DNA Family Secrets

Season 2

Season 2, Episode 6

4.0 5 x
Stacey meets five sisters in Lancashire who only found each other as adults. They know they all share the same mum but want to find out if they also have the same father. Luke was a sperm donor in the late 1980s. He's now come forward to find out if any potential children might be looking for him. Identical twins Diane an...

S2 Ep5

4.0 12 x
Georgina was conceived 34 years ago when her mum had a holiday romance with a Portuguese waiter. She's now wondering if her father is still alive. Matthew grew up never knowing his father's identity and wants to know if his ancestry is Caribbean.

S2 Ep4

4.0 15 x
38-year-old Clare was always told that her father was a British soldier stationed in Belfast during the Troubles. Now Clare wants to solve the mystery of his identity. Leigh only discovered that he might have a secret sister after his mum passed away. He now wonders if his sister is still alive.

S2 Ep3

4.0 12 x
46-year-old Mel only found out as a teenager that she was conceived using a sperm donor. Now she wants to see if she can find her biological father's identity by decoding her DNA and discovers far more than she ever expected. Fi always knew she was adopted. What she didn't know until later in life was that her father murde...

S2 Ep2

4.0 8 x
Liverpool-born Maureen is wondering if her father was an African American GI who fell in love with her mother during World War Two - which could mean she has family in America. She is also curious why her three sons are so musically talented and if the secret may lay in her DNA.

S2 Ep1

3.0 12 x
Stacey Dooley is in Liverpool to meet Richard, who is on a life-long mission to discover the identity of his father - he's blown away when he finally learns the truth. Janet is rattled by a rumour that her Dad fathered a baby as a prisoner of war during WWII and she might have a secret sister. Glen's mother never knew wher...

S1 Ep3

Expired 3.3 130 x
Triplets Peter, David and Phillip were adopted as young boys and have only been able to guess where their father comes from - Italy? South America? When Professor Turi King analyses their DNA and finally uncovers the truth it changes everything they thought they knew about themselves.

S1 Ep2

Expired 3.0 90 x
Stacey meets Janine, who has lived her entire life never knowing the identity or ethnicity of her birth father. Her British mum kept her true parentage a secret, which made life difficult while growing up on Braunstone Estate in Leicester. Janine finally wants to discover the origins of her DNA so she can put the mystery t...

S1 Ep1

Expired 3.5 118 x
Stacey meets 75-year-old Bill who has grown up without any contact with his father. The only information Bill has ever had about his father is the name written on his birth certificate. Now Bill wants to know if analysing his DNA might be able to tell him what happened to his dad - and if he has any living relatives in the...