WE are drinking tea in the lounge of a private club in Glasgow's west end, and Laurie Sansom is poised like a wound up spring.
"Does that make sense, man?" asks Richard Gadd for the third time in row, after a hat trick of tangential answers to introductory questions.
Blue singer Duncan James will be treading the boards in Glasgow when Priscilla Queen of the Desert the musical comes to The King's Theatre next year.
DOROTHY Paul places the homemade soup on the table of her rather lovely Glasgow home with much more than the usual ceremony.
ROBERT Florence pulls out his wallet and proudly flourishes the business card of an executive from Russian state television.
Peter Kay's return to Phoenix Nights raised more than £5 million for Comic Relief with a string of sell-out shows.
Scottish actor James McAvoy is in the running for one of theatre's most prestigious honours, an Olivier Award.