According to an article in the BBC's web site, Oscar-winning actress Susan Sarandon's search for her family history has brought her to Wales. Born Susan Abigail Tomalin in New York, the Hollywood star has been tracing her family tree for a BBC programme.
After Ms Sarandon and her brother provided DNA samples, a genetics expert said they were "clearly very Welsh". Professor Bryan Sykes, head of human genetics at Oxford University, who analysed the samples, said Sarandon was "delighted" with the outcome.
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