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:
72 The Aristocrats Jul 29, 2005 Himself 6.4
71 Her Majesty, Mrs. Brown Jul 18, 1997 John Brown 7.3
70 Fido Jun 15, 2007 Fido 9.0
69 Brave Jun 22, 2012 King Fergus / Fergus / King Fergus 7.4
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