Who Do You Think You Are?

Series 17

Series 17, Episode 2 - David Walliams

4.0 3 x
David Walliams learns of his great-grandfather’s traumatic experiences during the First World War, which condemned him to a lifetime in what was then called a lunatic asylum.
Series 18

Series 18, Episode 6 - Joe Sugg

4.3 20 x
YouTuber Joe Sugg aptly discovers that one of his ancestors was involved in one of the earliest forms of communications technology, electrical telegraphs. Another survived the Great Fire of London.

Series 18, Episode 5 - Pixie Lott

3.0 8 x
Singer Pixie Lott has heard that she may have Italian ancestry from Verona, but instead she discovers ancestors battling poverty in London and three generations of military musicians.

Series 18, Episode 7 - Ed Balls

3.0 9 x
Ed Balls explores his ancestry, investigating a possible link to Nelson's HMS Victory. He also learns about an ancestor who was put on trial at Norwich Castle.

Series 18, Episode 4 - Joe Lycett

3.0 34 x
Comedian and presenter Joe Lycett manages to find humour everywhere, but apart from his Edwardian great grandad, Joe uncovers a darker family history.

Series 18, Episode 3 - Alex Scott

3.5 22 x
Presenter and former footballer Alex Scott learns about her Jewish ancestry and travels to Jamaica for the first time in her life to find out about her great-great-grandmother.

Series 18, Episode 2 - Dame Judi Dench

3.0 75 x
Judi Dench begins her journey by trying to find out how her father won his gallantry medals during the First World War. Her investigations then lead her to 16th-century Denmark.

Series 18, Episode 1 - Josh Widdicombe

3.0 38 x
Comedian Josh Widdicombe embarks on a rollercoaster ride through his extraordinary family history, including a courtier with very personal access to King Charles I.
Series 14

Series 14, Episode 8 - Noel Clarke

4.3 74 x
Celebrity genealogy series. Actor and film-maker Noel Clarke visits the Caribbean to learn more about his family.
Series 17

Series 17, Episode 4 - Ruth Jones

4.0 68 x
Actor Ruth Jones - Nessa from Gavin and Stacey - uncovers her grandfather's role in the Medical Aid Societies of south Wales, which provided a model for the NHS.