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  1. Chimp

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    The BBC have announced an impressive cast of famous faces set to appear in the upcoming series of Who Do You Think You Are?

    While no official air date has been announced yet, we know that the BAFTA-winning show will return for it's 16th series this summer and we'll get to enjoy a host of well-known names delving into their past. The celebrities announced include:

    Kate Winslet

    Daniel Radcliffe

    Sharon Osbourne

    Jack and Michael Whitehall

    Mark Wright

    Paul Merton

    Naomie Harris

    Katherine Ryan

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    Bay Horse Can be a bit of a dark horse

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    For once, I do actually know some of those celebs. :oops:
     
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    Daft Bat Administrator. Chief cook & bottle washer! Staff Member

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    Yup! :D
     
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  4. MollyMay

    MollyMay Knows where to find the answers!

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    It was reported that Ronnie Wood was to have been on this series but he is of Bargeman/Romany stock and it has taken too long to sort his family history out, so it has been relegated to the series next year. I do hope they do it, he is a 'local' boy (my friend's husband went to school with his sister), that aside, it would be good to see how they trace the more difficult ancestoral lines.

    I do recognise some of the names for this series but as long as their families are interesting I do not really care who the 'name' is.
     
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  5. AnnB

    AnnB Editor in Chief who is Hot off the Press!

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    Me too :rolleyes:
     
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    annabel Puts the Heart into Hertfordshire

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    I hope they do it too, I've just found barge men in my family, although I'm not sure if they are Romany. That would be very interesting
     
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    The USA version is on 'W' at the moment. I don't always know the celebs but enjoy their stories anyway :D
     
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    Ooh I can’t wait, I love this programme :p
     
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