John Cleese
Awards Won
BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role
David di Donatello for Best Foreign Screenplay
Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actor - Comedy Series
British Academy Television Award for Best Light Entertainment Performance
Films Produced
The Secret Policeman's Other Ball
Fierce Creatures
Schools
University of Cambridge
Clifton College
St. Peter's Preparatory School
Downing College
Cambridge
University of St Andrews
Employer
Christine Schell Fine Objects Antique Shop
Cornell University
Video Arts
St. Peter's Preparatory School
University of St Andrews
Age
79
Episodes
How to Recognise Different Types of Trees From Quite a Long Way Away
Salad Days
Full Frontal Nudity
How Not to Be Seen
It's a Living
The War Against Pornography
A Book at Bedtime
Owl-Stretching Time
The Wedding Party
The Hotel Inspectors
Blood
Devastation
Death
War
and Horror
The Nude Organist
Parrot Sketch Not Included
Michael Ellis
The Builders
The Kipper and the Corpse
Archaeology Today
Episode Four
Whither Canada
Grandstand
Scott of the Antarctic
Spam
Communication Problems
The Naked Ant
The Spanish Inquisition
Basil the Rat
Live from the Grill-O-Mat
Whicker's World
Why Do You Want to Be a Doctor?
1971: Come In and Lie Down
Man's Crisis of Identity in the Latter Half of the Twentieth Century
A Touch of Class
Episode Six
Mr. & Mrs. Brian Norris' Ford Popular
The All-England Summarize Proust Competition
The Atilla the Hun Show
The Anniversary
The Ant
an Introduction
Dennis Moore
Episode 8
The Money Programme
Gourmet Night
Waldorf Salad
The Cycling Tour
Untitled
The Light Entertainment War
E. Henry Thripshaw's Disease
The Psychiatrist
It's the Arts
The Germans
Intermission
Show 2
Sex and Violence
Royal Episode 13
The Buzz Aldrin Show
Oh
You're No Fun Anymore
The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Goes to the Bathroom
David Frost's Night Out in London
Face the Press
The Status Quo
Deja Vu?
Python Night
How to Recognise Different Parts of the Body
Credits (Film)
Monty Python and the Holy Grail
Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
Shrek 2
Life of Brian
A Fish Called Wanda
Monty Python's The Meaning of Life
Time Bandits
George of the Jungle
Winnie the Pooh
Shrek the Third
The Croods
Rat Race
Around the World in 80 Days
Die Another Day
The World Is Not Enough
Shrek Forever After
The Jungle Book
An American Tail: Fievel Goes West
The Great Muppet Caper
Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle
Silverado
The Swan Princess
The Day the Earth Stood Still
Planes
The Adventures of Pluto Nash
Mickey's Magical Christmas: Snowed in at the House of Mouse
And Now for Something Completely Different
Mary Shelley's Frankenstein
Mickey's House of Villains
The Pink Panther 2
Charlotte's Web
Planet 51
The Big Year
Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole
Fierce Creatures
The Magic Christian
The Big Picture
George of the Jungle 2
Erik the Viking
Yellowbeard
Monty Python Live at the Hollywood Bowl
The Out-of-Towners
Igor
Valiant
Casper's Haunted Christmas
A Liar's Autobiography - The Untrue Story of Monty Python's Graham Chapman
The Wind in the Willows
Isn't She Great
Beethoven's Christmas Adventure
The Bliss of Mrs. Blossom
Clockwise
Parting Shots
Bullseye!
The Secret Policeman's Other Ball
The Rise and Rise of Michael Rimmer
Man About Town
The Statue
Privates on Parade
The Best House in London
Splitting Heirs
Scorched
Dave Barry's Complete Guide to Guys
The Magic Pudding
The Strange Case of the End of Civilization as We Know It
Interlude
Romance with a Double Bass
Wine for the Confused
How to Irritate People
Who Sold You This
Then?
Pleasure at Her Majesty's
Change for the Oceans
The Golden Years of British Comedy
Disney's Learning Adventures: Mickey's Around the World in 80 Days: Seeing the World
Spud
Meetings
Bloody Meetings
Funny Ladies of British Comedy
Time Troopers DVD Game
Shrek: Totally Tangled Tales DVD Game
The Love Ban
Spud 2: The Madness Continues
Absolutely Anything
Before the Flying Circus
Mickey's Mechanical House
Degree
Law degree
Credits (TV)
Monty Python's Flying Circus
Fawlty Towers
Last of the Summer Wine
Disney's House of Mouse
Ripping Yarns
Whoops Apocalypse
The Frost Report
Monty Python Live At Aspen
Monty Python Live at Aspen
At Last the 1948 Show
Wednesday 9:30 (8:30 Central)
Python Night - 30 Years of Monty Python
Python Night – 30 Years of Monty Python
Monty Python's Personal Best
Wine for the Confused
Edwurd Fudwupper Fibbed Big
Comedy Playhouse
Parrot Sketch Not Included – 20 Years of Monty Python
Parrot Sketch Not Included - 20 Years of Monty Python
Look at the State We're In!
Batteries Not Included
Britain's Best Sitcom
Monty Python: Almost the Truth (Lawyers Cut)
Casper & Mandrilaftalen
Sez Les
Misleading Cases
Just for Laughs
Grime Goes Green
Just For Laughs Gala Series
Films Written
The Strange Case of the End of Civilization as We Know It
Wine for the Confused
Fierce Creatures
The Magic Christian
The Rise and Rise of Michael Rimmer
Life of Brian
Monty Python Live at the Hollywood Bowl
How to Irritate People
Monty Python and the Holy Grail
A Fish Called Wanda
The Human Face
Monty Python's The Meaning of Life
Who Sold You This
Then?
And Now for Something Completely Different
Works Written
Monty Python's Big Red Book
The Brand New Monty Python Bok
The Pythons
The Pythons' Autobiography by the Pythons
Fierce Creatures
La famille
comment s’en dépêtrer
Comment être un névrosé heureux
Families and How to Survive Them
Living with Depression
The Complete Fawlty Towers
Caring for Someone After a Stroke
The strange case of the end of civilisation as we know it
John Cleese at the Beeb
The Golden skits of Wing-Commander Muriel Volestrangler
FRHS and Bar
Credits
A Fish Called Wanda
Monty Python and the Holy Grail
Life of Brian
The Meaning of Life
Series Written
Six Dates with Barker
Monty Python's Flying Circus
That Was The Week That Was
At Last the 1948 Show
ABC Stage 67
Look at the State We're In!
The Two Ronnies
Fawlty Towers
Doctor in the House
Birthdate
1939-10-27
Birthplace
Weston-super-Mare
United Kingdom
Films Acted In
Monty Python and the Holy Grail
Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
Shrek 2
Life of Brian
Monty Python's The Meaning of Life
Time Bandits
George of the Jungle
Shrek the Third
Rat Race
Around the World in 80 Days
Die Another Day
The World Is Not Enough
Winnie the Pooh
Shrek Forever After
The Jungle Book
An American Tail: Fievel Goes West
Silverado
The Great Muppet Caper
Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle
The Day the Earth Stood Still
And Now for Something Completely Different
Planes
The Swan Princess
The Adventures of Pluto Nash
Mickey's Magical Christmas: Snowed in at the House of Mouse
Mickey's House of Villains
Mary Shelley's Frankenstein
Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole
Planet 51
The Pink Panther 2
Charlotte's Web
The Big Year
Fierce Creatures
The Big Picture
Erik the Viking
Monty Python Live at the Hollywood Bowl
The Magic Christian
George of the Jungle 2
Igor
Yellowbeard
A Liar's Autobiography - The Untrue Story of Monty Python's Graham Chapman
The Out-of-Towners
Casper's Haunted Christmas
Isn't She Great
Beethoven's Christmas Adventure
The Bliss of Mrs. Blossom
Valiant
Clockwise
Parting Shots
Bullseye!
Man About Town
Privates on Parade
The Wind in the Willows
Splitting Heirs
Dave Barry's Complete Guide to Guys
The Magic Pudding
Scorched
The Strange Case of the End of Civilization as We Know It
Interlude
The Best House in London
Romance with a Double Bass
The Rise and Rise of Michael Rimmer
How to Irritate People
Pleasure at Her Majesty's
Who Sold You This
Then?
The Statue
Change for the Oceans
The Golden Years of British Comedy
Disney's Learning Adventures: Mickey's Around the World in 80 Days: Seeing the World
Spud
Meetings
Bloody Meetings
Funny Ladies of British Comedy
Shrek: Totally Tangled Tales DVD Game
Time Troopers DVD Game
The Love Ban
Spud 2: The Madness Continues
Absolutely Anything
Mickey's Mechanical House
Before the Flying Circus
Nationality
United Kingdom
Films Directed
A Fish Called Wanda
Subjects
Existentialism
Death
Acted In
Monty Python's Flying Circus
Fawlty Towers
Last of the Summer Wine
Disney's House of Mouse
Ripping Yarns
Whoops Apocalypse
The Frost Report
At Last the 1948 Show
Wednesday 9:30 (8:30 Central)
Monty Python's Personal Best
Wine for the Confused
Edwurd Fudwupper Fibbed Big
Comedy Playhouse
Look at the State We're In!
Monty Python: Almost the Truth (Lawyers Cut)
Casper & Mandrilaftalen
Sez Les
Misleading Cases
Just for Laughs
Grime Goes Green
Parents
Muriel Cleese
Reg Cleese
Children
Cynthia Cleese
Camilla Cleese
Albums
The Ferret Song / Rhubarb Tart
Height
6'5"
Profession
Comedian
Television producer
Film Producer
Screenwriter
Actor
Voice acting
Writer
Film Director
Party
Liberal Democrats
Age
80
Nominated For
BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role
Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay
David di Donatello for Best Foreign Screenplay
Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actor - Comedy Series
British Academy Television Award for Best Light Entertainment Performance
Writers Guild of America Award for Best Original Screenplay
Hugo Award for Best Dramatic Presentation
BAFTA Award for Best Original Screenplay
Spike Video Game Award for Best Performance by a Human Male
DVD Exclusive Award for Best Audio Commentary - New Release
Golden Globe Award for Best Actor - Musical or Comedy Film

John Cleese

John Marwood Cleese (; born 27 October 1939) is an English actor, voice actor, comedian, screenwriter, and producer. He achieved success at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe and as a scriptwriter and performer on The Frost Report. In the late 1960s, he co-founded Monty Python, the comedy troupe responsible for the sketch show Monty Python's Flying Circus. Along with his Python co-stars Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle, Terry Jones, Michael Palin and Graham Chapman, Cleese starred in Monty Python ... more on Wikipedia

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