Cleese starred in and co-wrote (with director Charles Crichton) A Fish Called Wanda, one of the most successful British films of all time He then reunited the four stars of that film in 1996 to make Fierce Creatures.
Cleese's other film credits include The Great Muppet Caper, Time Bandits, Privates on Parade, Silverado, Clockwise, Terry Jones' Erik the Viking, Eric Idle's Splitting Heirs, Mary Shelley's Frankenstein, The Jungle Book and The Wind in the Willows.
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John Cleese Facts
|Birth Name||John Marwood Cleese|
|Birthday||October 27, 1939 (78)|
|Birthplace||Weston-Super-Mare, England, United Kingdom|
|Height||6' 5" (1m96) How tall is John Cleese compared to you?|
|Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone|
|A.C.O.R.N.S.: Operation Crackdown|
|Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets|
|Monty Python And The Holy Grail|
|Shrek Forever After|
|Shrek the Third|