John Marwood Cleese (born October 27, 1939) is an English actor, comedian, producer, screenwriter and singer. He is best known for being a longtime member of the comedy troupe Monty Python alongside Eric Idle, Terry Jones, Terry Gilliam, Michael Palin and the late Graham Chapman. He also co-wrote and starred in the BBC sitcom Fawlty Towers in which he played Basil Fawlty. He also starred in A Fish Called Wanda, Rat Race, Time Bandits and more.
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