December 17, 2010 11:00 AM by Shayla Perry
NBC’s Who Do You Think You Are? is returning for a second season this February, and the producers of the show are promising even more star power this time around! So which of your favorite celebrities will be getting a look into their family histories? Keep reading to find out!
This season, the celebrities appearing on NBC’s Who Do You Think You Are? are Gwyneth Paltrow, Tim McGraw, Rosie O’Donnell, Steve Buscemi, Kim Cattrall, Lionel Richie, Vanessa Williams, and Ashley Judd, and according to the network, each of the celebs will be led through 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.”
“I’ve been a fan of the U.K. version of Who Do You Think You Are? for a long time, so it’s very rewarding that the U.S. version is back with more compelling stories this season that are illuminating, touching and aspirational,” said one of the show’s executive producers, Lisa Kudrow. “This is such a unique show for network television and we’re all thrilled that the American audience has embraced it.”
And as always, you too can take a look at your own family tree by heading over to Ancestry.com, the show’s official partner.
The second season of Who Do You Think You Are? premieres Friday, February 4 at 8|7c on NBC.
Now that the celebrities have been revealed, which ones are you the most interested to learn about on the show? Tell us about it in the comments!
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