Lena Dunham's Ancestors' Heartbreaking Story of Survival Finding Your Roots

Premiered April 02, 2024
Lena Dunham's Ancestors' Heartbreaking Story of Survival

Lena Dunham's journey to uncover her family's past reveals a connection to the Holocaust.

About the Program

Finding Your Roots

For more than a decade, renowned Harvard scholar Henry Louis Gates, Jr. has helped to expand America’s sense of itself, stimulating a national conversation about identity with humor, wisdom, and compassion. Professor Gates has explored the ancestry of dozens of influential people from diverse backgrounds, taking millions of viewers deep into the past to reveal the connections that bind us all.

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