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JK Rowling finds out more about her father's French roots. She discovers what her great-grandfather Louis Volant did to be awarded the prestigious Legion d'honneur during the First World War. She also finds out about an ancestor who triumphed against all the odds.


Episode Info


Episode number: 8x2
Airdate: Wednesday August 17th, 2011

Director: (Unknown)
Writer: (Unknown)


  • Currently 6/10
6/10 (2 Votes cast)
Guest Stars
J.K. Rowling
As Herself
Main Cast
Mark Strong
voiced Himself
Warning: Who Do You Think You Are? season 8 episode 2 guide may contain spoilers
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