Finding Your Roots With Henry Louis Gates, Jr.

PBS | 8:00 pm

Actress Rebecca Hall and writer-director Lee Daniels explore their family roots in "Hidden in the Genes," the Season 8 premiere of host Henry Louis Gates Jr.'s consistently absorbing deep dive into celebrity ancestries and family mysteries. Other public figures scheduled to appear this season include fashion journalist André Leon Talley, Anita Hill, writer-producer Damon Lindelof ("Watchmen"), actor John Leguizamo, actress Kathryn Hahn ("Wandavision"), Tony Award winner Nathan Lane, "Saturday Night Live" player Melissa Villasenor and actor and TV host Terry Crews ("America's Got Talent").