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Centers on 30-year-old Tom Chadwick who, after losing his job and his girlfriend, begins exploring his family heritage after inheriting a mysterious box from a great aunt he never met. ... See full summary »
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Series cast summary:
Chris O'Dowd ...  Tom Chadwick 8 episodes, 2013
Tom Bennett ...  Pete Stupples 8 episodes, 2013
Nina Conti ...  Bea Chadwick / ... 8 episodes, 2013
Carrie Aizley ...  Kitty Chadwick 5 episodes, 2013
Jim Piddock ...  Mr. Pfister 5 episodes, 2013
Ed Begley Jr. ...  Al Chadwick 5 episodes, 2013
Michael McKean ...  Keith Chadwick 4 episodes, 2013
Lisa Palfrey ...  Luba Chadwick 4 episodes, 2013
Gerard Horan Gerard Horan ...  'Move Along, Please!' - Sgt. Ray Biggins / ... 4 episodes, 2013
Matt Griesser ...  Rick Tillman 3 episodes, 2013
Maria Blasucci ...  Julie Fenneman 3 episodes, 2013
Christopher Guest ...  Dave Chadwick / ... 3 episodes, 2013
Fred Willard ...  Mike Morton 3 episodes, 2013
Amy Seimetz ...  Ally Keele 3 episodes, 2013
Ben Farrow Ben Farrow ...  Race Track Announcer / ... 2 episodes, 2013
Olivia Chenery ...  Princess ('The Plantagenets') 2 episodes, 2013
Sophie Abelson Sophie Abelson ...  'Move Along, Please!' - W.P.C. Sharon Bullivant / ... 2 episodes, 2013
Jake Harders ...  Sherlock Holmes ('Sherlock Holmes: The New Frontier') 2 episodes, 2013
Ashley Walters ...  Dr. Watson ('Sherlock Holmes: The New Frontier') 2 episodes, 2013
Meera Syal ...  Chitra ('There Goes the Neighborhood') / ... 2 episodes, 2013
Elliott Jordan ...  'Move Along, Please!' - P.C. Garry Dawson / ... 2 episodes, 2013
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Centers on 30-year-old Tom Chadwick who, after losing his job and his girlfriend, begins exploring his family heritage after inheriting a mysterious box from a great aunt he never met. Unsure of his identity, he uncovers a world of unusual stories and characters as well as a growing sense of who he and his real family are. Written by HBO

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Finding himself. One relative at a time.

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12 May 2013 (USA) See more »

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Семейное древо See more »

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Includes several cast members from movies directed by Christopher Guest, including Michael McKeon, Fred Willard, Ed Begley, Jr., Bob Balaban, and Jim Piddock. See more »

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Really funny
28 June 2013 | by djadamson0104See all my reviews

As a family genealogist and lover of British humor, I love this show. I actually found out about it from our local genealogy library's newsletter. It is truly a mockumentary of the popular genealogy shows. It doesn't need the foul language or sex, but it isn't that bad considering this is Hollywood.

Some of the funniest parts relate to DNA testing, immigration from the New World to the Old World, Civil War soldiers and re-enactments, ancestor occupations, the fact that the current cousins have the same disagreements as the ancestors, fear of cats. As this is a series, it keeps you wondering what is coming next in the journey to know one's relative


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