The BEST of Billy

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parkin­son (1975)

His ap­pear­ance on Michael Parkin­son’s BBC chat show in­tro­duced him to a wider au­di­ence.

not the nine o’clock news (1979)

Billy met his fu­ture

wife, Pamela

Stephen­son, when he ap­peared on the BBC2 sketch show.

an au­di­ence With… (1985)

a clas­sic stand-up com­edy per­for­mance from Billy in front of an au­di­ence of celebrity fans for an ITV spe­cial.

World tour of scot­land (1994)

First of many glo­be­trot­ting tv trav­el­ogues, which saw Billy tour­ing his home­land.

Mrs Brown (1997)

Billy earned a Bafta nom­i­na­tion for his

por­trayal of John Brown, the favoured Scot­tish ser­vant of Queen Vic­to­ria, who was played by

Dame Judi Dench.

the hob­bit (2014)

Fear­some dwarf war­rior Dáin Iron­foot in the third of direc­tor

Peter

Jack­son’s

Hob­bit films.

Stand-up: Co­me­dian Billy

tall tales: as dwarf war­rior Dáin

Royal bonds: Billy and Judi in Mrs Brown

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