John Cleese

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John Marwood Cleese (born 27 October 1939) is an English actor, comedian, writer and film producer. He achieved success at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, and as a scriptwriter and performer on The Frost Report. In the late 1960s he became a member of Monty Python, the comedy troupe responsible for the sketch show Monty Python's Flying Circus and the four Monty Python films: And Now for Something Completely Different, Holy Grail, Life of Brian and The Meaning of Life. In the mid 1970s, Cleese and his first wife Connie Booth, co-wrote and starred in the British sitcom Fawlty Towers. Later, he co-starred with Kevin Kline, Jamie Lee Curtis and former Python colleague Michael Palin in A Fish Called Wanda and Fierce Creatures. He also starred in Clockwise, and has appeared in many other films, including two James Bond films, two Harry Potter films, and three Shrek films. With Yes Minister writer Antony Jay he co-founded the production company Video Arts, responsible for making entertaining training films. Description above from the Wikipedia article John Cleese, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia

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Weston-Super-Mare, Somerset, England, UK



CharacterMovie / TV ShowGenresReleaseRating
Professor BarnhardtThe Day the Earth Stood Still54% · 1,953
Mr. MundayCharlie's Angels: Full Throttle54% · 1,861
QDie Another Day59% · 2,047
Nicholas de Mimsy-PorpingtonHarry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets77% · 13,087
Nearly Headless NickHarry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone78% · 15,497
Donald P. SinclairRat Race61% · 1,007
RThe World Is Not Enough62% · 1,604
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