• Eddie Izzard: ‘Becoming an MP is still my goal'

    1 month ago - By The Guardian

    The comedian, 59, talks about her love of running, gender fluidity and her plans to go into politics Boarding school was pretty grim: dormitories, horrible food, structure. Mum disappeared and then suddenly I didn't see Dad for huge chunks of the year either. I don't like regret, it's a useless emotion, but I wish Mum - a nurse who didn't smoke - hadn't died of cancer. Away from home, I did a lot of crying and feeling sorry for myself. I broke into Pinewood Studios at 15, after discovering films existed. I kept seeing the same place listed in the credits, and searched for it on a map. From...
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