Celebrities explore their family trees in this seven-part profile series. In each episode, a star takes a globe-spanning journey of self-discovery to uncover the mysteries of his or her ancestral history. Their familial stories in turn shed light on events in American and world history.
Seven diverse families journey across the U.S. and compete in a series of humorous challenges set against various American landmarks, such as the Grand Canyon, the Washington Monument and the Gateway Arch. The excursion includes visits to offbeat destinations, including what is allegedly the world's largest bottle of ketchup.