Billy Connolly has been on the ultimate road trip down the world’s most famous highway, Route 66 on ITV recently and the DVD of his adventure is out now if you fancy reliving the comic’s various adventures. Billy turn Easy Rider as he follows a lifelong dream and makes the iconic 2488 mile journey from Chicago to Santa Monica, explaining how Route 66 is the embodiment of the American Dream along the way. Millions have travelled its epic trail from the skyscrapers of Chicago and St Louis, through the Wild West badlands of Oklahoma and Texas, the Grand Canyon and deserts of New Mexico and Arizona, to the beaches of the Pacific and the excesses of LA. Jealous.
Billy Connolly’s Route 66 is out now on DVD and Blu-Ray, courtesy of Universal Pictures UK.