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Show eight - 06 November 2006

Alan Cumming

Alan Cumming

Scottish actor Alan Cumming is an award-winning star of both stage and screen. He made his Hollywood debut in Circle of Friends in 1995 and went on to star in Emma, Goldeneye, Romy and Michele's High School Reunion, and the second X-Men film.

On stage Alan has performed with the Royal Shakespeare Company, and made a sensational impact when he starred in Cabaret in London. He went with the role to Broadway, where it won him countless awards. He has also starred in Design for Living on Broadway and Elle by Jean Genet.

Alanís awards include Comedy Performance of the Year at the 1991 Olivier Awards, Top Television Newcomer Award in 1992 at The British Comedy Awards, and a TMA Best Actor Award for his role in Hamlet.

He is currently appearing in Bent in the West-End.
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Jason Isaacs

Jason Isaacs

Jason Isaacs made his Hollywood film debut in 1989's The Tall Guy. He went on to work primarily on the stage and in British television until 1996, when he appeared in Dragonheart.

His major film breakthrough came with his role in The Patriot when he played the evil and brutal Colonel William "The Butcher" Tavington. This was to be the first of numerous evil roles! Jason went on to feature in films such as The End of the Affair, Black Hawk Down and The Tuxedo, but he is probably best known for his role as Lucius Malfoy in the Harry Potter films.

Jason is about to be seen on the FX channel in Brotherhood and, later this week, on the BBC in a new conspiracy thriller, The State Within.
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Emma Bunton

Emma Bunton


Emma Bunton was one-fifth of the most successful girl band ever created. Alongside Ginger, Posh, Scary and Sporty, Emma 'Baby Spice' Bunton sold in excess of 53 million records as part of the Spice Girls. The band released three studio albums, ten singles and even starred in the film Spiceworld: The Movie. They took the 90s by storm, but after Geri left in 1998 the group's popularity waned.

When the Spice Girls finally split in 2001, all of the girls went on to have solo careers. Emma's debut solo album entitled A Girl Like Me spawned the UK number one, What Took You So Long?, as well as three other top 20 hits. In 2004, she released her second album, Free Me, and her third, Life in Mono, is out this November.

Emma is engaged to singer Jade Jones, and is currently wearing out her dancing shoes as a contestant in Strictly Come Dancing's latest series.
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Fred MacAulay

Fred MacAulay


Fred MacAulay was born and bred in Scotland and is now one of the most popular comics in his homeland. Surprisingly, Fred started out working as an accountant but soon found his calling as a comic. After first trying his hand at stand up at the Mayfest in Glasgow, he's never looked back and has gone from strength to strength.

As well as performing all over the country and frequenting the Edinburgh festival, he's also a regular on Radio 4's News Quiz and has made appearances on QI and Have I Got News For You. On top of that he has his own radio show BBC radio Scotland, and if that weren't enough, he's also the Rector of Dundee University.
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