Su was featured on
channel 4's breakfast show, RI:SE
in June 2002. The programme that
replaced The Big Breakfast.
They showed a clip
of Su and friends in their
hilarious "Lip Read"
event sees the meeting of Vic and
Bob, Gloria Hunniford and
Hi-De-Hi! veteran Su Pollard.
Su throws a pink
feather boa round her fellow
celebs for a photo opportunity,
but what does she say...?"
We'll leave that to
your imagination, but this was a
Su guested on Liquid
News in June 2003, other guests
were new rock band The Darkness.
She chatted to
presenter Claudia Winkleman about
David Beckham, Eddie Large,
'Starting Together' ("You
suddenly find yourself at number
3 in the charts and have to
quickly make a video!"), The
Vagina Monologues, and the
new Incredible Hulk movie,
among other topics.
Five stars of the
classic BBC sitcom Hi-de-Hi!
gathered together Stars
Reunited special on BBC1 in
Su, Paul Shane, Ruth
Madoc, Nicki Kelly, and surprise
guest, Barry Howard spent an hour
with Dale Winton reminiscing
about the eight years they spent
on the show that launched all of
fantastic, and the other stars,
recalled many events that took
place, with anecdotes galore
keeping viewers and the studio
audience highly entertained. They
all spoke fondly about all
aspects of Hi-De-Hi! and
giggled along with old clips and
headlines from the newspapers
from the era.
There was also a
chance for members of the studio
audience to put a question to
each of the actors.
Reunited: Hi-de-Hi!: Screen
Su, Toyah, Nick
Owen, Limahl, Bob Carolgees (and
Spit the dog), Steve Nallon (as
Maggie), Eric Bristow, Linda
Lusardi and Normski all braved
the "Wicked Witch of the
West", or as everyone except
Su calls her, Anne Robinson on a
celebrity filled The Weakest
Link in August 2003.
herself thus: "I'm Su
Pollard, and I'm a lean, mean,
When it came time
for Su to take the "walk of
shame" she said; "I'm
loving this verbal ping-pong with
the Wicked Witch of the West!
Fabulous!", sang a few bars
of 'The Sound Of Music', showed
off her outfit, and enquired if
she still had the posterior that
won her 'Rear Of The Year' back
Post "walk of
shame" Su commented;
"It's supposed to be a lot
of fun, which really it is. I was
quite enjoying it. I think being
on The Weakest Link must be worse
than having a baby by the wrong
Link: Screen Captures
Su guested on Scotland
Today, the afternoon news and
current affairs show that is
broadcast throughout Scotland, in
During a ten-minute
chat Su covered a variety of
topics; touring working men's
clubs way back in the Seventies
with her friend, who was a drag
artist, Hi-De-Hi! and how
people still holler the famous
catchphrase at her in the street,
some 15 years after the show
ended, and, of course, Annie.
Su said she wasn't atall bothered
about being in a production that
featured , not only children, but
animals too. She praised the
cast, and in particular the
younger members who add so much
to the musical.
And with a
"Ho-De-Ho!" she was
Hi-de-Hi! aired in August 2004.
Rare images from
Su's Opportunity Knocks
appearance, her first sit-com Two
Up, Two Down, Su as a
Yellowcoat, all featured through
Connections: Screen Captures
||Loose Women (2005)
A very colourful Su
guested on the ITV1 panel/talk
show Loose Women in
Su was in great
form, enthusing as only she can
about a host of subjects to the
four interviewers seated around
her; Kaye Adams, Colleen Nolan,
Jane McDonald, and Kym Marsh (ex
Main anchor, Kaye
introduced Su this: "Our
next guest is a national
There then followed
the classic clip of Su, as Peggy,
finally achieving Yellowcoat
Su talked about, of
"We had such fantastic fun
doing that. Everyone thinks I'm
She also spoke of
her "trademarks"; her
hair, and the spectacles. In
particular recalling being told,
at 14, that she would have to
And even found time
for a quick stand-up to show off
that colourful outfit in full.
The appearance was
rounded off with talk about Su's
latest project, The Vagina
Monologues: "We're in
Cambridge next week. It's a
lovely show, and it's not too far
to go. You can travel from Kings
Cross or Liverpool Street!",
much to the amusement of the
for Su on Loose Women,
from March 2006.
||Loose Women (2006)
Just a few weeks
later Su made another guest
appearance on Loose Women,
this time in May 2006.
Screen Captures, here and here.
Trust 30th Birthday Live (2006)
Su guested on a
special edition of Blankety
Blank, during The
Princes Trust 30th Birthday Live
on ITV1 in May 2006.
Trust 30th Birthday: Screen
||The Paul O'Grady
Su guested on The
Paul O'Grady Show on Channel 4 in
April 2007. Other guests included
Andrew Lloyd Webber. Su chatted
about starring in Menopause
The Musical and much more.
O'Grady Show: Screen Captures,
here, here and here.
Su and the other
stars of Menopause The Musical
appeared on This Morning in April
As well as an
interview with Su, there was also
a performance of a song from the
Morning: Screen Captures,
here, here and here.