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John Cleese

John Cleese

English comedian and actor
John Cleese was born on October 27, 1939, in Weston-Super-Mare, England, to Muriel Evelyn (Cross) and Reginald Francis Cleese. He was born into a family of modest means, his father being an insurance salesman; but he was nonetheless sent off to private schools to obtain a good education.Wikipedia
BornOctober 27, 1939
HometownWeston-super-Mare, England
Net worth$20 million
Height6'5" (1.96m)
SpouseJennifer Wade, Alyce Cleese, Barbara Trentham, Connie Booth
ChildrenCynthia Cleese
ParentsReg Cleese, Muriel Cleese
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Videos

John Cleese tells Ed Balls to 'shut up' on GMB

Former Monty Python star John Cleese snapped at Good Morning Britain host Ed Balls after the former MP persistently questioned him about his new GB News show.
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AWARDS

YearAssociationsCategoryWorkResult
2007Gemini AwardsBest Individual Performance in a Comedy Program or SeriesJust for Laughs: GalaNominated
1989Golden GlobeBest Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or ComedyA Fish Called WandaNominated
1989British Academy of Film & Television ArtsActor in a Leading RoleA Fish Called WandaWinner
1989Academy AwardDirectingA Fish Called WandaNominated
1976British Academy of Film & Television ArtsLight Entertainment PerformanceFawlty TowersNominated
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