Billy Connolly

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Billy Connolly
Billy Connolly Festival Cine Sidney.jpg
Connolly en 2012
Nombre de nacimiento William Connolly, Jr.
Nacimiento Bandera de Escocia Anderston, Escocia
24 de noviembre de 1942 (71 años)
Nacionalidad Bandera del Reino Unido Británico
Apodo(s) El Gran Yin
Ocupación Actor, comediante, músico, presentador
Años activo/a 1965-presente
Características físicas
Estatura 1,83 m
Familia
Cónyuge Iris Pressagh (1969–1985)
Pamela Stephenson
(1989-presente)
Hijo/s Amy Connolly
Jamie Connolly
Daisy Connolly
Cara Connolly
Scarlett Connolly
Sitio oficial
Ficha en IMDb

Billy Connolly, CBE (nacido como William Connolly, Jr. el 24 de noviembre de 1942), actor, comediante, músico y presentador británico. Es conocido también por el apodo de El Gran Yin (El grandote). Desde 1989 está casado con la presentadora y escritora Pamela Stephenson.

Ha aparecido en películas como Propuesta indecente (1993); Su majestad Mrs. Brown (1997), para la que fue nominado a un BAFTA; The Boondock Saints (1999), The Man Who Sued God (2001), The Last Samurai (2003); Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events (2004), Fido (2006), Garfield 2, The X-Files: I Want to Believe (2008), y The Boondock Saints II: All Saints Day (2009).

Filmografía[editar]

Year Title
1975

Television Movies

1976
  • Connolly as Himself

Television Movies

  • The Elephants' Graveyard as Jody

Documentaries/Specials

  • Big Banana Feet as Himself
1978
  • Absolution as Blakey
  • Billy Connolly in Concert as Himself
1980
1981

Documentaries/Specials

1982

Television Movies

  • Blue Money as Des
1983
1984

Television

Television Movies

  • Weekend in Wallop as Himself
1985
  • Water as Delgado
  • An Audience with Billy Connolly as Himself

Television

  • Supergran composer/singer of the theme song

Television Special

1986
  • To the North of Katmandu
1987
1988

Documentaries/Specials

1989
1990
  • Whoopi Goldberg Presents Billy Connolly (HBO Standup Performance) as Himself
  • Crossing the Line (known in the UK as The Big Man) as Frankie (for which he shaved off his trademark goatee)

Television

Television Movies

  • Dreaming
1991
1992
  • 25 B.C.: The Best of 25 Years of Billy Connolly as Himself

Television

  • Billy as Billy MacGregor
1993

Television Movies

  • Down Among the Big Boys as Jo Jo Donnelly
1994
  • Billy Connolly Live 1994 as Himself

Television

1995
  • Pocahontas as Ben (voice)
  • Two Bites of Billy Connolly as Himself

Documentaries/Specials

  • A Scot in the Arctic as Himself
1996

Television

Video Games

  • Muppet Treasure Island as Billy Bones (voice)
1997

Television Movies

Documentaries/Specials

  • Sean Connery, an Intimate Portrait as Himself
  • Sean Connery Close Up as Himself
  • Whatever Happened to... Clement and La Frenais? as Himself
1998
1999
2000

Television Movies

2001

Television Movies

Documentaries/Specials

  • Comic Relief: Say Pants to Poverty as Himself
  • Comic Relief Short Pants as Himself
2002

Documentaries/Specials

  • Ultimate Fights from the Movies as Frankie from Crossing the Line
  • Billy Connolly: A BAFTA Tribute as Himself
  • Judi Dench: A BAFTA Tribute as Himself
  • The Rutles 2: Can't Buy Me Lunch
2003

Documentaries/Specials

  • Billy Connolly: Erect for 30 Years as Himself
  • Julie Walters: A BAFTA Tribute as Himself
  • The Importance of Being Famous as Himself
  • Overnight as Himself
  • Comic Relief 2003: The Big Hair Do as Himself
2004

Television

Documentaries/Specials

  • Comedy Central Presents: 100 Greatest Stand-Ups of All Time as #73
2005

DVD

Documentaries

2006

DVD

Documentaries

2007

DVD

  • Billy Connolly Live: Was it Something I Said? as Himself
2008

DVD

2009

Television

  • Good Sharma as Reverend Webster

DVD

2010
2010

Television

2011
2012
2013
2014

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