Museum President and Director of Education to Appear on NBC’s “Who Do You Think You Are?” with Actor and Comedian Nick Offerman, July 17June 29, 2022
Dr. R. Scott Stephenson, President and CEO of the Museum of the American Revolution, and Adrienne Whaley, Director of Education and Community Engagement, will lend their expertise in American history and genealogy to actor and comedian Nick Offerman during the Sunday, July 17, 2022, episode of NBC’s acclaimed genealogy series, “Who Do You Think You Are?”
The series follows some of today’s most beloved celebrities as they embark on personal journeys of self-discovery to trace their family ancestry. In the July 17 episode, Stephenson and Whaley lead Offerman on a journey to one of the most diverse, divided, and dangerous regions of Revolutionary America to learn about his family history.
The new season is set to premiere on July 10, 2022, and will feature guests including Billy Porter, Allison Janney, Zachary Levi, Bradley Whitford, and Zachary Quinto. Episodes air at 7 p.m. ET.
The episode marks Stephenson’s sixth appearance on the show. He previously appeared with celebrities Valerie Bertinelli, Scott Foley, Angie Harmon, Rob Lowe, and Matthew Morrison.
About Nick Offerman
Nick Offerman is an American actor, comedian, and author who is best known from his role on the NBC sitcom “Parks and Recreation.” He also has appeared in the film “The Founder,” the FX series “Fargo,” and the NBC reality competition show “Making It” with Amy Poehler, among many others. Recently, Offerman hosted Netflix’s 2020 documentary film “Have a Good Trip: Adventures in Psychedelics” and provided voice-work for the animated films “Sing 2” and “Trollhunters: Rise of the Titans.” He is the author of several books, including his most recent release in 2021, Where the Deer and the Antelope Play: The Pastoral Observations of One Ignorant American Who Loves to Walk Outside.
About Museum of the American Revolution
The Museum of the American Revolution uncovers and shares compelling stories about the diverse people and complex events that sparked America’s ongoing experiment in liberty, equality, and self-government. Through the Museum’s unmatched collection, immersive galleries, powerful theater experiences, and interactive elements, visitors gain a deeper appreciation for how this nation came to be and feel inspired to consider their role in ensuring that the promise of the American Revolution endures. Located just steps away from Independence Hall, the Museum serves as a portal to the region’s many Revolutionary sites, sparking interest, providing context, and encouraging exploration. The Museum, which opened on April 19, 2017, is a private, non-profit, and non-partisan organization. For more information, visit www.AmRevMuseum.org or call 877.740.1776.