WHO DO YOU THINK YOU ARE- - Programs - TLC - Discovery Press WebIt is not the most common view on television these days to see a show that gets cancelled getting picked up by a different network, and on top of that get renewed at the new home. Well, that´s what´s happening indeed now, as TLC renews Who Do You Think You Are for a second season on the network, being that the show got rescued from cancellation after NBC dropped it.

The new season of WDYTYA will consist of ten episodes set to air in 2014. WHO DO YOU THINK YOU ARE? takes celebrities on a journey into their personal histories, mining their surprising pasts to reveal unknown details about themselves and their families. The series opens the doors to the fascinating real life stories of some of the most well known names in America, sharing how the eye-opening revelations they uncover about their backgrounds impact their lives today. The series is Executive Produced by Lisa Kudrow and Dan Bucatinsky.

Celebrities featured this past season include Christina Applegate, Kelly Clarkson, Cindy Crawford, Zooey Deschanel, Chelsea Handler, Chris O’Donnell, and Trisha Yearwood. Season finale airs following the family inheritance of The Big Bang Theory´s Jim Parsons.

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