David Tennant RD Laing biopic to close Glasgow film festival

Mad to Be Normal, about pioneering Scottish psychiatrist, also stars Michael Gambon and Elisabeth Moss


David Tennant (Broadchurch) will bring the curtain down on this year’s Glasgow film festival (GFF) with the world premiere of his latest movie about a pioneering Scottish psychiatrist.

Starring Michael Gambon, Elisabeth Moss and Gabriel Byrne, Mad to Be Normal is about the life of RD Laing, who was seen as a radical when he set up a medication-free community for psychiatric patients in London in the 1960s. Continue reading