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J.K. Rowling: A Year in the Life (2007)

TV Movie  -   -  Documentary  -  30 December 2007 (UK)
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An insight into what life is like for well-known "Harry Potter" author J.K. Rowling as she finishes the final book in the series.

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An insight into what life is like for well-known "Harry Potter" author J.K. Rowling as she finishes the final book in the series.

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Narrator: How would you like to be remembered?
J.K. Rowling: As someone who did the best she could with the talent she had.
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