Billy Connolly

Biography: Billy was born in 1942 in Glasgow to William (an instrument technician) and Mary (a hospital cafeteria worker). Billy attended St. Gerard's Secondary School in Glasgow.

He work as a welder and boiler in the Glasgow shipyards before moving into a career in stand-up comedy and folk singing.

His popularity grew throughout the 70s and 80s, turning him into an international star by the 1990s. He moved into straight acting with a role in Mrs. Brown opposite Judi Dench.

Billy married Iris Pressagh, an interior designer, in 1969, and divorced in 1985. They had two children: Jamie (b. 1969) and Cara (b. 1973). He married a second time to Pamela Stephenson in 1989, a former comedian and now a Psychologist. They have three daughters: Daisy (b. 1983), Amy (b. 1986) and Scarlett Layla (b. 1988).

Billy Connolly's Scores

  • Movies
  • TV
Average career score: 53
Highest Metascore: 72 The Aristocrats
Lowest Metascore: 24 The Boondock Saints II: All Saints Day
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 8 out of 25
  2. Negative: 6 out of 25
25 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
54 What We Did on Our Holiday Jul 10, 2015 Gordie / Gordy McLeod 8.1
59 The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies Dec 17, 2014 Dain 6.9
66 The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug Dec 13, 2013 Dain Ironfoot 7.8
64 Quartet Dec 28, 2012 Wilf / Wilf / Wilf Bond 6.3
58 The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey Dec 14, 2012 Dain Ironfoot 8.0
69 Brave Jun 22, 2012 King Fergus / Fergus / King Fergus 7.3
33 Gulliver's Travels Dec 25, 2010 King Of Lilliputia 4.5
24 The Boondock Saints II: All Saints Day Oct 30, 2009 Poppa / Poppa 4.0
47 The X Files: I Want to Believe Jul 25, 2008 Father Joseph Crissman 6.3
70 Fido Jun 15, 2007 Fido 8.8
58 Fuck Nov 10, 2006 Himself 7.1
49 Open Season Sep 29, 2006 McSquizzy 6.0
37 Garfield: A Tail of Two Kitties Jun 16, 2006 Dargis 5.7
72 The Aristocrats Jul 29, 2005 Himself 6.4
62 Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events Dec 17, 2004 Uncle Monty 6.7
60 Overnight Nov 10, 2004 Himself 8.1
55 The Last Samurai Dec 5, 2003 Zebulon Gant 7.7
28 Timeline Nov 26, 2003 Professor E.A. Johnston 3.9
61 White Oleander Oct 11, 2002 Barry Kolker 7.9
36 Who Is Cletis Tout? Jul 26, 2002 Dr. Mike Savian 7.4
56 An Everlasting Piece Dec 25, 2000 Scalper 7.0
44 The Boondock Saints Jan 21, 2000 Il Duce 7.9
71 Her Majesty, Mrs. Brown Jul 18, 1997 John Brown 7.3
58 Pocahontas Jun 23, 1995 Ben 7.3
35 Indecent Proposal Apr 7, 1993 Auction M.C. 8.7