1 Three quarters of the audience for Mrs Brown’s Boys are over 45. A large majority of them voted for Brexit.
2 He first played Mrs Brown on stage when the actress he had booked didn’t turn up.
3 His father died when he was seven and he left school at age 12. He was the youngest of 11 children.
4 Brendan now lives in Florida. He owns seven properties in the state, including two in the same street.
5 Getting into his Mrs Brown costume takes him just five minutes.