The cast and executive producer of NBC’s This is Us breaks down the Thanksgiving episode, the eighth episode of the show, in a web extra That was Us.

The eighth after show features cast members Milo Ventimiglia (Jack), Chrissy Metz (Kate), Chris Sullivan (Toby), and executive producer and director Ken Olin. The group discusses show themes, such as fears, changing life seasons, and family rituals.

This is Us is a drama that follows a group of people born on the same day and the unique life struggles they all face. It airs Tuesdays at 9 p.m. on KING 5. Watch full episodes on