Barry Humphries

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John Barry Humphries, is an Australian comedian, actor, satirist, artist, and author. He is best known for writing and playing his on-stage and television alter egos Dame Edna Everage and Sir Les Patterson. He is also a film producer and script writer, a star of London's West End musical theatre, an award-winning writer, and an accomplished landscape painter. read more

John Barry Humphries, is an Australian comedian, actor, satirist, artist, and author. He is best known for writing and playing his on-stage and television alter egos Dame Edna Everage and Sir Les Patterson. He is also a film producer and script writer, a star of London's West End musical theatre, an award-winning writer, and an accomplished landscape painter. For his delivery of dadaist and absurdist humour to millions, biographer Anne Pender described Humphries in 2010 as not only "the most significant theatrical figure of our time … [but] the most significant comedian to emerge since Charlie Chaplin".

Birth Name

John Barry Humphries

Born

Saturday, 17 February 1934

Actor Filmography

Standing Up for Sunny Self / Barry Humphries 2020
Magical Land of Oz Self - Narrator 2019
Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie Dame Edna 2016
Dragged Dame Edna 2016
Blinky Bill The Movie Wombo (voice) 2015
Stop Laughing... this is serious Himself 2015
The Last Impresario Himself - Interviewee 2014
Jack Irish: Dead Point Justice Logan 2014
Justin and the Knights of Valour Braulio 2013
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey Great Goblin 2012
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

Standing Up for Sunny Self / Barry Humphries 2020
Magical Land of Oz Self - Narrator 2019
Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie Dame Edna 2016
Dragged Dame Edna 2016
Blinky Bill The Movie Wombo (voice) 2015
Stop Laughing... this is serious Himself 2015
The Last Impresario Himself - Interviewee 2014
Jack Irish: Dead Point Justice Logan 2014
Justin and the Knights of Valour Braulio 2013
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey Great Goblin 2012
Kath & Kimderella Dame Edna 2012
The Jonathan Ross Show Self (as Dame Edna Everidge) 2011
Chickens Headmaster 2011
Billy T: Te Movie (archive footage) 2011
The Bolt Report Self (archive footage), Sir Les Patterson 2011
Adam Hills in Gordon St Tonight Himself 2011
Bubble Guppies 2011
The Talk Self (as Dame Edna) 2010
The Rob Brydon Show Dame Edna Everage (as Dame Edna Everage) 2010
Alan Carr: Chatty Man Himself 2009
Salvation Client 2009
Mary And Max Narrator 2009
Not Quite Hollywood: The Wild, Untold Story of Ozploitation! Himself 2008
Q&A Self - Panellist, Australian Writer, Satirist and Actor 2008
100 Greatest Stand-Ups Himself (as Dame Edna Everage and Les Patterson) 2007
The Dame Edna Treatment Dame Edna Everage, Dame Edna Everage / Sir Les Patterson 2007
The Graham Norton Show Dame Edna Everage (archive footage) (as Dame Edna Everage), Dame Edna Everage (as Dame Edna Everage) 2007
The One Show Dame Edna Everage (as Dame Edna Everage) 2006
Da Kath & Kim Code John Monk 2005
20 to 1 Dame Edna Everage (archive footage) 2005
Spicks and Specks Dame Edna 2005
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson Himself (as Dame Edna), Dame Edna - Excerpt Reader 2005
The Paul O'Grady Show Himself (as Dame Edna Everage) 2004
Dancing with the Stars (AUSTRALIA) Dame Edna Everage - Guest 2004
The Tony Danza Show Dame Edna 2004
QI Self (archive footage), Self 2003
Finding Nemo Bruce (voice) 2003
Micallef Tonight Himself 2003
Enough Rope With Andrew Denton Himself 2003
Nicholas Nickleby Mr. Leadville (as Dame Edna Everage) 2002
Friday Night with Jonathan Ross Dame Edna Everage 2001
Loose Women Dame Edna Everage, Himself 1999
The Roseanne Show Dame Edna Everage 1998
Welcome to Woop Woop Blind Wally 1998
Spice World Kevin McMaxford 1997
Pterodactyl Woman From Beverly Hills Manager 1997
Ally McBeal Claire Otoms 1997
The Leading Man Humphrey Beal 1996
Napoleon Kangaroo (voice) (as Dame Edna Everage) 1995
Immortal Beloved Clemens Metternich 1995
Century of Cinema Aunt Edna Everage (archive footage) 1995
Late Night with Conan O'Brien Himself 1993
Vicki! Dame Edna Everage 1992
Dame Edna's Hollywood Dame Edna Everage 1991
Howling III Dame Edna Everage (Academy Award presenter) 1987
The Dame Edna Experience Dame Edna Everage 1987
Les Patterson Saves The World Dame Edna Everage) 1987
American Masters Herself 1986
The Secret Policeman's Other Ball Himself - Various Roles 1982
Shock Treatment Bert Schnick 1981
Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band Dame Edna Everage - Our Guests at Heartland (as Dame Edna Everage) 1978
The South Bank Show Self 1978
The Getting of Wisdom Rev. Strachey 1977
Pleasure at Her Majesty's Edna Everage 1976
Side by Side Rodney 1975
Saturday Night Live Dame Edna Everage 1975
Arena Himself (archive footage) 1975
The Great Macarthy Col Ball-Miller 1975
Barry McKenzie Holds His Own Edna Everage 1974
It's Not the Size That Counts Australian TV Lady 1974
The Adventures of Barry McKenzie Aunt Edna Everage 1972
Parkinson Dame Edna Everage 1971
The Bliss Of Mrs. Blossom Art dealer 1968
Bedazzled Envy 1967
Not Only... But Also Himself, In 'Poets Cornered' 1965
The Wednesday Play 1964
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Herself - Guest (as Dame Edna Everidge), Herself (as Dame Edna Everidge) 1962
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