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
Height6'5" (1.96m)
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

The Secret Policeman's Ball
The Secret Policeman's Ball
1h 31min
1980
The Naked Wanderer
The Naked Wanderer
1h 42min
2019
Spud 3: Learning to Fly
Spud 3: Learning to Fly
1h 29min
2014
The Last Impresario
The Last Impresario
1h 25min
2013
God Loves Caviar
God Loves Caviar
1h 39min
2012
The Secret Policeman's Private Parts
The Secret Policeman's Private Parts
R
1h 17min
1984
Father Christmas Is Back
Father Christmas Is Back
PG-13
1h 46min
2021
The Very Excellent Mr. Dundee
The Very Excellent Mr. Dundee
PG-13
1h 28min
2020
Arctic Dogs
Arctic Dogs
PG
1h 33min
2019
A...holes: A Theory
A...holes: 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 2: The Madness Continues
Spud 2: The Madness Continues
1h 31min
2013
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
The Big Year
The Big Year
PG
1h 40min
2011
Mini Adventures of Winnie the Pooh
Mini Adventures of Winnie the Pooh
2011
Spud
Spud
1h 44min
2010

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