Alexei Sayle

Alexei Sayle

Comedian
Alexei David Sayle is an English actor, author, stand-up comedian, television presenter and former recording artist. He was a leading figure in the British alternative comedy movement in the 1980s.Wikipedia
BornAugust 7, 1952
HometownAnfield, Liverpool, England
Net worth$6 million
Height5'10" (1.78m)
SpouseLinda Rawsthorn (m 1974 - present)
ParentsJoseph Henry Sayle , Molly Sayle
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Ben Elton: ‘I recognise Mrs Thatcher was a woman of principle’

  • At 62, Ben Elton is a grandee of British comedy. He was at the epicentre of “alternative” comedy in the early Eighties; a bespectacled, Thatcher-bashing and hypnotically garrulous figure. His whirlwind, bravura hosting of Channel 4’s Saturday Live in the mid-Eighties was watched by millions, and helped spur the proliferation of the stand-up circuit.

Videos

'You pay a price for being Robin Williams'

Discussing Robin Williams, Alexei Sayle says no normal person would put up with the sort of rejection that comedians risk whenever they go on stage. .

MOVIES & TV SHOWS

Olive the Ostrich
Olive the Ostrich
0h 3min
2011
Tipping the Velvet
Tipping the Velvet
2h 57min
2002
Curacao
Curacao
R
1h 30min
1993
Reckless Kelly
Reckless Kelly
PG
1h 20min
1993
Selling Hitler
Selling Hitler
1h
1991

Albums

Fish People Tapes
Fish People Tapes
1984