Billy Connolly: Made In Scotland (2019)
Sunday 20th October 2019
An intimate, deeply personal and funny portrait of the great comedian, Billy Connolly: Made In Scotland is released on DVD and Blu-ray 18th November 2019 from Dazzler Media.
In the world of comedy there is no one quite like Billy Connolly. Put simply, through sheer talent and force of personality he changed the face of British comedy forever. He's been called The Beatles and the Jesus of comedy by his peers and an immature 'manure mouth' by the leader of the Scottish Zion Baptist Church.
- 1. Episode One - In British comedy there is a line in the sand - and that line is Billy Connolly. Before he found fame on an international level, British comedy was an end of the pier kind of affair. But through sheer talent and force of personality Connolly ploughed a different, and deeply personal yet universal, approach to comedy - and in doing so he changed the face of British comedy forever
- 2. Episode Two - This final installment of two one hour specials, finds Billy back in the Scotland of his childhood, where he reveals that knitted woolly swimming trunks were not a figment of his imagination.
Say what you like about him you can't deny everyone wants to know him. Weaved around private interviews, this special series find Billy returning to Scotland to reveal the influences and motivations that turned him from being Billy Connolly the welder to Billy Connolly the Big Yin!
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Please note - Disc special features are subject to change, may differ from format to format and/or may differ from region to region.