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'I held her in my arms and we said I love you, then she died' - Brendan O'Carroll on the loss of his big sister and 'second mammy'

Funnyman O'Carroll's grief as his sister passes away

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Best pals: Brendan with his sister Fiona

Best pals: Brendan with his sister Fiona

Best pals: Brendan with his sister Fiona

Telly favourite Brendan O'Carroll has spoken for the first time about the devastating loss of his sister Fiona - whom he called his 'second mammy'.

Brendan revealed how he cradled her in his arms on her death bed as they both sobbed 'I love you'.

The Mrs Brown's Boys star said he and his wife Jennifer had to rush from their residence in Florida to Fiona's home in Canada during lockdown in a desperate bid to say their last goodbyes.