Panto stars reveal surprise guest for Aberdeen show
Robbie Shepherd to star alongside Elaine C Smith at HMT
By Scott Begbie showbiz editor
A touch of Christmas magic arrived in Aberdeen today with the official launch of this year’s His Majesty’s pantomime, Snow White And The Seven Dwarfs.Source: Evening Express
Stars Elaine C Smith and Alan McHugh surprised shoppers at Bon Accord Shopping Centre in Aberdeen by handing out apples and unveiling a special guest star for this year’s show – North-east icon Robbie Shepherd.
While this will be his first appearance in Aberdeen’s HMT panto, the Doric broadcaster and writer has been namechecked every year ... usually on the receiving end of a joke.
Also reported (with video) by STV and BBC Scotland and by Daily Record