From executive producer Kudrow, the series "Who Do You Think You Are?" - an adaptation of the award-winning hit British television documentary series - will lead celebrities on a journey of self-discovery as they unearth their family trees that reveal surprising, inspiring and even tragic stories that often are linked to crucial events in American history.
Noah Wyle investigates his maternal family line, discovering an ancestor who was catapulted into one of America's biggest wars, and whose life spiraled out of control from remarkable success to a shocking and tragic end.
Docu-reality series Who Do You Think You Are has found new life on TLC a year after being cancelled by NBC. Eight one-hour long episodes of the series have been ordered and production is underway just in time for a July 23 premiere. The new season will feature family history seeking celebs such as Christina Applegate, Cindy Crawford, Zooey Deschanel and Chris O’Donnell.