Billy Connolly

Billy Connolly

Pamela Stephenson


the interior tale of the single of the main winning British stand-up comedians, as informed via the individual most sensible certified to bare all in regards to the guy in the back of the comedian, his spouse of over two decades – Pamela Stephenson.

Once in an entire life, there strides upon the level a person who can really be referred to as a legend. this type of individual is the inimitable, undying genius who's Billy Connolly. His without difficulty depraved whimsy has entranced, enthralled – and cut up the perimeters of – hundreds of thousands upon hundreds of thousands of adoring audiences.

And whilst he isn't doing that...he's handing over award-winning performances on movie and television.

He's the fellow who wishes no advent, and but he's the last word enigma. From a bothered and desperately terrible formative years within the docklands of Glasgow he's now the intimate of family names the area over.

How did this take place, who's the genuine Billy Connolly? just one individual can solution that query: his spouse, Pamela Stephenson. Pamela's writing combines the very own with a frank objectivity that makes for a compelling, relocating and highly pleasing biography. this is often the true Billy Connolly.

This genre-defining booklet is now published as an publication for a brand new iteration of comedy lovers, with a brand new Foreword from the writer. Pamela's imaginative and prescient of Billy is as precise now because it ever was once – as groundbreaking, as relocating and as laugh-out-loud humorous – and right here she brings the booklet absolutely into its context, as probably the most influential biographies ever written.

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