Jane McCarry is a famous Scottish Actress, acting coach, and teacher. She is well known for playing the character of Isa Drennan in “Still Game” (2002-2007, 2016-2019) in the BBC Scotland sitcom. Jane is also best known for playing the role of Granny Murray in a children’s show named “Me Too” (2006-2007).
Jane McCarry was born on 1 January 1970 in Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom. She is 51 years old (as of 2022). Her nationality is British. Her zodiac sign is Virgo.
Jane McCarry started her career in 1990. From 1990 to 2022, she has worked in numerous TV shows and movies. In 2006, she appeared in a children’s show named “Me Too.” There she played the role of the middle-aged childminder, Granny Murray.
The series “Me Too!” had eight episodes overall. The first episode was titled “The Operation” and started in 2006. I want to Dance (2006), Fireworks (2006), Cheese and Tomato Toasties (2006), The Juicer (2006), I want to say Goodnight (2006) are some of the episodes of the series. The last two episodes were named Water Water Everywhere and Seaside Run. The previous two episodes of the series were telecasted in 2007.
In 2014, she appeared as Gina in the BBC sitcom pilot The Sunny. She also joined The multi BAFTA Scotland award-winning Still Game. The live show was held at the SSE Hydro in Glasgow. She performed Twenty-one performances in the sell-out show. After the massive success of the show Still Game, BBC recommissioned the new series. In 2016, Jane reprised her role in Still Game as Isa Drennan. The series had 57 episodes named Hitched, Cat’s Whiskers, Local Hero, The Fall Guy, etc.
In 2020, she acted in “Nothing to Declare.” There she appeared in episodes 1, 2, 3 & 4 in the role of Anne. Jane also appeared in the TV series “Rab C. Nesbitt.” She played different roles in the four parts of the series. In Buckfast (1994), She played the role of Nurse. In Fruit (1999) and Bug (1999), she acted as Babette. In Rab In Hoodie (2014), she played the character of Sergeant Heenan.
Jane McCarry also acted in many movies. Tis’ the Season to be Jolly, The Sunny, Changed Days are some of her films. She as well appeared in numerous short films. Such as Jim the Fish, Goon, Keeping Mum, The Magical Beacon Stone, and Too Rough.
- Tis’ the Season to be Jolly
- The Sunny
- Changed Days
- Jim the Fish (Short)
- Goon (Short)
- Keeping Mum (Short)
- The Magical Beacon Stone (Short)
- Too Rough (Short)
- The Years That Changed Modern Scotland (2008-2020)
- Celebrity Eggheads (2018)
- The One Show (2019)
- The Great Food Guys (2020)
- The Tales of Para Handy (1994)
- Pulp Video (1997)
- The Baldy Man (1997)
- Little Avenger: Aliens (1997)
- The chauffeur of the Bride: Back Window (1997)
- Hubbub (2000)
- Scary Fairy (2001)
- A Space Bubbyssy (2000)
- Bubbankamun (2000)
- Long Lost Bubb (2000)
- Casual Tea (1999)
- Me Too! (2006)
- Rab C. Nesbitt (1994)
- Buckfast (1994)
- Fruit (1999)
- Bug (1999)
- Rab In Hoodie (2014)
- Still Game (2018)
- Nothing to Declare (2020)
Jane McCarry earns most of her living through movies and TV Shows. Jane ‘s estimated net worth is approximately $1 million to USD 5 million.
Jane McCarry is married. Her souse name is Robert Gibson. He is from Rutherglen. The couple has two children. Their names are Lain and Alexander.
Jane McCarry is mainly known by her family name. Her nickname is Jane. She is the only daughter of her parents. Her parents are Hector Maclennan and Isabel Margaret Adam. She has one sibling named Elaine Simpson. She was raised and grew up in the King’s Park area of South Glasgow. There she lived with her family.
Jane McCarry is a very cheerful and hardworking woman. She has always kept herself away from all kinds of controversies.
She has no political background, and she is not involved in politics.
Some Unknown Facts About Jane McCarry
- At the age of 5, Jane McCarry started her career.
- She had no family members related to the entertainment industry. Through Jane did hard work and dedication, she has gotten all the fame.
- Moreover, for 31 years, Jane has been working in the entertainment industry.
- She has worked on over 15 TV shows. All of her shows gained immense popularity.