In his documentary that airs tonight, Billy Connolly: It’s Been A Pleasure, the star will speak about making the tough choice to take a step back from work.
The programme will feature a selection of his greatest stand-up moments, unseen performances, and chats with celebrities, including Sir Elton John, Whoopi Goldberg and Dustin Hoffman.
“To mark this major moment in comedy history, this star-studded one-hour special celebrates Billy’s anarchic genius and life-affirming brand of humour,” said ITV.
“There are also unique new insights from the woman who knows Billy best – his wife and soulmate, Pamela Stephenson.”
Watch Billy Connolly; It’s Been a Pleasure, ITV 28th December 2020 at 9.30pm.