“I’ve done Scot Squad but I haven’t done Two Doors Down. Maureen Carr, who plays Edith in the Craiglang series, has loved taking on the role. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights.
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"I go into Morrison’s a lot and I’m stopped and asked for photos. Jack decides to watch his daughter's wedding vow renewal from the comfort of the Clansman. I must admit the teeth are disgusting. Maureen loves playing such a complex criminal. order back issues and use the historic Daily Express To see all content on The Sun, please use the Site Map. Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources.Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. “People ask about Edith’s voice but apparently I have thin vocal chords so it just comes to me and doesn’t hurt. This article needs additional citations for verification. With Still Game ending, Maureen would love the chance to stay in the comedy game.
The new run will also see the arrival of undertaker Iain Duncan Sheathing, who is played by comedian Bruce Morton. Finally, James Martin will again wear the mantle of Auld Eric, who stands in as the barman in the pub. Home of the Daily and Sunday Express. As Maureen leaves Still Game and her River City future hangs in the balance, she admits she couldn’t have asked for two better jobs. WHEN DOES THE NEW SERIES OF STILL GAME START? Episode three of Still Game airs this evening (Thursday, March 2) on BBC One at 9.30pm. We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. 679215 Registered office: 1 London Bridge Street, London, SE1 9GF. Comedy duo Ford Kiernan and Greg Hemphill will be reprising their roles as the curmudgeonly OAPs Jack Jarvis and Victor McDade respectively. A celebration of Still Game, as fans share their stories on what the show means to them. Still Game airs on BBC One tonight at 9.30pm. She says: “I love playing Edith — she’s great! "I usually do comedy so it’s nice to get the chance to play this kind of part.”. There were 21 nights and 100,000 people and I was literally flying, how can you top that? On top of that, Still Game has won a Scottish Comedy Award and Celtic Media Award. "The Sun", "Sun", "Sun Online" are registered trademarks or trade names of News Group Newspapers Limited. Watch River City to see if Theresa survives on Tuesday at 8pm, BBC1, We pay for your stories and videos! Sitcom. Still Game was created by Ford Kiernan and Greg Hemphill, who also plays the show’s two pensioner leads. “It’s a good thing to be hated because it means you’re doing your job well and they don’t really mean it. The actress has just waved goodbye to Craiglang character Edith’s teeth and moles after filming her last scenes for the ninth and final series of the show. Scottish comedy Still Game first aired in 2002 and has built up a loyal fanbase. Paul Riley will be reprising his part as Winston Ingram, who is friends with the central pair and is known for harebrained money-making schemes.
Sanjeev Kohli will be back again as local shop owner Navin Hamid and delivering out one-liners while arguing with his wife. Comments are subject to our community guidelines, which can be viewed, Craiglang's very own Edith takes to the mic, The cast have filmed Still Game's final episode, Behind the scenes of Scottish sitcom Still Game as Greg Hemphill catches Winston Ingram jamming on guitar, Still Game fans given fresh hope Jack WON’T be killed off in final series, Independent Press Standards Organisation (IPSO). However, morality takes hold and Theresa decides to let an injured Scarlett leave before her just before another explosion leaves her trapped. “I’m not exactly glamorous on River City or Still Game and I’d rather play character parts. “I got to go to the Hydro for its live show and my career peaked. It’s Christmas in Craiglang, and Winston’s stolen turkey is far from oven ready. This week’s episodes sees Theresa’s life hang in the balance after she’s trapped with sister Scarlett — played by Sally Howitt — in a building that explodes. The Sun website is regulated by the Independent Press Standards Organisation (IPSO). She said: “I think Two Doors Down and Scot Squad are brilliant. Your favourite Still Game episode from a list of the most-watched episodes. This year's run consists of six, half hour episodes.
To inquire about a licence to reproduce material, visit our Syndication site. Episode three of Still Game airs this evening (Thursday, March 2) on BBC One at 9.30pm. Mark Cox is back as the miserly Tam Mullen and tries to always get something for nothing and lots of free drinks along the way. “Our make-up guru Julie is amazing and we wanted to create this wee ugly woman so we played around with it. See today's front and back pages, download the newspaper, STILL Game star Maureen Carr insists she doesn’t mind being thought of as one of the ugliest characters ever to appear on Scottish telly.
Series eight of Still Game premiered on Wednesday, March 8 on BBC One at 9.30pm. “It’s funny at the canteen when you’re filming because you see people eating lunch when you’re dressed as Edith and they don’t really want to sit beside you.”. Read about our approach to external linking. She says: “She’s always been a baddie but she’s extra bad now and I love it. Gavin Mitchell will be portraying again barman Boabby Taylor, who will be dishing out sarcastic remarks along with the pints in Jenny’s pub. Jack and Victor find themselves holed up in the Osprey Heights Hoist at Hogmanay. Despite playing a hunchbacked seamstress with hideous teeth and a horrible voice, Maureen insists she would never say a bad word about loathsome but loveable Edith. Since returning to Shieldinch early this year, Theresa has cemented her status as the ultimate baddie.
The two characters made their debut on sketch show Chewin' the Fat before Still Game was born. Edith is a resident of Craiglang. Our journalists strive for accuracy but on occasion we make mistakes. Thanks to her character’s make-up, she isn’t often recognised as the actress who plays Edith, but she regularly gets a telling off from old women who are fed up with her Shieldinch character’s scheming. However, Still Game has built up a loyal fanbase over the years and has become the most-watch non-sporting programme in Scotland. Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 0141 420 5200, Rangers stars invited glam girls to wild house party after social media chats, Ryan Giggs arrested on suspicion of assaulting his girlfriend Kate Greville, Inside powder-covered Dalry drug factory used to churn out 130k pills a day, Scots Navy captain 'raped teenage cadet twice while she was drunk', Cyclist dies after smash with lorry on busy Edinburgh street as road locked down, ©News Group Newspapers Limited in England No. “I first went in for the audition of Lynne McCallum’s character Peggy but asked if I could I read for the ugly sister role? Do you have a story or video for The Scottish Sun? “Greg Hemphill and Ford Kiernan came in and they loved it. Loves a pint of guiness and a pub quiz Jack and Victor go on a retreat in Tighnahulish at Hogmanay with pals Winston and Tam.
Still Game has a cast of core characters who have pretty much been part of the show since it began. View our online Press Pack. newspaper archive. Still Game will see OAPs Jack Jarvis and Victor McDade get into more trouble, Still Game will be returning after a two-year break, Still Game stars reveal hit show is returning to television, Still Game to return to BBC One after almost a decade, TV detective Kevin Whately to star in BBC sitcom Still Game. News Corp is a network of leading companies in the worlds of diversified media, news, education, and information services. “I’d like to do anything really, if it’s good I’m open to it.”. Jane McCarry is going to be returning as shop worker and local gossip Isa Drennan. Series 9 View episodes. STILL Game star Maureen Carr insists she doesn’t mind being thought of as one of the ugliest characters ever to appear on Scottish telly. So far she’s fallen out with her family, accidentally killed Liz Hamilton, pushed Bob’s girlfriend Kim Monroe in front of a police car and kidnapped baby Mackenzie. On the run from the police, Theresa is desperate to avoid arrest and is faced with the decision to silence her sister forever. Express. She adds: “I’ve only done six episodes of Still Game but people think it’s a lot more which is nice. Talkshow host Craig Ferguson will be returning to his homeland to play the role of Isa’s old friend Callum. Frances Dee, an actress of the 1930s and 1940s whose 57-year marriage to the late actor Joel McCrea was one of Hollywood's most durable, has died. It was only two lines but I had an idea. A celebration of the sitcom Still Game, featuring interviews with the cast and fans. The people I know on checkouts say I’m a bad one and I do get this one wee woman in particular that tells me she doesn’t like me. Jack and Victor join the community choir.