Susan Boyle's real life on reel

Published: Nov 22, 2012, 07:38 IST | Special Features |

Scottish singer Susan Boyle's life will soon be captured in a Hollywood film. CS takes a look at the singer whose claim to fame was the third season of the reality show Britain's Got Talent in 2009:

>> Susan was the youngest of a large family and born when her mother was 47.

Susan Boyle

>> After graduating from school with few qualifications, she was a trainee cook in the kitchen of West Lothian College for six months.

>> Susan who was not used to media attention suffered from emotional breakdown in 2009.

>> Susan’s studio project sold more than 410,000 copies across UK in its first week, making it the fastest-selling album and becoming the largest first-week sales for a debut album in UK history. 

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