Enough Rope with Andrew Denton: Billy Connolly

  • by Andrew Denton
  • Narrated by Billy Connolly
  • 0 hrs and 23 mins
  • Radio/TV Program

Publisher's Summary

Everyone has a story. The following interview is taken from the best of Andrew Denton's award-winning Enough Rope series, ranking among the most penetrating discussions from the 2000s with celebrities, larger-than-life personalities, and average Joes.
William 'Billy' Connolly Jr, CBE (born 24 November 1942) is a Scottish comedian, musician, presenter, and actor. He is sometimes known, especially in his native Scotland, by the nickname 'The Big Yin' ('The Big One'). His first trade, in the early 1960s, was as a welder (specifically a boilermaker) in the Glasgow shipyards, but he gave it up towards the end of the decade to pursue a career as a folk singer in the Humblebums and subsequently as a soloist. In the early 1970s, he made the transition from folk-singer with a comedic persona to full-fledged comedian.

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Book Details

  • Release Date: 12-18-2012
  • Publisher: Bolinda Publishing Pty Ltd