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Billy Connolly: Portrait of a Lifetime

Billy Connolly celebrates his 75th birthday by sitting for three Scottish artists - John Byrne, Jack Vettriano and Rachel MacLean.

Celebrating Billy Connolly's 75th birthday and 50 years in the business, three Scottish artists - John Byrne, Jack Vettriano and Rachel MacLean - each create a new portrait of the Big Yin. As he sits with each artist, Billy talks about his remarkable life and career, which has taken him from musician and pioneering stand-up to Hollywood star and national treasure.

59 minutes

Last on

Wed 1 Nov 2017 22:40

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Credits

Role Contributor
Participant Billy Connolly
Participant John Byrne
Participant Jack Vettriano
Participant Rachel Maclean

Broadcasts

  • Wed 14 Jun 2017 21:00
  • Sat 5 Aug 2017 21:00
  • Sat 5 Aug 2017 22:30
  • Tue 22 Aug 2017 00:15
  • Wed 1 Nov 2017 22:40