My Grandparents’ War

Actor Toby Jones Is Following In His Grandmother’s Footsteps

Clip: Season 2 Episode 3 | 3m 5s  | Video has closed captioning.

Actor Toby Jones meets Professor Anselm Heinrich in Béthune, France — at the very theater where his grandmother, Dorki, performed in 1940. She was part of ENSA, the Entertainment National Service Association, which staged shows to raise the spirits of hundreds of thousands of British troops during the height of World War II.

Aired: 04/25/23

Rating: NR

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