Martin Sheen, Blair Underwood, Edie Falco and More Set for NBC's "Who Do You Think You Are?"
09 Jan 2012
Tony Award nominee Martin Sheen (The Subject Was Roses) and Blair Underwood, who will make his Broadway debut in the upcoming revival of A Streetcar Named Desire, are among the celebrities set for the third season of NBC's "Who Do You Think You Are?," according to the Hollywood Reporter.
Joining Sheen and Underwood will be Edie Falco (The House of Blue Leaves), Helen Hunt (Twelfth Night), Reba McEntire (Annie Get Your Gun), Marisa Tomei (Top Girls), Rita Wilson (Chicago), Rob Lowe, Rashida Jones, Jerome Bettis, Jason Sudeikis and Paula Deen.
In the series, produced by Lisa Kudrow and Dan Bucatinsky, celebrity participants trace their family histories each week with assistance from Ancestry.com. The third season is set to begin Feb. 3.
Past season participants have included Gwyneth Paltrow, Tim McGraw, Rosie O’Donnell, Steve Buscemi, Kim Cattrall, Lionel Richie, Vanessa Williams and Ashley Judd, among others.
"Who Do You Think You Are?" will air Friday nights at 8 PM ET on NBC.
When her father dies unexpectedly, graphic novelist Alison dives deep into her past to tell the story of the volatile, brilliant, one-of-a-kind man whose temperament and secrets defined her family and her life.