Soundtrack | Actress
She was so impressed with Susan Boyle's star-making performance of "I Dreamed a Dream" on Britain's Got Talent (2009) that she offered her support, and was flattered that she was her role model. She was so impressed with Boyle they later sang a duet.
[on being called the first lady of British musical theater] I think it's rather grand. It makes me feel very old. It's silly, really. They're probably just saying it because I've been around so long. But I accept it gracefully. I just keep slapping ...
Elaine Jill Bickerstaff
Barnet, Hertfordshire, England, UK