Her platform to perform came when Grogan was fresh out of Notre Dame High School for Girls in Glasgow, winning the part of Susan in Gregory’s Girl in the same year that her band Altered Images were signed to Epic Records.
“I call it my double whammy. I think when you are young you almost accept extraordinary things. You think: ‘Yes, I did quite fancy being a film star and the lead singer in a successful band’. It is only years later that I look back on it and actually realise that it was remarkable.”"