Billy Connolly - A Life In Pictures
BBC Scotland documentary in which Francine Stock interviews Billy Connolly about his comedy and film career
- BBC Two Scotland
- Francine Stock and Billy Connolly
- Nick Walters
Filmed at Glasgow's Old Fruit Market, this programme is part of a series of events produced by BAFTA and celebrates the work of Scotland's most famous comedian Billy Connolly, as he looks back over his career and is presented with his BAFTA Scotland Outstanding Contribution Award.
Connolly's career as a successful comedian, musician, television presenter and actor spans six decades, appearing in over 30 films including The Last Samurai, Gulliver's Travels and Mrs Brown, for which he was nominated for a BAFTA in 1997. More recently, he voiced King Fergus in Pixar's Brave, appears in Quartet, and as a dwarf warrior in The Hobbit.
- Production company
- Laugh track
- Live audience
- First broadcast
- Saturday 2nd February 2013 on BBC Two Scotland at 9pm
- Episode length
- 40 minutes