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See broadcasts for BBC OneWho Do You Think You Are? - Derek Jacobi (Series 12 Episode 3 of 10)

Last updated 02 January 2017
Broadcast: Thursday 27th August 2015
9:00pm-10:00pm BST (20:00 GMT) « » Premiere « »
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Actor Derek Jacobi grew up in Walthamstow, where his parents ran a market stall. But a clue in his mother's family tree hints at a more colourful past - his great-grandmother's name was Salome Laplain. Armed with this tantalising detail, Derek discovers that, far from being from humble roots as he had thought, he is in fact descended from a wealthy French Huguenot fleeing religious persecution in France - who had connections to Protestant royalty on this side of the channel.


Synopsis Source: BBC website schedule listing
Broadcast Source: BBC

Ratings Information:


Initial figures: 3.770m viewers (overnight), 18.9% audience share