John Cleese

John Cleese

English actor and comedian
John Marwood Cleese is an English actor, comedian, screenwriter, and producer. Emerging from the Cambridge Footlights in the 1960s, he first achieved success at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe and as a scriptwriter and performer on The Frost Report.Wikipedia
BornOctober 27, 1939
HometownWeston-super-Mare, England
Net worth$20 million
Height6'6" (1.97m)
SpouseJennifer Wade (m 2012 - present) , Alyce Cleese (m 1992 - 2008) , Barbara Trentham (m 1981 - 1990) , Connie Booth (m 1968 - 1978)
ChildrenCynthia Cleese
ParentsReg Cleese , Muriel Cleese
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Videos

Lost your creativity? John Cleese has some great tips

Legendary comedian John Cleese has written a whole book on finding your creativity, but here's a little summary.
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MOVIES & TV SHOWS

Crazy About You
Crazy About You
1h 41min
2021
The Very Excellent Mr. Dundee
The Very Excellent Mr. Dundee
PG-13
1h 28min
2020
Arctic Dogs
Arctic Dogs
PG
1h 32min
2019
Assholes: A Theory
Assholes: A Theory
1h 21min
2019
Elliot the Littlest Reindeer
Elliot the Littlest Reindeer
PG
1h 29min
2018
Hold the Sunset
Hold the Sunset
TV-14
0h 30min
2018
Albion: The Enchanted Stallion
Albion: The Enchanted Stallion
1h 46min
2016
Spud 3: Learning to Fly
Spud 3: Learning to Fly
1h 29min
2014
A Liar's Autobiography: The Untrue Story of Monty Python's Graham Chapman
A Liar's Autobiography: The Untrue Story of Monty Python's Graham Chapman
R
1h 25min
2012
Spud 2: The Madness Continues
Spud 2: The Madness Continues
1h 31min
2013
The Last Impresario
The Last Impresario
1h 32min
2013
God Loves Caviar
God Loves Caviar
1h 41min
2012
Mini Adventures of Winnie the Pooh
Mini Adventures of Winnie the Pooh
2011
Spud
Spud
1h 43min
2010
Monty Python: Almost the Truth (The Lawyer's Cut)
Monty Python: Almost the Truth (The Lawyer's Cut)
0h 54min
2009
Igor
Igor
PG
1h 27min
2008
Charlotte's Web
Charlotte's Web
G
1h 37min
2006
L'entente cordiale
L'entente cordiale
1h 40min
2006
Man About Town
Man About Town
R
1h 36min
2006
Scorched
Scorched
PG-13
1h 35min
2003
Taking the Wheel
Taking the Wheel
2003
The Magic Pudding
The Magic Pudding
G
1h 20min
2002
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
PG
2h 32min
2001
Rat Race
Rat Race
PG-13
1h 52min
2001

AWARDS

YearAssociationsCategoryWorkResult
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
1976British Academy of Film & Television ArtsLight Entertainment PerformanceFawlty TowersNominated