Photos of Billy Connolly
Billy was born under the official name Connolly, William on November 24th, 1942. Known to his close friends as The Big Yin, he has been a credited actor since the 1990 film The Big Man.
Billy has made such a successful career in supporting roles, that it actually surpasses most leading actor's careers. He has appeared in sixteen films including: the 2012 adventure film Brave as the character Fergus, the 2012 comedy movie Quartet playing Wilf Bond and the 2010 adventure release Gulliver's Travels cast as King Theodore.
His most commercially successful project to date has been the 2012 adventure film Brave, which brought in $237,000,000 at the box office.
Billy has garnered moderate media attention, having been featured on the cover of at least one magazines, interviewed in over one publications and featured in five magazine articles. He has been the subject of at least six books.