she was born and brought up there, she knew ...

From Carry On films to Eastenders, Barbara Windsor is one of the most glamorous denizens of the East End of London. Yet although she was born and brought up there, she knew very little about her true heritage - partly because her mother 'thought she was better than she was'. Consequently, Barbara wanted to know more about her East End roots.

Who Do You Think You Are?
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Who Do You Think You Are?: Twiggy

SBS June 4, 2016

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Twiggy grew up in a close-knit family in London but her mother told her almost nothing about her relations, not even her grandmother's name. As Twiggy sets off to investigate ...

Twiggy grew up in a close-knit family in London but her mother told her almost nothing about her relations, not even her grandmother's name. As Twiggy sets off to investigate her mum's family, she discovers that times were tough for them in victorian London and they didn't always stay on the straight and narrow.

Who Do You Think You Are?
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Who Do You Think You Are?: Robert Lindsay

SBS June 10, 2016

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To begin his family history search, the actor Robert Lindsay talks to his father and discovers that on both maternal and paternal sides there was a strong connection with ...

To begin his family history search, the actor Robert Lindsay talks to his father and discovers that on both maternal and paternal sides there was a strong connection with active service in the First World War. (S.2 Ep.11)

Who Do You Think You Are?
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Who Do You Think You Are?: Nigella Lawson

SBS April 13, 2014

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Nigella's Jewish immigrant family has come a long way from poverty in Europe and the East End to the wealth and splendour of Belgravia. Her politician father Nigel was ...

Nigella's Jewish immigrant family has come a long way from poverty in Europe and the East End to the wealth and splendour of Belgravia. Her politician father Nigel was Margaret Thatcher's golden boy in the 80s. Her glamorous mother Vanessa was heiress to the Lyons food and catering dynasty. It's the ultimate rags to riches story.

Who Do You Think You Are?
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Who Do You Think You Are?: David Dickinson

SBS April 6, 2014

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British television presenter, David Dickinson's ancestral quest is especially meaningful for him. Adopted as a baby, he had always felt different, and wasn't to find out about ...

British television presenter, David Dickinson's ancestral quest is especially meaningful for him. Adopted as a baby, he had always felt different, and wasn't to find out about his adoption until he was 12 years old.

Who Do You Think You Are? (Australia)
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Who Do You Think You Are? (Australia): Australia

SBS September 6, 2016

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A candid one hour retrospective special which features 40 of Australia's most loved celebrities. The program brings together the best moments of this award winning ...

A candid one hour retrospective special which features 40 of Australia's most loved celebrities. The program brings together the best moments of this award winning genealogical series combined with revealing insights on what it was like to take part in the show, from Adam Hills, Magda Szubanski, Adam Goodes, Richard Roxburgh, Kerry O'Brien, Tina Arena, Maggie Beer and Vince Colosimo. The retrospective shines a light on Australia's cultural and historical past, and gives a real sense of how profound the journey has been for many of the Australians who have taken part.

Who Do You Think You Are? (Australia)
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Who Do You Think You Are? (Australia): Noni Hazlehurst

Season 9 Episode 1 SBS April 17, 2018

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Veteran performer, Noni Hazlehurst, goes in search of the secrets her parents held so tightly. This journey will be a revelation to Noni. She'll come to understand the impact ...

Veteran performer, Noni Hazlehurst, goes in search of the secrets her parents held so tightly. This journey will be a revelation to Noni. She'll come to understand the impact of war on her immediate family, and why she knows so little about her world-renowned performing ancestors.

Who Do You Think You Are? (Australia)
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Who Do You Think You Are? (Australia): Scott Cam

Season 10 Episode 1 SBS April 30, 2019

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TV personality Scott Cam reveals his paternal family changed their surname from Caminiti to Cam during World War II. But, beyond this historical detail, Scott knows little ...

TV personality Scott Cam reveals his paternal family changed their surname from Caminiti to Cam during World War II. But, beyond this historical detail, Scott knows little about his Italian ancestors, including what compelled them to leave their homeland for a 'sunburnt country'.

Who Do You Think You Are? (Australia)
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Who Do You Think You Are? (Australia): Ron Barassi

Season 2 Episode 1 SBS September 27, 2009

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Six more prominent Australians trace their family trees in a new series of the hit TV genealogy program Who Do You Think You Are? Footy legend and latter day 'Knight in ...

Six more prominent Australians trace their family trees in a new series of the hit TV genealogy program Who Do You Think You Are? Footy legend and latter day 'Knight in Shining Armour' Ron Barassi has always believed that actions speak louder than words. In WDYTYA? he embarks on a journey into his ancestry tracing the Barassi family line back to the Austro-Hungarian Empire and the Victorian Gold Rush. Along the way he learns of his father's dying moments on the battlefields of WW2 and investigates the origins of a rift which tore the family apart.

Who Do You Think You Are? (Australia)
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Who Do You Think You Are? (Australia): Jack Thompson

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS2 November 6, 2010

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To many, he is an iconic Australian; an actor who strides the international stage with a career spanning from Australian classics such as Breaker Morant and The Man from Snowy ...

To many, he is an iconic Australian; an actor who strides the international stage with a career spanning from Australian classics such as Breaker Morant and The Man from Snowy River, to global hits including Star Wars Episode II - Attack of the Clones. But how Australian is Jack Thompson? Thompson knew little of his genetic family's history when he agreed to take part in Who Do You Think You Are?. By the end of the journey - which took him from Sydney to Ireland and then surprisingly near to where he now lives in northern NSW - he felt he had secured his place as "Australian royalty".

Who Do You Think You Are? (Australia)
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Who Do You Think You Are? (Australia): Magda Szubanski

Season 3 Episode 1 SBS November 28, 2010

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Who Do You Think You Are? returns for a third series as six more Australian celebrities trace their family tree, uncovering secrets and stories from the past. Comedian and ...

Who Do You Think You Are? returns for a third series as six more Australian celebrities trace their family tree, uncovering secrets and stories from the past. Comedian and actress Magda Szubanski wants to better understand how world events have shaped her family. Tracing the lives of two ancestors, she discovers how both were forced to make grim choices and suffered the devastating consequences of war.

Who Do You Think You Are? (Australia)
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Who Do You Think You Are? (Australia): Shaun Micallef

Season 4 Episode 1 SBS March 27, 2012

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Comedian Shaun Micallef was never told much about his family's past and is worried that his ancestors will all be a bit dull. He begins his journey by investigating his ...

Comedian Shaun Micallef was never told much about his family's past and is worried that his ancestors will all be a bit dull. He begins his journey by investigating his maternal line. It leads Shaun to a most unexpected place.

Who Do You Think You Are? (Australia)
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Who Do You Think You Are? (Australia): Adam Hills

Season 5 Episode 1 SBS April 2, 2013

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Comedian and television presenter Adam Hills traces the desperate journeys undertaken by his migrant ancestors in the new Australian series of Who Do You Think You Are?. ...

Comedian and television presenter Adam Hills traces the desperate journeys undertaken by his migrant ancestors in the new Australian series of Who Do You Think You Are?. Although Adam is aware of the migrant ancestry on his mother's side, the stories of what brought his two great grandfathers to Australia in the early 20th century have never been told.

Who Do You Think You Are? (Australia)
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Who Do You Think You Are? (Australia): Geoffrey Rush

Season 7 Episode 1 SBS August 4, 2015

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In the first episode of this series return, internationally celebrated actor Geoffrey Rush believes he hails from a long line of farmers but an exploration of his heritage ...

In the first episode of this series return, internationally celebrated actor Geoffrey Rush believes he hails from a long line of farmers but an exploration of his heritage sees him discover an ancestor fighting for justice in the face of corruption and another desperate to succeed in a golden age of creativity.

Who Do You Think You Are? (Australia)
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Who Do You Think You Are? (Australia): Julia Morris

Season 8 Episode 1 SBS September 13, 2016

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In this new season, eight of Australia's most respected and recognisable faces retrace the footsteps of their ancestors across the country and around the world, as they strive ...

In this new season, eight of Australia's most respected and recognisable faces retrace the footsteps of their ancestors across the country and around the world, as they strive to make sense of the present by connecting with their family's paths. Award-winning stand-up comedian and host of 'I'm A Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here!' Julia Morris finds her great grandfather in controversial Labor Premier J.T. Lang's intimate inner circle, and she investigates whether her grandfather was involved in the Irish Republican Army. (S.8 Ep.1) (Class. tba)

Who Do You Think You Are? (Australia)
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Who Do You Think You Are? (Australia): Charlie Teo

Season 9 Episode 2 SBS April 24, 2018

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Having always struggled to understand culturally who he is, renowned neurosurgeon Charlie Teo is looking for answers. Exploring his mother's side of the family, Charlie's ...

Having always struggled to understand culturally who he is, renowned neurosurgeon Charlie Teo is looking for answers. Exploring his mother's side of the family, Charlie's journey will take him to Malacca, where he discovers a culture he's never heard of, but one with which he can now clearly identify. On his father's side, Charlie comes face-to-face with his paternal ancestors. Will he be able to mend his connection with this side of his family and finally be proud of his Teo heritage?

Who Do You Think You Are? (Australia)
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Who Do You Think You Are? (Australia): Peter Garrett

Season 8 Episode 2 SBS August 7, 2018

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In one of Sydney's great convict buildings, Peter Garrett discovers an ancestor at the forefront of social welfare in the colony. He'll also unearth the secret life of his ...

In one of Sydney's great convict buildings, Peter Garrett discovers an ancestor at the forefront of social welfare in the colony. He'll also unearth the secret life of his grandmother who worked in a forgotten area of first Contact - the Lock Hospitals in Western Australia. More than a century later, Peter follows his grandmother to remote Bernier Island, where Indigenous Australians suspected of having venereal disease were taken by force.