, Robert Duvall has become known as one of the best actors of his generation.
Robert Duvall's highest grossing movies have received a lot of accolades over the years, earning millions upon millions around the world.
If you are a fan of good ol' Bob Duvall's Coppola collaborations, you might also enjoy our list of best Al Pacino movies and best Marlon Brando movies.Notable directors that have worked with Robert Duvall include names like Ron Howard, George Lucas and Joel Schumacher.If you're a fan of Robert Duvall, then check out our lists of the best Gene Hackman and Ed Harris movies as well. Connolly also tells of when he was in a car with folk singer Ralph Mc Tell, who got lost driving from Putney to Knightsbridge. "Scotland has the only football team in the world that does a lap of disgrace." Billy Connolly makes a lot of jokes about football. He still plays banjo and had a jam session with comedian-musician Steve Martin in 2013. ” Billy Connolly is pictured here in the film The Big Man (1990); Liam Neeson and Hugh Grant also starred in the film.
And being a folk singer doesn't make you attractive to women." Billy Connolly and Gerry Rafferty were in a folk band called the Humblebums and released two albums in the late Sixties.
"Didn't you write 'Let me take you by the hand and lead you through the streets of London'? “Marriage is a wonderful invention; but then again so is a bicycle repair kit.” Billy Connolly is seen here in 1982 with his second wife Pamela Stephenson Connolly, outside Langans Restaurant in London. He once joked that he thought for years that one club's name was "Partick Thistle Nil" and said of the disastrous manager of the Scotland World Cup team in 1978 that: ”Ally Mac Leod thinks that tactics are a new kind of mint." In 2007, Celtic named Connolly as a patron of the club's community projects arm. but you have to hurry to the movies, because I usually die in the first 15 f---ing minutes.
I'm the only guy I know who died in a f---ing Muppet movie." Billy Connolly, Timothy Spall and Tom Cruise in the 2004 film The Last Samurai. Get wasted all the time and you'll have the time of your life." Billy Connolly with fellow Scot Sean Connery at the 1998 Bafta Awards; Connery had just won the special award for a Lifetime's Contribution to the British Cinema. " Billy Connolly in the film A Series of Unfortunate Events, based on the books by Lemony Snicket.
"I'm not going to throw away the hand of friendship to suit 100 Trotskyites in Glasgow." Billy Connolly said that in 1989 about his friendship with Princess Anne, having previously said in 1981 that "she looks like a horse just s--- into her handbag." Above, one of the rooms in Billy Connolly's former Scottish mansion, which was put up for sale in 2013 for nearly £3million. "What always staggers me is that when people blow their noses, they always look into their hankies to see what came out. "My definition of an intellectual is someone who can listen to the William Tell Overture without thinking of the Lone Ranger." Billy Connolly with his wife Pamela, pictured after he was awarded an honorary degree from Glasgow University in 2001.
"I'd like to thank the Catholic Church for the rhythm method of birth control without which I wouldn't be here at all." What Billy Connolly quipped after accepting the special achievement award from friend Dustin Hoffman at the 2016 National Television Awards in January 2016.
Peter Kay had dedicated his comedy award to Connolly.