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: 52
Highest Metascore: 72 The Aristocrats
Lowest Metascore: 24 The Boondock Saints II: All Saints Day
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 8 out of 23
  2. Negative: 6 out of 23
23 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
72 The Aristocrats Jul 29, 2005 Himself 6.5
71 Her Majesty, Mrs. Brown Jul 18, 1997 John Brown 7.3
70 Fido Jun 15, 2007 Fido 7.3
69 Brave Jun 22, 2012 King Fergus / Fergus / King Fergus 7.2
66 The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug Dec 13, 2013 Dain Ironfoot 7.8
64 Quartet Dec 28, 2012 Wilf / Wilf / Wilf Bond 6.2
62 Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events Dec 17, 2004 Uncle Monty 6.7
61 White Oleander Oct 11, 2002 Barry Kolker 7.8
60 Overnight Nov 10, 2004 Himself 8.1
58 Pocahontas Jun 23, 1995 Ben 7.4
58 Fuck Nov 10, 2006 Himself 7.1
58 The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey Dec 14, 2012 Dain Ironfoot 8.1
56 An Everlasting Piece Dec 25, 2000 Scalper 7.0
55 The Last Samurai Dec 5, 2003 Zebulon Gant 7.7
49 Open Season Sep 29, 2006 McSquizzy 6.0
47 The X Files: I Want to Believe Jul 25, 2008 Father Joseph Crissman 6.3
44 The Boondock Saints Jan 21, 2000 Il Duce 7.5
37 Garfield: A Tail of Two Kitties Jun 16, 2006 Dargis 5.7
36 Who Is Cletis Tout? Jul 26, 2002 Dr. Mike Savian 7.7
35 Indecent Proposal Apr 7, 1993 Auction M.C. 5.6
33 Gulliver's Travels Dec 25, 2010 King Of Lilliputia 4.4
28 Timeline Nov 26, 2003 Professor E.A. Johnston 4.2
24 The Boondock Saints II: All Saints Day Oct 30, 2009 Poppa 6.1
tbd The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies Dec 17, 2014 Dain tbd