Eric Idle

Actor · Writer · Director
IVA Star Rating : 72
Eric Idle is an English comedian, actor, author, and musician. Idle is a former member of the British surreal comedy group Monty Python, a member of the parody rock band The Rutles, and the writer, for the music and lyrics, of the Broadway musical Spamalot.

Eric Idle is an English comedian, actor, author, and musician. Idle is a former member of the British surreal comedy group Monty Python, a member of the parody rock band The Rutles, and the writer, for the music and lyrics, of the Broadway musical Spamalot.

Born

Monday, 29 March 1943

Actor Filmography

An Accidental Studio Himself (archive footage) / Self - Monty Python 2019
Robin Williams: Come Inside My Mind Himself 2018
The Late Show with Stephen Colbert Self 2015
Absolutely Anything Salubrious Gat (voice) 2015
The Late Late Show with James Corden Himself 2015
Monty Python: The Meaning of Live Himself 2014
Monty Python Live (Mostly) Mr. Bun 2014
Billy Connolly's Big Send Off Himself 2014
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Self - Monty Python 2014
Off Camera with Sam Jones Self 2014
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

An Accidental Studio Himself (archive footage) / Self - Monty Python 2019
Robin Williams: Come Inside My Mind Himself 2018
The Late Show with Stephen Colbert Self 2015
Absolutely Anything Salubrious Gat (voice) 2015
The Late Late Show with James Corden Himself 2015
Monty Python: The Meaning of Live Himself 2014
Monty Python Live (Mostly) Mr. Bun 2014
Billy Connolly's Big Send Off Himself 2014
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Self - Monty Python 2014
Off Camera with Sam Jones Self 2014
The Meaning of Monty Python Himself 2013
Broadway Musicals: A Jewish Legacy Himself 2013
What About Dick? Piano 2012
Mr Blue Sky: The Story of Jeff Lynne & ELO Himself 2012
A Liar's Autobiography: The Untrue Story Of Monty Python's Graham Chapman Himself 2012
London 2012 Olympic Closing Ceremony: A Symphony of British Music Himself 2012
Brand X with Russell Brand Himself - Guest 2012
The Secret Policeman's Ball Himself 2012
Stargazing Live: Back to Earth Himself 2012
Inside Comedy Himself 2012
George Harrison: Living In The Material World Himself 2011
Rove LA Himself 2011
The Jonathan Ross Show Self - Guest 2011
Conan Himself - Guest 2010
Who Is Harry Nilsson (And Why Is Everybody Talkin' About Him?) Himself / Singer 2010
Not the Messiah: He's a Very Naughty Boy Ben 2010
Monty Python: Almost the Truth - The Lawyer's Cut Himself 2009
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon Himself 2009
Delgo Spig (voice) 2008
The Madness and Misadventures of Munchausen Himself - 'Berthold' 2008
Shrek the Third Merlin (voice) 2007
Hitler: The Comedy Years Mr. Johnson 2007
The Graham Norton Show Self - Guest, Self 2007
The Secret Life of Brian Himself 2007
The One Show Himself - Guest 2006
Monty Python's Personal Best Himself 2006
The Aristocrats Himself 2005
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson Himself, Himself - Absolutely Anything 2005
The Nutcracker and The Mouseking Drosselmeier (voice) 2004
Super Robot Monkey Team Hyperforce Go! Scrapperton 2004
The Tony Danza Show Himself 2004
The Soup Himself - Guest 2004
Ella Enchanted Narrator 2004
Christmas Vacation 2: Cousin Eddie's Island Adventure English Victim 2003
Concert for George Himself / First Barber / Mountie 2003
The Meaning of Making 'The Meaning of Life' Himself 2003
Hollywood Homicide Celebrity 2003
Imagine Self 2003
Comedy Connections Himself 2003
Real Time with Bill Maher Self, Self - Guest 2003
Jimmy Kimmel Live! Himself 2003
Pinocchio Medoro (voice: English version) 2002
The Scream Team Coffin Ed 2002
Timeshift Himself - Monty Python (archive footage) 2002
Peter Cook At a Slight Angle to the Universe 2002
The Rutles 2: Can't Buy Me Lunch Lady Beth Mouse-Peddler 2002
House of Mouse Pluto Angel 2001
Monty Python & the Holy Grail in Lego 2001
102 Dalmatians Waddlesworth (voice) 2000
Buzz Lightyear of Star Command Guzelian 2000
The Martin Short Show Himself 1999
Dudley Do-Right Prospector 1999
South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut Dr. Vosknocker (voice) 1999
Mickey Mouse Works Pluto Angel (voice) 1999
Pirates: 3D Show Pierre 1999
Hercules: Zero to Hero Parenthesis (voice) 1999
The Secret of NIMH 2: Timmy to the Rescue Evil Martin (voice) 1998
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer Slyly (voice) 1998
Hercules Mr. Parentheses, Parenthesis, (voice), School Master 1998
Sin City Spectacular Himself 1998
Quest for Camelot Devon (voice) 1998
Monty Python's Flying Circus: Live at Aspen Himself / Various Roles 1998
An Alan Smithee Film: Burn Hollywood Burn Alan Smithee 1998
Recess Galileo (voice), Galileo 1997
Mr. Toad's Wild Ride Rat 1996
Suddenly Susan Ian Maxtone-Graham 1996
The Daily Show Self 1996
Saturday Night Special Himself - Guest 1996
MADtv Zookeeper 1995
Pinky and the Brain Pinky's Mom / Pinky's Dad 1995
Casper Dibbs 1995
Honey, I Shrunk the Audience Dr. Nigel Channing 1994
The Angry Beavers Spanque 1994
Dennis Miller Live Himself 1994
Frasier Chuck 1993
Late Night with Conan O'Brien Himself 1993
Splitting Heirs Tommy Butterfly Rainbow Peace Patel 1993
Mom And Dad Save The World King Raff 1992
HBO First Look Himself 1992
Missing Pieces Wendel 1992
Too Much Sun Sonny 1991
Nuns On The Run Flight Attendant #1 (as Eric Idle) (as Brian Hope) 1990
One Foot in the Grave The voice of 1990
The Simpsons Declan Desmond 1989
Parrot Sketch Not Included: Twenty Years of Monty Python Himself (cameo) 1989
How To Get Ahead In Advertising Male Love Bird (voice) (uncredited) 1989
Around the World in 80 Days Jean Passepartout 1989
Nearly Departed Grant Pritchard, Grant Pritchard / Millie Pritchard 1989
The Adventures Of Baron Munchausen Berthold 1988
Going Live! Himself 1987
The Mikado Ko-Ko 1987
The Transformers: The Movie Wreck-Gar 1986
National Lampoon's European Vacation The Bike Rider 1985
Yellowbeard Commander Clement 1983
The Meaning of Life Noël Coward 1983
The Crimson Permanent Assurance Gunther (uncredited) 1983
Faerie Tale Theatre Narrator, The Pied Piper / Robert Browning 1982
Monty Python Live at the Hollywood Bowl Lumberjack 1982
Steve Martin's Best Show Ever Reporter 1981
Monty Python's Life of Brian Lead Singer Crucifee 1979
The Pythons Himself 1979
The Rutles: All You Need Is Cash Stanley J. Krammerhead III, Jr. 1978
The South Bank Show Himself, Rutles Narrator 1978
Laverne & Shirley Derek DeWoods 1976
Side by Side Himself 1975
Saturday Night Live Various / Self - Host, David Frost / Various / Self - Host, Self 1975
Arena Himself, Bus Passenger (archive footage) 1975
Monty Python And The Holy Grail Brother Maynard 1975
The Dean Martin Comedy World Himself 1974
The Midnight Special Himself 1972
Monty Python's Fliegender Zirkus Spectator, Torch Runner / Farmer with dog / Shakespearean Expert / Woodcutter's Wife / Rapist / Abe Seagull / Sven Bordlander / Lunais' Mother / Albrecht Dürer / Golden Post Waiter 1972
And Now for Something Completely Different Accountant #1 (falling past the window) 1971
Euroshow 71 Various (as Montypython Flyingcircus) 1971
Monty Python's Flying Circus Various, Voice Over #2, William Shakespeare, Window Cleaner, Adrian, Archbishop Arthur Nudge, Arthur Name, Chris Quinn / John Keats, Clerk, Eddie Waring, Encyclopedia salesman, Eurovision Girl, Fairy, Hell's Grannies reporter, Jack, Man at Not at All Naughty Chemist's, Maurice Zatapathique, Milkman Psychiatrist, Miss Rita Fairbanks, Mr. Badger, Mr. Bun, Mr. Smoke-Too-Much, Narrator, Newsreader, Norman Nudge, 'Spot the Loony Presenter, Squatter, Tennis commentator, Theatre Critic for the 'Bath Chronicle, Third Writer, Uncle Tom / Compere / First Groupie / Wains Cotting Woman / Professor / Cyril / Old Idiot / Third Old Idiot / Brian, Various Roles 1969
Do Not Adjust Your Set Various Characters, Various 1967
At Last the 1948 Show Beethoven patient, End of row opera patron 1967
Alice in Wonderland Young Man (uncredited) 1966
Jeopardy! Himself - Celebrity Contestant 1964
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Himself - Guest 1962
This Is Your Life Himself 1955

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