2.4 C
Ireland
Thursday, December 3, 2020

Comedian ‘Billy Connolly’ states that he’s finished with stand-up

The 77-year-old comedian ‘Billy Connolly’ has stated that he is finished with stand-up comedy.

This follows his 2013 Parkinson’s diagnosis.

The comedian made the statement ”I’m finished with stand-up – it was lovely and it was lovely being good at it. It was the first thing I was ever good at”.

Connolly has added that he will not allow the disease to define him.

He stated that he is now enjoying his life as an artist.

-Sam Fitzsimons

POPULAR

COVID-19: 270 new confirmed cases in Ireland

Health officials have confirmed a further 270 cases of Covid-19 in Ireland. Five further people diagnosed with the virus...

Gardaí identify 28 suspects involved in Pandemic Unemployment Payment fraud

A total of 28 suspects have been identified who are believed to be involved with Pandemic Unemployment Payment fraud offences

Nigerian police rescue ten people following ‘baby factory’ raid

Ten peopled have been rescued form an illegal maternity home in Nigeria
Ireland
light rain
2.4 ° C
2.8 °
2.2 °
92 %
1.8kmh
100 %
Thu
3 °
Fri
6 °
Sat
6 °
Sun
5 °
Mon
3 °