ALMOST 30 years on, she is still instantly recognisable as the girl Gregory, his teammates and much of the nation were crazy about.Dee Hepburn has certainly kept the looks which made her the stuff of teenage dreams in Gregory's Girl, one of the defining films of Scottish cinema.
The Naked Truth About Gregory's Girl ; Crazed Stalkers, Topless Roles and a Stint in Crossroads ... Why Dee Hepburn Was Only Too Glad to Escape the Crazy World of Stardom [Scot Region]
But she has long since dropped the glittering career that presented itself like an open goal. Today, the 47-year-old makes her living selling mobility hoists for the elderly and infirm in the Forth Valley.Fame, the commodity so lusted after by teenagers today, simply did not suit the 5ft 3in actress with the girl-next-door appeal. Nor did the plethora of film offers which came her way following the huge success of her low-budget movie debut.Most roles included nude scenes - and she did not think her parents would approve. So Hepburn turned down some of the b...