DNA Detectives

Season 1
 (12)20157+
What are the family roots of celebrities? This series brings together the rich and famous with their long-lost relatives, revealing the roots of family mysteries, lineage, and how we are all connected.
Starring
Amanda BillingRay McVinnieRichard O'Brien
Genres
DocumentarySpecial Interest
Subtitles
English [CC]
Audio languages
English

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  1. 1. Jack and Ray
    April 15, 2015
    45min
    7+
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    New Zealand celebrities Ray McVinnie, a renowned food enthusiast, and news star Jack Tame, trace their ancestry in the first episode of this doc series.
  2. 2. Mike and Dave
    April 15, 2015
    44min
    7+
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    Electric sports radio host Dave Fane, and famed chef Michael Van De Elzen star in this episode, as they learn the secrets of their family trees.
  3. 3. Sam and Amanda
    April 15, 2015
    45min
    7+
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    Famed weatherman Sam Wallace, and actress Amanda Billing, discover old family truths, including rumors of royal connections, in this episode.
  4. 4. Shavaughn and Willie
    April 15, 2015
    44min
    7+
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    It's actress Shavaughn Ruakere and broadcaster Willie Jackson's turn to uncover the crazy pasts of their ancestors.
  5. 5. Nicole and Kirk
    April 15, 2015
    45min
    7+
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    Actors Nicole Whippy and Kirk Torrance travel back to the time of pilgrim settlers to uncover their family roots - and other celebrities in the family tree.
  6. 6. Sonia and Leigh
    April 15, 2015
    45min
    7+
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    In the season finale, commentator Leigh Hart and presenter Sonia Gray delve into their family pasts, taking them from Africa to Croatia, and beyond!

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Directors
Banijay
Supporting actors
Sam WallaceJack TameDave FaneMichael Van De ElzenWillie JacksonShavaughn RuakereNicole WhippyKirk TorranceLeigh HartSonia Gray
Season year
2015
Network
Yuyu
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