Witches?! Join Jean Smart on Her Ancestry Journey

posted: 06/15/18
by: Kate Meroski

You won't want to miss the season finale of Who Do You Think You Are?, Monday June 18th at 9/8c!

Follow Jean Smart as she uncovers the remarkable history hidden within her own family tree. Here are three reasons why Jean's journey is a can't-miss:

  1. She's Jean Smart! As one of the stars of the groundbreaking series Designing Women, Jean helped pave the way at a time when television depictions of smart, educated, professional women was seriously lacking. Since then she's been a star on the stage and screen, and we loved her southern charm alongside Reese Witherspoon in Sweet Home Alabama.
  1. Intrigue! Jean doesn't know much about her maternal side, and begins her journey on Who Do You Think You Are? with a totally blank slate. Once on her journey, she discovers her 8 times great-grandmother was involved in some curious crimes, leading to...
  1. Witchcraft?! Heard of the Salem Witch Trials? Then you'd know it wasn't good news to be a woman accused of magical mischief back in colonial Massachusetts.

What fate awaits Jean's ancestors? You'll have to tune in to the finale of Who Do You Think You Are? to find out what happens next.

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