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John Marwood Cleese was born in Weston-super-Mare in 1939 and educated at Clifton College and at Cambridge. He achieved his first big success in the West End and as a scriptwriter and performer on The Frost Report. He went on to co-found the legendary Monty Python comedy troupe, writing and performing in the first three TV series and in Monty Python films that include Monty Python and the Holy Grail and Life of Brian. In the mid-1970s, John Cleese and his first wife, Connie Booth, co-wrote and starred in the now-classic sitcom, Fawlty Towers. Later, he wrote and co-starred in A Fish Called Wanda and Fierce Creatures. He has appeared in many other films, from James Bond to Harry Potter to Shrek, and has guest-starred in TV shows that have included 3rd Rock from the Sun, Will & Grace and Entourage. He lives in London.

Featured Books, with extracts, by John Cleese

So, Anyway... The Autobiography by John Cleese
So, Anyway... The Autobiography
John Cleese
The long-awaited autobiography from John Cleese, co-founder of Monty Python and star of Fawlty Towers. How John Marwood Cleese left Weston-super-Mare and conquered the world of comedy with many digressions along the way. ~ Sue Baker Like for...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/06/2015
So, Anyway... by John Cleese
So, Anyway...
John Cleese
The long-awaited autobiography from John Cleese, co-founder of Monty Python and star of Fawlty Towers. How John Marwood Cleese left Weston-super-Mare and conquered the world of comedy with many digressions along the way. Like for Like Reading The...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/01/1970

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