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: 54
Highest Metascore: 73 Dying Laughing
Lowest Metascore: 24 The Boondock Saints II: All Saints Day
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 10 out of 27
  2. Negative: 6 out of 27
27 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
70 Fido Jun 15, 2007 Fido 8.7
66 The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug Dec 13, 2013 Dain Ironfoot 7.8
61 White Oleander Oct 11, 2002 Barry Kolker 7.5
71 Her Majesty, Mrs. Brown Jul 18, 1997 John Brown 7.3
69 Brave Jun 22, 2012 King Fergus / Fergus / King Fergus 7.3
73 Dying Laughing Feb 24, 2017 Himself 7.0
62 Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events Dec 17, 2004 Uncle Monty 6.8
72 The Aristocrats Jul 29, 2005 Himself 6.4
64 Quartet Dec 28, 2012 Wilf / Wilf / Wilf Bond 6.0
64 Muppet Treasure Island Feb 16, 1996 Billy Bones tbd