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Janey Godley's appearance in Coronavirus advert : FOI release

Information request and response under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002

Published:
29 Oct 2021
Janey Godley's appearance in Coronavirus advert : FOI release
FOI reference: FOI/202100236917
Date received: 7 Sep 2021
Date responded: 14 Oct 2021
Information requested

How much Janey Godley was paid to star in the covid information adverts by the Scottish Government?

Response

Ms Godley received a fee of £10,000 + VAT for participation in the campaign. This payment is in-line with the industry standard for such a high-profile campaign. Ms Godley has now agreed to donate her fee to charity.

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