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John Cleese

John Cleese
  • Career: Actor
  • Top celebrities: 1378
  • BirthDate: 1939, 27 of October , Weston-Super-Mare, Somerset, England, UK
  • Spouse: Alyce Faye Eichelberger (28 December 1992 - January 2008) (divorced), Barbara Trentham (15 February 1981 - 10 October 1990) (divorced) 1 child, Connie Booth (20 February 1968 - 1 August 1978) (divorced) 1 child
  • Zodiac sign: Scorpio
  • Facts of life

    He was born on 27, October 1939, in the Weston-Super-Mare at England. John Cleese was born in the family of the modest which means that his father being the insurance salesman; however he was on the other hand sent for studying in the private schools to procure good and high level of education. Here he often was tormented for height, as he had already reached the height of about six feet by age of 12, and sooner or later he revealed that being humorous can deflect the aggressive behavior in many others. He certainly loved humor and so he used to collect the jokes, and, similar to various young Britons who grow up being the comedians, was also devoted to show of radio comedy, "The Goon Show," featuring the fabulous Peter Sellers, Harry Secombe and Spike Milligan. There is no doubt that John Cleese performed well in academics as well as in sports.

  • Awards: Nominated Oscar - 1989 for "Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen for:A Fish Called Wanda (1988). Shared with: Charles Crichton (story)"
    Won TV Prize - 1991 for "Best Foreign TV Personality - Male (Bästa utländska man)"
    Won BAFTA Film Award - 1989 for "Best Actor for:A Fish Called Wanda (1988)."
    Won BAFTA TV Award - 1980 for "Best Light Entertainment Performance for:"Fawlty Towers" (1975)."
    Nominated BAFTA TV Award - 1976 for "Best Light Entertainment Performance for:"Fawlty Towers" (1975)."
    Nominated BAFTA TV Award - 1971 for "Best Light Entertainment Performance for:"Monty Python's Flying Circus" (1969)."
    Nominated BAFTA TV Award - 1970 for "Best Light Entertainment Personality for:"Monty Python's Flying Circus" (1969)."
    Won Sir Peter Ustinov Award - 2002 for ""
    Nominated Video Premiere Award - 2001 for "Best Audio Commentary for:Monty Python and the Holy Grail (1975). Shared with: Eric Idle Michael Palin (Columbia TriStar)."
    Won David - 1989 for "Best Foreign Screenplay (Migliore Sceneggiatura Straniera) for:A Fish Called Wanda (1988)."
    Nominated Edgar - 1989 for "Best Motion Picture for:A Fish Called Wanda (1988)."
    Nominated Emmy - 2004 for "Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series for:"Will & Grace" (1998). (NBC). For playing "Lyle Finster""
    Nominated Emmy - 2002 for "Outstanding Non-Fiction Special (Informational) for:"The Human Face" (2001). Shared with: Michael J. Mosley (executive producer) Nicholas Rossiter (executive producer) Nancy Lavin (executive producer) Sally George (producer) Sharon Gillooly (producer) James Erskine (producer/director) David Stewart (producer/director) (TLC)."
    Nominated Emmy - 1998 for "Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series for:"Hinterm Mond gleich links" (1996). (NBC). For playing "Dr. Neesam". For episode "Dick And The Other Guy"."
    Won Emmy - 1987 for "Outstanding Guest Performer in a Comedy Series for:"Cheers" (1982). (NBC). For playing "Dr. Simon Finch-Royce". For episode "Simon Says"."
    Won Peter Sellers Award for Comedy - 1987 for "for:Clockwise (1986)."
    Nominated Golden Globe - 1989 for "Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy/Musical for:A Fish Called Wanda (1988)."
    Won European Silver Ribbon - 1989 for "for:A Fish Called Wanda (1988)."
    Nominated PFCS Award - 2003 for "Best Acting Ensemble for:Harry Potter und die Kammer des Schreckens (2002). Shared with: Kenneth Branagh Robbie Coltrane Warwick Davis Richard Griffiths Rupert Grint Richard Harris Jason Isaacs Daniel Radcliffe Alan Rickman Fiona Shaw Maggie Smith Julie Walters Emma Watson"
    Nominated VES Award - 2008 for "Outstanding Animated Character in an Animated Motion Picture for:Shrek der Dritte (2007). Shared with: Guillaume Aretos Tim Cheung Sean Mahoney For "King Harold"."
    Nominated WGA Award (Screen) - 1989 for "Best Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen for:A Fish Called Wanda (1988). Shared with: Charles Crichton"
  • Position in top best awards winner: 693
  • Films with John Cleese: John Cleese: The Alimony Tour - 2011
    Just for Laughs - 2009
    The Art of Football from A to Z - 2006
    Wine for the Confused - 2004
    Education Tips No. 41: Choosing a Really Expensive School - 2003
    Eric Idle: Exploits Monty Python - 2002
    Monty Python Live - 2001
    Comedy Masterclass - 2001
    We Know Where You Live - 2001
    The Human Face - 2001
    Python Night: 30 Years of Monty Python - 1999
    Fierce Creatures - 1997
    Monty Python & the Quest for the Holy Grail - 1996
    Look at the State We're In! - 1995
    Grime Goes Green: Your Business and the Environment - 1990
    Parrot Sketch Not Included: Twenty Years of Monty Python - 1989
    A Fish Called Wanda - 1988
    Comic Relief - 1986/II
    The Meaning of Life - 1983
    Monty Python Live at the Hollywood Bowl - 1982
    Giroblauw met John Cleese - 1981
    Fawlty Towers - 1975-1979
    Life of Brian - 1979
    The Strange Case of the End of Civilization as We Know It - 1977
    The Mermaid Frolics - 1977
    The Muppet Show - 1977
    The Two Ronnies - 1971-1976
    Meetings, Bloody Meetings - 1976
    I'll Think About It - 1975
    How Not to Exhibit Yourself - 1975
    It's Alright, It's Only a Customer - 1975
    The Competitive Spirit - 1975
    Who Sold You This, Then? - 1975
    Monty Python and the Holy Grail - 1975
    More Akward Customers - 1975
    Awkward Customers - 1975
    The Meeting of Minds - 1975
    In Two Minds - 1975
    Monty Python's Flying Circus - 1969-1974
    Man Hunt - 1974
    Romance with a Double Bass - 1974
    Rentadick - 1972
    And Now for Something Completely Different - 1971
    Doctor at Large - 1971
    The Ronnie Barker Yearbook - 1971
    Six Dates with Barker - 1971
    Monty Python's Fliegender Zirkus - 1971
    The Rise and Rise of Michael Rimmer - 1970
    The Magic Christian - 1969
    Doctor in the House - 1969
    Marty - 1968-1969
    How to Irritate People - 1969
    Broaden Your Mind - 1968
    BBC Show of the Week - 1968
    The Frost Report - 1966-1967
    At Last the 1948 Show - 1967
    That Was the Week That Was - 1962-1963
    The Meaning of High Art - 2013
    Absolutely Anything - 2012
    God Loves Caviar - 2012
    A Liar's Autobiography - The Untrue Story of Monty Python's Graham Chapman - 2011
    Whitney - 2012
    Beethoven's Christmas Adventure - 2011
    The Big Year - 2011
    Winnie the Pooh - 2011
    Spud - 2010
    Fable III - 2010
    Shrek Forever After - 2010
    Change for the Oceans - 2010
    Planet 51 - 2009
    The Pink Panther 2 - 2009
    The Day the Earth Stood Still - 2008
    Igor - 2008
    Shrek the Third - 2007
    Charlotte's Web - 2006
    L'entente cordiale - 2006
    Man About Town - 2006
    Complete Guide to Guys - 2005
    Jade Empire - 2005
    Mickey's Around the World in 80 Days - 2005
    Valiant - 2005
    Around the World in 80 Days - 2004
    Shrek 2 - 2004
    Will & Grace - 2003-2004
    Time Troopers - 2004
    James Bond 007: Everything or Nothing - 2003
    George of the Jungle 2 - 2003
    Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle - 2003
    Scorched - 2003/I
    Die Another Day - 2002
    House of Mouse - 2002
    Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets - 2002
    Pinocchio - 2002
    The Adventures of Pluto Nash - 2002
    My Adventures in Television - 2002
    Mickey's House of Villains - 2001
    Mickey's Magical Christmas: Snowed in at the House of Mouse - 2001
    Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone - 2001
    Rat Race - 2001
    3rd Rock from the Sun - 1998-2001
    H.M.O. - 2001
    The Magic Pudding - 2000
    007 Racing - 2000
    Quantum Project - 2000
    Isn't She Great - 2000
    Rockstar - 2000
    The World Is Not Enough - 1999
    Casper & Mandrilaftalen - 1999
    The Out-of-Towners - 1999
    Parting Shots - 1999
    Starship Titanic - 1998
    George of the Jungle - 1997
    Monty Python's The Meaning of Life - 1997
    Mr. Toad's Wild Ride - 1996
    The Jungle Book - 1994
    The Swan Princess - 1994
    Frankenstein - 1994
    Last of the Summer Wine - 1993
    Splitting Heirs - 1993
    An American Tail: Fievel Goes West - 1991
    Bullseye! - 1990
    Erik the Viking - 1989
    The Big Picture - 1989
    Um Passo, Outro Passo e Depois... - 1989
    Baby Quark - 1987
    Cheers - 1987
    Quark and the Highway Robber - 1987
    Clockwise - 1986
    Silverado - 1985
    Budgeting - 1984
    Yellowbeard - 1983
    Privates on Parade - 1983
    Whoops Apocalypse - 1982
    Time Bandits - 1981
    The Great Muppet Caper - 1981
    The Taming of the Shrew - 1980
    Depreciation and Inflation - 1980
    Cost, Profit, and Break-Even - 1980
    Doctor Who - 1979
    Ripping Yarns - 1979
    To Norway, Home of Giants - 1979
    I'd Like a Word with You - 1979
    The Control of Working Capital - 1978
    Three Piece Suite - 1977
    The Balance Sheet Barrier - 1977
    Decisions, Decisions - 1975
    The Goodies - 1973
    Comedy Playhouse - 1973
    Monty Python's Flying Circus - 1969-1973
    Golf Etiquette - 1973
    The Love Ban - 1973
    Misleading Cases - 1971
    The Statue - 1971
    The Best House in London - 1969
    The Bliss of Mrs. Blossom - 1968
    Interlude - 1968/I
    The Avengers - 1968
    Pass It On: Coaching Skills for Managers - 2007
    The Helping Hand - 1990
    All Change - 1988
    The Importance of Mistakes - 1988
    Fairly Secret Army - 1984-1986
    Return on Investment - 1986
    More Bloody Meetings - 1984
    Perishing Solicitors - 1983
    The Secret Policeman's Other Ball - 1982
    You'll Soon Get the Hang of It - 1981
    Free to Choose - 1980
    The Secret Policeman's Ball - 1979
    How Am I Doing? - 1977
    The Unorganized Manager, Part Three: Lamentations - 1977
    The Unorganized Manager, Part Two: Salvation - 1977
    The Unorganized Manager, Part One: Damnation - 1977
    The Unorganized Manager, Part Four: Revelations - 1977
    Pleasure at Her Majesty's - 1976
    The Cold Call - 1976
    Can We Please Have That the Right Way Round? - 1976
    Will & Grace - 2004
    Mystery Science Theater 3000 - 1996
    Monty Python's Flying Circus - 1969
    Stranger Than Fiction - 2006
    Away from It All - 1979
    Colin & Brad: Two Man Group - 2011
    Special Collector's Edition - 2010
    The Secret Life of Brian - 2007
    Inside 'Die Another Day' - 2003
    Adam Hills in Gordon St Tonight - 2012
    Talkin' 'Bout Your Generation - 2012
    John Howard Davies: A Life in Comedy - 2012
    The Many Faces of... - 2011
    The ONE Show - 2011
    Comedy Britain - 2011
    Efter Tio - 2011
    Robins - 2010
    Entourage - 2010
    The Graham Norton Show - 2010
    Skavlan - 2010
    Life on Planet 51 - 2010
    Monty Python: Almost the Truth - Lawyers Cut - 2009
    Late Night with Jimmy Fallon - 2009
    Monty Python Almost the Truth Obligatory Making of Special - 2009
    Fawlty Exclusive: Basil's Best Bits - 2009
    Mitgefühl, Weisheit und Humor - 2009
    Fawlty Towers: Re-Opened - 2009
    Beyond a Joke - 2009
    The Bonnie Hunt Show - 2009
    Jimmy Kimmel Live! - 2009
    Batteries Not Included - 2008
    Loose Women - 2008
    The Seventh Python - 2008
    Legends - 2008
    The Frost Report Is Back - 2008
    Hannity & Colmes - 2008
    Behind the Director's Son's Cut - 2007
    More Boys Who Do Comedy - 2007
    Charlotte's Web: Some Voices - 2007
    Just for Laughs - 2006-2007
    Greatest Ever Comedy Movies - 2006
    The South Bank Show - 1986-2006
    Greatest Ever Blockbuster Movies - 2006
    Monty Python's Personal Best - 2006
    Fawlty Towers Revisited - 2005
    Return of the Goodies - 2005
    Dokument: Humor - 2005
    Avenue of the Stars: 50 Years of ITV - 2005
    Britain's 50 Greatest Comedy Sketches - 2005
    Comic Relief: Red Nose Night Live 05 - 2005
    Comedy Connections - 2005
    The Power of the Sun - 2005
    The Funny Blokes of British Comedy - 2005
    The Ultimate Film - 2004
    Meet the Cast of Shrek 2 - 2004
    2nd Irish Film and Television Awards - 2004
    Wetten, dass..? - 2004
    VH1 Goes Inside - 2004
    I Love '70s - 2004
    X-Play - 2004
    The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn - 2001-2004
    Ronnie Barker: A BAFTA Tribute - 2004
    Britain's Best Sitcom - 2004
    The Funny Ladies of British Comedy - 2004
    With Friends Like These - 2003
    The Meaning of Making 'The Meaning of Life' - 2003
    Stupidity - 2003
    Rove Live - 2003
    Comic Relief 2003: The Big Hair Do - 2003
    Something Fishy - 2003
    James Bond: A BAFTA Tribute - 2002
    Happy Anniversary Mr. Bond - 2002
    Shaken and Stirred on Ice - 2002
    Best Ever Bond - 2002
    Die Another Day: From Script to Screen - 2002
    Premiere Bond: Die Another Day - 2002
    E! True Hollywood Story - 2002
    2002 ABC World Stunt Awards - 2002
    Heroes of Comedy - 1997-2002
    Taking the Wheel - 2002
    MADtv - 1999-2001
    The Teaching Awards 2001 - 2001
    The Sketch Show Story - 2001
    Lemurs - 2001
    Parkinson - 1980-2001
    Comic Relief Short Pants - 2001
    Making 'Rat Race' - 2001
    Heroes for the Planet: A Tribute to National Geographic - 2001
    Clockwatching with Mr. Cleese - 2001
    From Spam to Sperm - 2000
    Night of a Thousand Shows - 2000
    Brigitte & Friends - 2000
    Now Pay Attention 007! - 2000
    Inside Q's Laboratory - 2000
    Edwurd Fudwupper Fibbed Big - 2000
    Mickey Mouse Works - 1999
    The Bond Cocktail - 1999
    John Cleese & Anders Lund Madsen - 1999
    The BFI London Imax Signature Film - 1999
    Laughter in the House: The Story of British Sitcom - 1999
    Comic Relief: The Record Breaker - 1999
    Steve Martin: Seriously Funny - 1999
    Pythonland - 1999
    The John Cleese Interview - 1998
    In the Wild - 1998
    Funny Women - 1998
    Kiss Me Kate - 1998
    Monty Python's Flying Circus: Live at Aspen - 1998
    Dennis Miller Live - 1998
    The Fine Art of Separating People from Their Money - 1998
    John Cleeses fornemmelse for humor - 1997
    Mundo VIP - 1997
    Lo + plus - 1997
    Sen kväll med Luuk - 1997
    TFI Friday - 1997
    The Daily Show with Jon Stewart - 1997
    Saturday Night Live - 1997
    Auntie's All-Time Greats - 1996
    Spike - 1996
    Late Show with David Letterman - 1995
    Charlie Rose - 1995
    What You Really Need to Know About... Ulcers: Gastric and Duodenal Peptic Ulcers - 1995
    The Unpleasant World of Penn & Teller - 1994
    The Making of Rudyard Kipling's 'The Jungle Book' - 1994
    Amnesty International's Big 30 - 1991
    Wogan - 1990
    Life of Python - 1990
    The Movie Life of George - 1989
    The Secret Policeman's Biggest Ball - 1989
    The 46th Annual Golden Globe Awards - 1989
    Lunettes noires pour nuits blanches - 1989
    Hysteria 2! - 1989
    Aspel & Company - 1986-1988
    Late Night with David Letterman - 1984-1988
    An Audience with Peter Ustinov - 1988
    The Grand Knockout Tournament - 1987
    The Secret Policeman's Third Ball - 1987
    Telephone Behaviour: The Power and the Perils - 1986
    $ucces Part One - 1986
    The Secret Policeman's Private Parts - 1984
    The Meaning of Monty Python's Meaning of Life - 1983
    Group Madness - 1983
    Peter Cook & Co. - 1980
    Friday Night, Saturday Morning - 1979
    Not the Nine O'Clock News - 1979
    Food, Wine & Friends - 1979/II
    Mad Dogs and Cricketers - 1979
    The Pythons: Somewhere in Tunisia, Circa A.D. 1979 - 1979
    Monty Python & the Holy Grail Location Report - 1974
    Sez Les - 1971-1974
    The Midnight Special - 1973-1974
    Jokers Wild - 1971
    The Two Ronnies - 1971
    Euroshow 71 - 1971
    The Goon Show - 1968
    Goodbye Again - 1968
    Dee Time - 1967
    The Ed Sullivan Show - 1964
    A Current Affair - 2006-2011
    Great TV Mistakes - 2010
    20 to 1 - 2010
    Today Tonight - 2009
    Live from Studio Five - 2009
    Loose Women - 2009
    Let Loose... The Very Best of 'Loose Women' - 2008
    Losing It: Griff Rhys Jones on Anger - 2008
    Comedy Connections - 2007-2008
    Morir de humor - 2008
    The Comedy Map of Britain - 2007-2008
    50 Greatest Comedy Catchphrases - 2008
    Hitler: The Comedy Years - 2007
    Room 101 - 2007
    What the Pythons Did Next... - 2007
    World of Robin Hood - 2006
    TV's 50 Greatest Stars - 2006
    Premiere Bond: Opening Nights - 2006
    ¿De qué te ríes? - 2006
    The Passion: Films, Faith & Fury - 2006
    The 50 Greatest Comedy Films - 2006
    80s - 2005
    Greatest TV Comedy Moments - 2005
    The Comedians' Comedian - 2005
    World's Funniest & Cleverest Commercials - 2004
    30 Years of 'Last of the Summer Wine' - 2003
    Have I Got News for You - 2001
    The 100 Greatest TV Characters - 2001
    The World Is Not Enough - 2000
    The Making of 'The World Is Not Enough' - 1999
    The Directors -
    And It's Goodnight from Him: The Very Best of Ronnie Barker - 1996
    Monty Python's Complete Waste of Time - 1994
    There Now Follows... - 1993
    Comic Relief: The Invasion of the Comic Tomatoes - 1993
    'Doctor Who': Thirty Years in the Tardis - 1993
    Funny Business - 1992
    Auntie's Bloomers - 1991
    Cheers - 1990
    Harry Måneskin - 1990
    Muppet Video: Gonzo Presents Muppet Weird Stuff - 1985
    The Dean Martin Comedy World - 1974
    Light Entertainment Killers - 1969
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