Two days ago, I posted a short article listing the celebrities to be featured on next season's episodes of Who Do You Think You Are? Today, further details were announced by NBC and by Ancestry.com, a major sponsor of the show. The following was written by Ancestry.com:
December 16, 2010
NBC Announces the Celebrities Tracing Their Family Trees on Season Two of ‘Who Do You Think You Are?’ Premiering February 4
Gwyneth Paltrow, Tim McGraw, Rosie O’Donnell, Steve Buscemi, Kim Cattrall, Lionel Richie, Vanessa Williams and Ashley Judd Take a Look Inside Their Family Histories on NBC’s Genealogy Alternative Series Produced by Lisa Kudrow
UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif. – December 16, 2010 – Viewers can take an up-close and personal look inside the family history of some of today’s most beloved and iconic celebrities when NBC’s “Who Do You Think You Are?” returns for its second season on Friday, February 4 (8-9 p.m. ET). The celebrities who star in the series are Gwyneth Paltrow, Tim McGraw, Rosie O’Donnell, Steve Buscemi, Kim Cattrall, Lionel Richie, Vanessa Williams and Ashley Judd.