Gary Tank Commander star Leah MacRae shares what it was like to grow up a 'regimental wean'
THE cast of Gary Tank Commander won’t have far to look for their fiercest critic when the show hits the stage at the SSE Hydro next weekend.
For one of the cast’s dads was an army sergeant who pulled no punches when it came to disciplining his troops.
Leah MacRae, who plays ditzy Julie in the military comedy, grew up a “regimental wean”, travelling the world as her father John was posted in different quarters.
Leah said: “My dad was a soldier and I was born in Belfast in 1983 during a really troubled time.
“I lived in loads of places like Berlin so that’s just another reason why Tank... read more
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