TV commercial for Caliber beer (UK) (1980s)
4 Print Biographies |
1 Portrayal |
1 Interview |
5 Articles |
2 Magazine Cover Photos |
6' (1.83 m)
Did You Know?
It's very awkward to be kind of big in your own field. It limits what you're offered. People are swayed by the fact that you're a comedian or a musician or whatever they think you are. When it comes to choosing you, they get a bit shaky about offering you a different type of role. But I've really been very lucky. When you compare me to other comedians, I've been very fortunate. So you'll get no ...
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
The Big Yin