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Billy And Us

Billy And Us

  • TV factual
  • BBC Scotland
  • 2020
  • 6 episodes (1 series)

Billy Connolly looks back at his life and comedy career. Also features Janey Godley.

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Series 1, Episode 6 - The Dark Side

Billy Connolly opens up about his life-long love affair with sending up the dark side of life. Featuring ground-breaking routines about death, illness and even incontinence he reveals why, for him, laughter is an important way of dealing with the grimmest moments of life. Says Billy: "The best way to deal with the dark side of life is to laugh right in its face."

Broadcast details

Thursday 18th June 2020
BBC Scotland
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Sunday 21st June 2020 10:30pm BBC Scotland
Monday 9th November 2020 10:30pm BBC Scotland
Saturday 14th November 2020 9:00pm BBC Scotland
Sunday 21st August 2022 9:30pm BBC Scotland

Cast & crew

Billy Connolly Self
Janey Godley Self
Guest cast
Jeannie Jones (as Dr Jeannie Jones) Self
John Carruthers Self
Elaine C. Smith Self
Rachel Jackson Self
Susan Riddell Self
Karen Dunbar Self
Jamie MacDonald Self
Raymond Mearns Self
Production team
Colin Murray Director
Colin Murray Series Producer
Rachel Bell Executive Producer
Dave Clark Editor
Tony Nellany Commissioning Editor

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