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The Young Person's Guide to Becoming a Rock Star 

An up-and-coming Glasgow based rock band are faced the harsh realities of the music industry on their journey to becoming the next big thing.
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Complete series cast summary:
Ciarán McMenamin ...  Jez MacAllister 6 episodes, 1998
Simone Lahbib ...  Fiona Johnstone 6 episodes, 1998
Gerard Butler ...  Marty Claymore 6 episodes, 1998
Keith Allen ...  Slick Sloan 3 episodes, 1998
Jenny Foster Hughes Jenny Foster Hughes ...  Sheena 3 episodes, 1998
Graham De Banzie Graham De Banzie ...  Eddie 2 episodes, 1998
Lesley Harcourt ...  Shanice 2 episodes, 1998
Nifa Hindes Nifa Hindes ...  Caz 2 episodes, 1998
Nishan Hindes Nishan Hindes ...  Zaz 2 episodes, 1998
Mark Robb Mark Robb ...  Good Looking Youth 2 episodes, 1998
Antony Strachan Antony Strachan ...  Kevin Dick 2 episodes, 1998
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An up-and-coming Glasgow based rock band are faced the harsh realities of the music industry on their journey to becoming the next big thing.

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10 November 1998 (UK) See more »

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Comment devenir une rock star? See more »

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(6 episodes)

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Stereo

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Gerry Butler Did Not Do the Singing for his role
9 December 2007 | by SandyLizSee all my reviews

Who did the singing for Gerard Butler? I know it wasn't him. Sounds definitely dubbed. But some people think he did sing it. I am sure he didn't sing anything on film until Phantom AFTER he had singing lessons. Sure, he sang after this TV series in a band on stage but that was just for fun,not professionally, and besides he and the band were probably as drunk as the audience. And what songs did he sing in this? Can someone list them? Someone put The First Time Ever on You Tube and said it was from Lucy Sullivan is Getting Married with scenes from that show, but I don't think he did any singing in that show either. I think it was from this TV show. Can anyone clear this up?


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