WDYTYA – Molly Shannon

You know Molly Shannon from Saturday Night Live (1995 – 2001). Since then she has been in a bunch of movies. She also wrote a children’s book that was published in 2011.

With a name like Molly Shannon you would know that she has deep roots in Ireland. She finds an ancestor that is a story teller. There are also ancestors who were forced to change their religion in the face of impending starvation. Molly also gets to meet many cousins.

This episode of Who Do You Think You Are? air Monday, June 11th, on the TLC channel at 9 p.m. (eastern and western times). Look for older episodes before and after Molly’s episode.