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John Cleese

John Marwood Cleese (born 27 October 1939) is an English actor, comedian, writer and film producer. He achieved success at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, and as a scriptwriter and performer on The Frost Report. In the late 1960s he became a member of Monty Python, the comedy troupe responsible for the sketch show Monty Python's Flying Circus and the four Monty Python films: And Now for Something Completely Different, Holy Grail, Life of Brian and The Meaning of Life. In the mid 1970s, Cleese and his first wife Connie Booth, co-wrote and starred in the British sitcom Fawlty Towers. Later, he co-starred with Kevin Kline, Jamie Lee Curtis and former Python colleague Michael Palin in A Fish Called Wanda and Fierce Creatures. He also starred in Clockwise, and has appeared in many other films, including two James Bond films, two Harry Potter films, and three Shrek films. With Yes Minister writer Antony Jay he co-founded the production company Video Arts, responsible for making entertaining training films. Description above from the Wikipedia article John Cleese, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia


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Nascut:
Oct 27, 1939 in Weston-Super-Mare, Somerset, England, UK
Aparitii in Filme/Seriale:
137
Primul film:
In series Wine for the Confused
Ultimul film:
Film Arctic Justice: Thunder Squad 2018-04-27
Cunoscut pentru
Poster of The Day the Earth Stood Still
Poster of Shrek 2
Poster of Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
Poster of Rat Race
Filme in care a jucat
Serial Wine for the Confused Unknown 2019
Film Charming Fairy Godmother / Executioner (voice) 2018-04-20
Film Arctic Justice: Thunder Squad (voice) 2018-04-27
Film British Sitcom: 60 Years of Laughing at Ourselves Basil Fawlty (archive footage) (uncredited) 2016-09-12
Film Trolls Roi Gristle (voice) 2016-10-13
Film Get Squirrely Mr. Bellwood (voice) 2015-03-01
Film Absolutely Anything Chief Alien (voice) 2015-06-26
Film Spud 3: Learning to Fly The Guv 2014-12-16
Film Monty Python: The Meaning of Live Himself 2014-11-13
Serial Over the Garden Wall Adelaide (voice) 2014-11-03
Film Monty Python Live (Mostly) Himself, others 2014-07-20
Film Planes Bulldog (voice) 2013-08-09
Film Spud 2: The Madness Continues The Guv 2013-06-06
Film Anatomy of a Liar Himself 2012-10-26
Film God Loves Caviar McCormick 2012-10-11
Film A Liar's Autobiography: The Untrue Story of Monty Python's Graham Chapman Various (voice) 2012-09-08
Film Beethoven's Christmas Adventure Narrator 2011-11-08
Serial Whitney Unknown 2011-09-22
Film John Cleese - The Alimony Tour Live 2011-08-11
Film The Undefeated Himself (archive footage) 2011-07-15
Film Winnie the Pooh Narrator 2011-04-13
Film Shrek Forever After King (voice) 2010-05-16
Film Spud Mr. 'The Guv' Edly 2010-12-03
Film Planet 51 Professor Kipple (voice) 2009-11-19
Serial Monty Python: Almost the Truth (The Lawyer's Cut) Himself 2009-10-18
Film Monty Python - Almost the Truth (The Lawyer's Cut) Himself 2009-10-04
Film The Pink Panther 2 Chief Inspector Dreyfus 2009-02-06
Serial Skavlan Guest 2009-01-16
Film The Day the Earth Stood Still Professor Barnhardt 2008-12-10
Film We Are Most Amused Master of Ceremonies 2008-11-12
Film Igor Dr. Glickenstein (voice) 2008-09-19
Film The Seventh Python Himself 2008-06-26
Film Marty Feldman : Six Degrees of Separation 2008-03-31
Serial Movie Connections Unknown 2007-09-10
Film Shrek the Third King Harold (voice) 2007-05-17
Film The Secret Life of Brian Himself 2007-01-01
Film The Art of Football from A to Z Himself 2007-01-01
Film Monty Python's Flying Circus - Graham Chapman's Personal Best Various 2006-01-01
Film Charlotte's Web Samuel the Sheep (voice) 2006-12-07
Film Man About Town Dr. Primkin 2006-06-08
Film L'entente cordiale Lord Conrad 2006-06-21
Serial The One Show Unknown 2006-08-14
Film Fawlty Towers Revisited Himself 2005-12-01
Film The Complete Monty Python's Flying Circus 16-Ton Megaset 2005-09-27
Film Valiant Mercury (voice) 2005-03-25
Film Return of the Goodies Himself 2005-12-30
Film Remember the Secret Policeman's Ball? Himself 2004-11-15
Film Wine for the Confused Himself 2004-10-21
Film Around the World in 80 Days Grizzled Sergeant 2004-06-16
Film Shrek 2 King (voice) 2004-05-19
Serial Entourage Unknown 2004-07-18
Film George of the Jungle 2 An Ape Named 'Ape' (voice) 2003-08-18
Film Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle Mr. Munday 2003-06-27
Film Scorched Charles Merchant 2003-05-17
Film Stupidity himself 2003-01-01
Film Peter Cook At a Slight Angle to the Universe 2002-01-12
Film Die Another Day Q 2002-11-17
Film The Adventures of Pluto Nash James 2002-08-15
Film Mickey's House of Villains Narrator (segment "Mickey's Mechanical House") (voice) 2002-09-03
Film Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets Nicholas de Mimsy-Porpington 2002-11-13
Serial Richard & Judy Unknown 2001-11-26
Film Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone Nearly Headless Nick 2001-11-16
Film Mickey's Magical Christmas: Snowed in at the House of Mouse Narrator (segment 'The Nutcracker') 2001-11-06
Film Rat Race Donald P. Sinclair 2001-08-17
Serial The Human Face Presenter 2001-03-07
Serial Disney's House of Mouse 2001-01-13
Film The Magic Pudding Albert, the Magic Pudding (voice) 2000-12-14
Film Isn't She Great Henry Marcus 2000-01-28
Film Now Pay Attention 007! Himself 2000-01-22
Serial The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn Unknown 1999-03-30
Film The Out-of-Towners Mr. Mersault 1999-04-02
Film Parting Shots Maurice Walpole 1999-05-14
Film The World Is Not Enough R 1999-11-17
Serial Will & Grace Unknown 1998-09-21
Film George of the Jungle An Ape Named 'Ape' (voice) 1997-07-15
Film Fierce Creatures Rollo Lee 1997-01-23
Film The Wind in the Willows Mr. Toad's Lawyer 1996-10-16
Serial The Daily Show with Trevor Noah Himself 1996-07-22
Serial MADtv Unknown 1995-10-14
Film The Jungle Book Dr. Julien Plumford 1994-12-23
Film The Swan Princess Jean-Bob (voice) 1994-11-18
Film Frankenstein Prof. Waldman 1994-11-04
Film Splitting Heirs Raoul P. Shadgrind 1993-04-02
Serial Funny Business 1992-11-22
Film An American Tail: Fievel Goes West Cat R. Waul (voice) 1991-11-21
Film Amnesty International's Big 30 Himself 1991-01-01
Film Bullseye! Man on the Beach in Barbados Who Looks Like John Cleese 1990-11-02
Film Life of Python Himself / Various Roles (also archive footage) 1990-01-01
Film The Secret Policeman’s Biggest Ball Himself 1989-01-01
Film The Big Picture Bartender 1989-09-15
Film Erik the Viking Halfdan the Black 1989-09-22
Film Monty Python: Parrot Sketch Not Included Himself 1989-11-18
Film A Fish Called Wanda Archie Leach 1988-07-15
Film Quark and the Highway Robber 1987-12-02
Film Dragonslayer Quark 1987-12-02
Film Baby Quark 1987-12-02
Film The Grand Knockout Tournament Himself 1987-06-19
Film The Secret Policeman’s Third Ball Jim Cleese 1987-01-01
Film Clockwise Brian Stimpson 1986-03-01
Film Silverado Sheriff John T. Langston 1985-07-10
Film Yellowbeard Harvey 'Blind' Pew 1983-06-24
Film The Meaning of Life Diverse Rollen 1983-03-31
Film Privates on Parade Major Giles Flack 1983-03-18
Serial Whoops Apocalypse Unknown 1982-03-14
Film Monty Python Live at the Hollywood Bowl Various Roles 1982-06-25
Film The Secret Policeman's Other Ball Himself - Various Roles 1982-09-23
Film Time Bandits Robin Hood 1981-07-13
Serial Wanna bet, that..? Unknown 1981-02-14
Film The Great Muppet Caper Neville 1981-06-26
Film The Taming of the Shrew Petruchio 1980-10-23
Film The Secret Policeman's Ball Himself - Various Roles 1979-12-22
Film Doctor Who: City of Death Art Gallery Visitor 1979-09-29
Film Life of Brian Arthur 1979-08-17
Film The Pythons: Somewhere in Tunisia, Circa A.D. 1979 Himself 1979-06-20
Film Away from it All Nigel Farquhar-Bennett (Narrator) 1979-01-01
Film The Strange Case of the End of Civilization as We Know It Sherlock Holmes 1977-09-18
Film Pleasure at Her Majesty's Himself 1976-12-29
Serial The Muppet Show Unknown 1976-09-05
Serial Ripping Yarns Passer-By 1976-01-07
Serial Fawlty Towers Basil Fawlty 1975-09-19
Film Monty Python and the Holy Grail Second Swallow-Savvy Guard / The Black Knight / Peasant 3 / Sir Lancelot the Brave / Taunting French Guard / Tim the Enchanter 1975-05-25
Film Romance with a Double Bass Smychkov 1974-01-01
Film The Love Ban 1973-01-01
Serial Last of the Summer Wine Unknown 1973-11-12
Film And Now for Something Completely Different Announcer / Hungarian Citizen / self - Defence Teacher / Sir George Head / Policeman / Interviewer / Mr. Praline / Second General / Christopher Columbus / Mungo the Cook / Bank Robber / Accountant #2 (falling past the window) / Vocational Guidance Counsel 1971-09-28
Film The Statue Harry 1971-01-27
Film Monty Python's Fliegender Zirkus Various Roles 1971-01-01
Film The Rise and Rise of Michael Rimmer Pumer 1970-11-12
Serial The Goodies Unknown 1970-11-08
Film The Magic Christian Director in Sotheby's 1969-12-12
Serial Monty Python's Flying Circus Mr Praline 1969-10-05
Film How to Irritate People Himself - Various 1969-01-21
Film The Best House in London Jones 1969-01-01
Film Interlude Television public relations man 1968-05-01
Serial At Last the 1948 Show 1967-02-15
Serial Doctor Who Unknown 1963-11-23
Serial The Avengers Unknown 1961-01-07