History Creator / JohnCleese

4th Dec '16 1:42:40 AM Xtifr
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'''John Marwood Cleese''' (October 27, 1939-) is a British actor. He is most famous for his work in ''Creator/MontyPython'', where he often played authority figures and yelled a lot. His leaving the show before the fourth season is widely seen to be the moment when it JumpedTheShark. Beyond that, he, along with his then-wife Connie Booth, created and starred in ''Series/FawltyTowers'', co-wrote and starred in ''Film/AFishCalledWanda'', helped write a ''Franchise/{{Superman}}'' Film/{{Elseworld}}, made cameo appearances all over the place, and gave a [[PrecisionFStrike rather famous]] eulogy to friend and fellow Pythonite Creator/GrahamChapman.

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'''John John Marwood Cleese''' Cleese (October 27, 1939-) is a British actor. He is most famous for his work in ''Creator/MontyPython'', where he often played authority figures and yelled a lot. His leaving the show before the fourth season is widely seen to be the moment when it JumpedTheShark. Beyond that, he, along with his then-wife Connie Booth, created and starred in ''Series/FawltyTowers'', co-wrote and starred in ''Film/AFishCalledWanda'', helped write a ''Franchise/{{Superman}}'' Film/{{Elseworld}}, made cameo appearances all over the place, and gave a [[PrecisionFStrike rather famous]] eulogy to friend and fellow Pythonite Creator/GrahamChapman.
7th Oct '16 9:43:09 AM Dribbleondo
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* ''VideoGame/Payday2'': Aldstone the Butler (voice and likeness).
11th Sep '16 3:07:35 PM CumbersomeTercel
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* ''Series/DoctorWho'': Appeared as himself in the episode ''Recap/DoctorWhoS17E2CityOfDeath''.

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* ''Series/DoctorWho'': Appeared as himself in the episode ''Recap/DoctorWhoS17E2CityOfDeath''.[[Recap/DoctorWhoS17E2CityOfDeath City of Death]].
30th Aug '16 10:03:14 PM darkknight109
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* StepfordSmiler: Turned his eulogy of Graham Chapman into an irreverent roast (including the famous line "Good riddance to him, the freeloading bastard, I hope he fries.") However, those close to Cleese would later comment that he was deeply bereaved by Chapman's death, to the point where he needed to be escorted out of Chapman's hospital room by physicians when Chapman passed away.
30th Aug '16 12:00:03 AM Green_lantern40
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Long established career aside, millenials likely know of him simply for portraying Nearly Headless Nick in the ''Film/HarryPotter'' films.

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Long established career aside, millenials younger generations likely know of him simply for portraying Nearly Headless Nick in the first two ''Film/HarryPotter'' films.
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Started [[https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCp5Sz0Iwjpz6Hh9bgbXoyaA his own YouTube channel]] in July 2016.
5th May '16 3:59:23 PM Adeon
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* A [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=euMIjKnvJXY&list=PL13A65492BC0A4B8B series]] of adverts for Compaq computers in the 80's where he [[AdamWesting portrays himself]] as being completely uninformed about what he is advertising and computers in general and OnlyInItForTheMoney.
20th Apr '16 6:04:07 AM TheOneWhoTropes
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'''John Marwood Cleese''' (October 27, 1939-) is a British actor. He is most famous for his work in ''Creator/MontyPython'', where he often played authority figures and yelled a lot. His leaving the show before the fourth season is widely seen to be the moment when it JumpedTheShark. Beyond that, he, along with his then-wife Connie Booth, created and starred in ''Series/FawltyTowers'', co-wrote and starred in ''Film/AFishCalledWanda'', helped write a ''Franchise/{{Superman}}'' Film/{{Elseworld}}, [[HeyItsThatGuy made cameo appearances all over the place]], and gave a [[PrecisionFStrike rather famous]] eulogy to friend and fellow Pythonite Creator/GrahamChapman.

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'''John Marwood Cleese''' (October 27, 1939-) is a British actor. He is most famous for his work in ''Creator/MontyPython'', where he often played authority figures and yelled a lot. His leaving the show before the fourth season is widely seen to be the moment when it JumpedTheShark. Beyond that, he, along with his then-wife Connie Booth, created and starred in ''Series/FawltyTowers'', co-wrote and starred in ''Film/AFishCalledWanda'', helped write a ''Franchise/{{Superman}}'' Film/{{Elseworld}}, [[HeyItsThatGuy made cameo appearances all over the place]], place, and gave a [[PrecisionFStrike rather famous]] eulogy to friend and fellow Pythonite Creator/GrahamChapman.
1st Mar '16 1:19:00 PM Andre
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* ''Disney/Planes'': Bulldog (voice)

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* ''Disney/Planes'': ''Disney/{{Planes}}'': Bulldog (voice)
1st Mar '16 1:17:55 PM Andre
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* ''Disney/Planes'': Bulldog (voice)
13th Feb '16 9:26:39 AM SvartiKotturinn
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