Se­ries to con­tinue de­spite con­tro­versy

Who Do You Think You Are? Magazine - - ON THE RECORD -

US ge­neal­ogy show Find­ing Your Roots will re­turn for a new se­ries, de­spite the on­go­ing con­tro­versy sur­round­ing an episode fea­tur­ing Ben Af­fleck, TV bosses have con­firmed. PBS Pres­i­dent Paula Kerger said the net­work had con­ducted a “very thor­ough in­ves­ti­ga­tion” and would still press ahead with a third run, fol­low­ing the rev­e­la­tion that the show com­plied with a re­quest from Af­fleck to re­move all ref­er­ences to a slave- own­ing an­ces­tor. The full story can be found at huff.to/1I66Ef4.

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from UK

© PressReader. All rights reserved.