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Billy Connolly - A Life In Pictures. Image shows from L to R: Billy Connolly, Francine Stock. Copyright: BAFTA Productions.

Billy Connolly - A Life In Pictures

BBC Two Scotland documentary. 1 episode in 2013. Stars Francine Stock and Billy Connolly.

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.

The programme is hosted by Francine Stock who interviews Billy Connolly about his film career and features a number of his performances with clips and anecdotes.

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