“Who Do You Think You Are?” Returns to TLC March 5!

By Allison Dolan

John Stamos on “Who Do You Think You Are?”

The family history TV show “Who Do You Think You Are?” is returning to TLC Sunday, March 5, with a new host of celebrities ready to dive into their genealogy. The television show, which partners with, pairs celebrities with genealogists determined to uncover their family history.

The stars travel the globe hunting for family ties and often discover family secrets. The new season will feature Jessica Biel, Courteney Cox, Julie Bowen, Jennifer Grey, Smokey Robinson, Liv Tyler, Noah Wyle and John Stamos.

Jessica Biel

In a preview video at, Courteney Cox is shown blown away by a chart a genealogist shows her. Another surprise in the preview shows Jessica Biel finding out for the first time she has Jewish ancestors, something her father never mentioned to her. For a few more appetite-whetting details on what you’ll see in each episode, see TLC’s website.

Whether you’ve just dabbled in your family history research or consider yourself a seasoned genealogist, you will no doubt relate to the twists and turns of “Who Do You Think You Are?”

Smokey Robinson