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Jane McCarry

Episode 2 of 5

28 minutes
First broadcast:
Thursday 11 July 2013

Psychologist Richard Woolfson examines the way our childhood experiences influences as adults.

Jane McCarry is best known for her role as the indefatigable Isa Drennan in the television sitcom Still Game and as Granny Murray in the CBeebies series Me Too!

Intrigued by the number of times Jane's played the part of older women Richard's determined to discover if there are people from her childhood that she bases these characters on.

Talking to Richard about growing up in Glasgow Jane brings two childhood toys which hold special memories for her, a musical jewel box and a doll that sparks an extraordinary revelation.


Mike Walker


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