Alan Pillay

Alan Pillay

Alan "Al" Pillay also known as "Al Pillay" (born 22 August 1959), the star of Eat the Rich is a person of many names and two genders, starring in The Comic Strip Presents as Alan Pellay playing Himself in Gino (Episode 10) as Alana Pellay playing Herself in "The Bullshitters" (Episode 13) and, finally, as Lana Pellay playing Mary in the feature movie, The Supergrass, and as a solo disco singing artist

She metamorphosed into a disco diva as the hormone-popping transsexual Lana Pellay, dressed in costumes by her close friend Leigh Bowery and with a top 40 single in Australia and New Zealand with "Pistol In My Pocket". She also accompanied Gary Clail on his 1991 hit "Human Nature", singing the couplet "Let the carnival begin... Every pleasure, every sin!"

PWL Produced Singles
"Pistol in My Pocket" (1986) – UK #96,[8] AUS #17,[2] NZ #40[3]
"I Can Make a Man Out of You" (1986)

Alan Pillay Discography

Singles & EPs

TKD 5 Alan Pillay Higher The Wall To Climb(12", W/Lbl, Promo) Not On Label TKD 5 UK 1985 Sell This Version
Lana Pellay* I Can Make A Man Out Of You (Single) Liberation Records Australia 1986 Sell This Version
Lana Pellay* Pistol In My Pocket (Maxi, Single) Chic (2) Australia 1986 Sell This Version
AP 001 Alan Pillay Burning Love(12", W/Lbl) Not On Label AP 001 UK 2002 Sell This Version

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