After an apprenticeship at the Arts Theatre in her home town of Nottingham, Su made her television debut on Opportunity Knocks, where she came second to a singing Jack Russell dog. Undeterred, she went on to become one of the nation's favourites.
Su has appeared on countless programmes but here are some highlights:
Two Up, Two Down. Hi! De Hi! You Rang M'Lord? Oh Doctor Beeching. Gimme, Gimme, Gimme. The Royal Variety. This Is Your Life. Loose Women. The Paul O'Grady Show. This Morning. Richard and Judy. Songs of Praise. The Weakest Link.
The highlights of Su's radio credits are:
For Better For Worse. Royal Festival Hall Live with BBC concert Orchestra.
The Desert Song. Rose Marie. Not Knowing Darling. Grease. Babes in Arms. Oh Mr. Porter. The Good Sex Guide Musical Revue (all in the best possible taste!). Sweet Charity. Little Shop of Horrors. The Pirates of Penzance. Annie. See How They Run. Habeas Corpus. Abigail's Party. A Happy Medium. Romeo and Juliet and more recently the hit show Shout!
Godspell. Me & My Girl, Don't dress For Dinner. Menopause the Musical.
Pinocchio. Aladdin. Jack and the Beanstalk. Dick Whittington. Babes In The Wood. Snow White and Cinderella.
The Su Pollard Show (Nationwide, QE2 & New York City).
Penny Crayon. Jemima Puddleduck. Amelia-Jane. Jackanory. Little Robots.
Hearts and Showers.
Starting Together, Su Pollard – The Collection
Su's career has spanned over three decades and she still loves every minute of show biz. She lives in London and enjoys a varied social life.