Who Do You Think You Are? Series 7
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Who Do You Think You Are? Series 7

Who Do You Think You Are? Series 7

Well-known Australians play detective as they go in search of their family history, revealing secrets from the past.

Who Do You Think You Are? Series 7 - Ep 2- Toni Collette

Actor Toni Collette rose to fame in her early twenties in the 1994 Australian film Muriel's Wedding. Since then she has established herself on the international stage, earning an Academy Award nomination along the way. Toni has grown up knowing only one grandparent, her father's mum, Norma. Delving into the enigma of her grandparents she uncovers a tale of abandonment and tragedy, a secret wartime affair, and an unexpected ancestor. And a DNA test serves only to deepen the mystery.

Who Do You Think You Are? Series 7 - Ep 3- Luke Nguyen

Successful Chef and Restaurateur, Luke Nguyen discovers his Grandfather had a wife and child in China, who he left behind, when he migrated to Vietnam and began a second family. Luke searches a remote corner of China to bring this long lost family back into the fold. He then travels to Vietnam and looks into the troubled history of his parents' homeland, searching for clues to explain his own painful past.

Who Do You Think You Are? Series 7 - Ep 4- David Wenham

Actor David Wenham has inhabited countless characters in a 30-year career spanning theatre, TV and film but the characters in David's own bloodline remain largely unknown to him. , David uncovers tales of horror and valour in the trenches of Gallipoli and the Somme, the double life of a homecoming hero, and a mother's desperate struggle to remain connected to her son.

Who Do You Think You Are? Series 7 - Ep 5- Dawn Fraser

Sporting legend Dawn Fraser is a hands-on grandmother who wants to know more about her own grandparents. This Aussie icon discovers she has South American heritage. Dawn Fraser delves into her mysterious Latin American ancestry and uncovers the story of a freedom fighter who sacrificed everything for his country's future and a wife and mother struggling to survive after her husband's tragic death.

Who Do You Think You Are? Series 7 - Ep 6- Peter Rowsthorn

Comedian Peter Rowsthorn turns his humour on his first Australian family - finding ancestors with a knack for stealing. Then a long held family secret is revealed with Peter investigating his grandfather's mysterious death. The new connection to a grandfather he never met sees Peter pondering whether to change his surname to better reflect his real heritage.

Who Do You Think You Are? Series 7 - Ep 7- Greig Pickhaver

Iconic entertainer Greig Pickhaver, known for his comedic alter ego HG Nelson, investigates the leading characters in his family history. His search uncovers a great-grandfather, Samuel Rinder, who in the late 19th century, made his fortune as a sheep trader during Bendigo's boom years. Greig also investigates a family secret that lies much closer to home. His childhood was dominated by his parents' troubled marriage. For the first time, Greig wants to look behind that relationship and investigate the events that shaped his mother's life.

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