Michael K. Williams Discovers His African Ancestry

Michael K. Williams Discovers His African Ancestry

Our beloved brother, Michael K. Williams joined the ancestors on Monday, September 6, 2021. He was a treasure to us while he was with us, and we celebrate and honor the gift he was to this Earth. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family and friends and those who knew him.  

Michael K. Williams AKA Omar from The Wire takes a DNA test and discovers his African Ancestry in 'The Roots Of...' series on Okayafrica TV.


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If you haven't yet seen this series from Okayafrica TV, check here to watch The Roots' African ancestry revealed to ?uesto and Black Thought, here to check out Q-Tip's real tribe, and here to see Flying Lotus trace his own soul makossa to the motherland.

You too can discover the country and even tribe where it all began.