5 Questions for Vanessa Williams on Tracing Her Roots

Tonight, actress Vanessa Williams, will be featured on the second season of "Who Do You Think You Are?" a show that follows celebrities through their family lineage. The episode features the story of two Black men; one from the South, one from the North — both trailblazing spirits who just happen to be Williams' great-great-grandfathers. Williams spoke with ESSENCE.com about the surprises and the joy of her journey into her ancestral roots...
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