John Cleese


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  • Birth Name: John Marwood Cleese
  • Birth Place: Weston-super-Mare, England
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 10/27/1939, Scorpio
  • Profession: Actor; writer
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VIDEO: November 5, 2014 - John Cleese

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November 5, 2014 - John Cleese
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Length: 18:56:04
Aired: 11/5/2014

Actor and comedian John Cleese stops by the show to talk about his book "So Anyway..." watch

VIDEO: Nov 21, 2014

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Nov 21, 2014
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Length: 56:00
Aired: 11/21/2014

Guests: John Cleese, Seth Rogen, Chrystia Freeland, Chris Matthews, Roland Martin. watch

VIDEO: Real Time with Bill Maher 337 (HBO)

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Length: 55:59
Aired: 11/21/2014

Ends 11/20/15. Guests: John Cleese, Seth Rogen, Chrystia Freeland, Chris Matthews, Roland Martin. watch


A Liar's Autobiography: The Untrue Sto
Pluto Nash Scene: We're Hoping To Get
Winnie The Pooh: Pooh's Note
Monty Python's Flying Circus: Eric Idl

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Year Title Description
2013 Planes Movie, Actor - Bulldog
2012 A Liar's Autobiography Movie, Actor
2011 The Big Year Movie, Actor - Historical Montage Narrator
2011 Winnie The Pooh Movie, Actor - Narrator
2010 Shrek Forever After Movie, Actor - King [Voice]

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Top Videos: Freak Show Tackles Fiona Apple, Jason Biggs Pees on Chelsea Handler, Brad Pitt Breakdances

This week, Taylor Swift defended her cat Olivia Benson against insults from John Cleese, and Kansas City native Paul Rudd celebrated the Royals winning the ALCS and securing a spot in the World Series. Brad Pitt and Jimmy Fallon breakdanced (brokedanced?), and American Horror Story: Freak Show gave us the creepiest duet of all time. Also, Chelsea Handler remembered the time Jason Biggs peed on her. (No, really.) Check out those clips and more in our weekly roundup of the best online videos:

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Monty Python to Reunite on Stage for the First Time in 30 Years

Let the silly walks commence! Monty Python is reuniting for the first time in 30 years, the BBC reports. read more

Veteran Broadcaster David Frost Dies at 74

Veteran British broadcaster David Frost, who was famous for his interviews with former PresidentRichard Nixon, has died, his family told the BBCHe was 74.

Frost suffered from a suspected heart attack on Saturday night while aboard the Queen Elizabeth cruise ship where he was due to speak. "His family are devastated and ask for privacy at this difficult time," a rep for Frost's family said in a statement to the BBC.

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Keck's Exclusives: John Cleese Visits NBC's Whitney

Whitney Cummings is seeking psychological treatment from John Cleese. The Monty Python alum, whose rare TV appearances have been limited to episodes of Will & Grace and Third Rock From the Sun, will guest star in a February episode of NBC's Whitney as a... read more

SAG Awards Top Moments: Why Was Natalie Portman's Acceptance Speech Censored?

Here are our top moments of the 2011 Screen Actors Guild Awards:

10. Most Nurturing: "It shouldn't be called the SAG award, it should be called the Uplifting Award," The King's Speech actor Geoffrey Rush says on behalf of the cast, before giving nods to the movie's supporting actors, including his on-screen family and Freya Wilson, who played the young future Queen Elizabeth. His SAG family must be very proud.

9. The Kanye West Memorial Award: Has someone been enjoying a little post-Prohibition tipple? A spacey, dark-lipped Paz de la Huerta commandeers the mic after Steve Buscemi's speech for Boardwalk Empire's drama ensemble win, to thank the people on her own list.

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