Billy Connolly Does.... Billy Connolly
Billy Connolly Does...

Billy Connolly Does...

  • TV factual
  • Gold
  • 2022
  • 7 episodes (1 series)

Series in which Billy Connolly looks back over his stand-up routines.

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Billy Connolly Does... review

Billy Connolly explained the rules as he fondly recounted his years of 'bad behaviour' in the first of a series of anecdotes, plus clips from his live shows, Billy Connolly Does... (Gold).

Christopher Stevens, Daily Mail, 25th February 2022

Billy Connolly Does... review

Criminally entertaining yarns from the Big Yin.

Rebecca Nicholson, The Guardian, 24th February 2022

Billy Connolly: Night I hit a photographer and The Herald caught me

The picture comes from the archives of The Herald and shows Connolly grabbing photographer Stuart Bell outside The Drury Lane Theatre in London on September 1981. "I've battered a few of them [photographers]," says Connolly. "I was in the middle of a divorce and my children and wife were in Scotland and I was with Pam in London. It was impossible to stay sane being chased by the paparazzi so I lashed out."

The Herald, 23rd February 2022

Billy Connolly: Sean Connery got lost on the way to my house

Sir Billy Connolly would not want to be cast as a miserable victim of Parkinson's disease. Now a new show will remind us of the many hilarious moments the Big Yin has given us and why he remains one of the world's funniest comedians.

Felicity Cross, The Sun, 17th February 2022

Billy Connolly to reflect on stand-up in new Gold series

TV channel Gold is making Billy Connolly Does..., a five-part series which will provide "an unrivalled glimpse into his life" as the comedian looks back on 50 years of stand-up.

British Comedy Guide, 30th June 2021

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