"Billy Connolly's World Tour of Australia" (1996)
4 Print Biographies |
1 Portrayal |
1 Interview |
5 Articles |
1 Magazine Cover Photo |
6' (1.83 m)
Did You Know?
I set out to be a cross between Lenny Bruce and Robert the Bruce -- my main thrust was the body and its functions and malfunctions -- the absurdity of the thing.
American audiences are generally unfamiliar with Connolly's musical accomplishments, since he all but eliminated the songs from his act before he became popular in North America. An exception to this were his guest appearances on Pearl
(1996) in which he sang one of his old songs, "I Wish I Was in Glasgow", in a duet with Malcolm McDowell
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