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Elaine C Smith20190517

Julia Sutherland gets up close and personal with Elaine C Smith, the iconic actor and comedian who’s been on our screens for over 35 years.

From ‘Naked Video’ to ‘City Lights’ and her most iconic role as Mary in ‘Rab C. Nesbitt’, to her latest success in BBC comedy ‘Two Doors Down’, Elaine has never stopped performing. She’s also enjoyed massive success in the theatre, working with an incredible range of actors from the original production of ‘The Steamie’ to playing Susan Boyle in ‘I Dreamed a Dream’, a musical she co-wrote.

Elaine is comedy royalty and in this episode Julia finds out some of the amazing stories from her life so far.

Julia Sutherland gets up close and personal with actor and comedian Elaine C Smith.

Julia Sutherland gets personal with some of Scotland's most fascinating comedy talents.

Iain Stirling20190510

Julia Sutherland gets up close and personal with Iain Stirling, one of Scotland’s most successful stand-up comedians.

Iain is best known by two very different audiences. He’s one of the biggest stars CBBC have seen with children nationwide growing up with him presenting a whole host of family favourites, winning a BAFTA along the way. On the other side of the spectrum, millions tune into to ‘Love Island’ every week to hear Iain as the narrator with a bit of attitude.

In this episode Julia finds out what drives Iain to success, and how he manages to speak to such a wide audience whilst having a such a good time along the way.

Julia Sutherland chats to Iain Stirling, one of Scotland\u2019s most successful comics.

Julia Sutherland gets personal with some of Scotland's most fascinating comedy talents.