Who Do You Think You Are?

June 2018

Season 9 Episode 8 - Patti Newton

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Patti Newton is one of Australia’s most recognisable faces. She’s been performing since the age of four and has always wondered where her love of performing has come from. These days Patti’s greatest joy in life is her four grandchildren. However, she knows very little regarding her paternal grandmother and is determined t...
May 2018

Season 9 Episode 7 - Ernie Dingo

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All his life, Ernie Dingo has been estranged from his father’s family, on account of feeling abandoned by his own father, Tom Pepper. Ernie is brought face to face with his father’s ancestors, including an English convict. Will his journey force Ernie to re-evaluate his perceptions about the past - and his relationships in...

Season 9 Episode 6 - Todd McKenney

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Perth born entertainer and performer Todd McKenney is keen to know where the McKenney name comes from and is on a quest to uncover traits passed down to him by his father’s forebears. On his maternal side, there is no doubt that Todd gets his dancing talent from his mother, Peta and his maternal grandmother. However, Todd ...

Season 9 Episode 5 - Justine Clarke

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Actor and performer, Justine Clarke, was raised almost entirely by her mother Beverley after her parents separated when she was just nine months old. Justine’s quest to learn about her father’s family will take her back to colonial times where she’ll learn about the unlikely life of one of her ancestors and the Irish rebel...

Season 9 Episode 4 - John Jarrett

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From his portrayal of bushranger Ned Kelly to the sinister Mick Taylor in Wolf Creek, actor John Jarratt has carved a career out of playing quintessential Aussie characters. But while John wears his working class roots with pride, traces of a Chinese heritage on his mum’s side, has always been a mystery. John first throws ...

Season 9 Episode 3 - Natalie Imbruglia

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Natalie Imbruglia has always taken pride in her father’s Italian ancestry, but she knows very little regarding her mother’s Australian heritage. Although family folklore points to strong-willed and independent women on this side of the family, Natalie wants to know more about these women and their stories. This journey wil...
April 2018

Season 9 Episode 2 - Charlie Teo

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Having always struggled to understand culturally who he is, renowned neurosurgeon Charlie Teo is looking for answers. Exploring his mother’s side of the family, Charlie’s journey will take him to Malacca, where he discovers a culture he’s never heard of, but one with which he can now clearly identify. On his father’s side,...

Season 9 Episode 1

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Veteran performer, Noni Hazlehurst, goes in search of the secrets her parents held so tightly. This journey will be a revelation to Noni. She’ll come to understand the impact of war on her immediate family, and why she knows so little about her world-renowned performing ancestors.
March 2018

S7 Ep1

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Celebrated actor Geoffrey Rush believes he hails from a long line of farmers but an exploration of his heritage sees him discover an ancestor fighting for justice in the face of corruption and another desperate to succeed in a golden age of creativity. Geoffrey can trace his paternal line back to his great, great-grandfath...

S7 Ep2

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Acclaimed actress Toni Collette uncovers a stunning family secret in an intensely personal episode of Who Do You Think You Are?. With a question mark over her dad’s parentage and her mother abandoned as a young child, Toni Collette’s grandparents are a mystery she is hoping to solve. Toni’s father Bob has long questioned w...