Filmography of John Cleese

YearMovieCharacter
2018Arctic Justice: Thunder Squad(voice)
2017Albion: The Enchanted StallionGeneral Eeder
2016TrollsRoi Gristle (voice)
2016British Sitcom: 60 Years of Laughing at OurselvesBasil Fawlty (archive footage) (uncredited)
2015Absolutely AnythingChief Alien (voice)
2015Get SquirrelyMr. Bellwood (voice)
2014Spud 3: Learning to FlyThe Guv
2014Monty Python: The Meaning of LiveHimself
2014Over the Garden WallAdelaide
2014Monty Python Live (Mostly)Himself, others
2013PlanesBulldog (voice)
2013Spud 2: The Madness ContinuesThe Guv
2012Anatomy of a LiarHimself
2012God Loves CaviarMcCormick
2012A Liar's Autobiography: The Untrue Story of Monty Python's Graham ChapmanVarious (voice)
2011Beethoven's Christmas AdventureNarrator
2011Mickey's Magical Christmas: Snowed in at the House of MouseNarrator (segment 'The Nutcracker')
2011John Cleese - The Alimony Tour Live
2011Winnie the PoohNarrator
2010SpudMr. 'The Guv' Edly
2010Shrek Forever AfterKing (voice)
2009Planet 51Professor Kipple (voice)
2009Monty Python - Almost the Truth (The Lawyer's Cut)Himself
2009The Pink Panther 2Chief Inspector Dreyfus
2008The Day the Earth Stood StillProfessor Barnhardt
2008We Are Most AmusedMaster of Ceremonies
2008IgorDr. Glickenstein (voice)
2008The Seventh PythonHimself
2008Marty Feldman : Six Degrees of Seperation
2007Shrek the ThirdKing Harold (voice)
2007The Art of Football from A to ZHimself
2007The Secret Life of BrianHimself
2006Charlotte's WebSamuel the Sheep (voice)
2006L'entente cordialeLord Conrad
2006Man About TownDr. Primkin
2006Monty Python's Flying Circus - Graham Chapman's Personal BestVarious
2005Return of the GoodiesHimself
2005Fawlty Towers RevisitedHimself
2005The Complete Monty Python's Flying Circus 16-Ton Megaset
2005ValiantMercury (voice)
2005The Funny Blokes of British ComedyHimself
2004Remember the Secret Policeman's Ball?Himself
2004Wine for the ConfusedHimself
2004Around the World in 80 DaysGrizzled Sergeant
2004Shrek 2King (voice)
2003George of the Jungle 2Ape (voice)
2003Charlie's Angels: Full ThrottleMr. Munday
2003ScorchedCharles Merchant
2003Stupidityhimself
2002Die Another DayQ
2002Harry Potter and the Chamber of SecretsNearly Headless Nick
2002The Adventures of Pluto NashJames
2002Peter Cook At a Slight Angle to the Universe
2001Harry Potter and the Philosopher's StoneNearly Headless Nick
2001Mickey's House of VillainsNarrator (segment "Mickey's Mechanical House") (voice)
2001Rat RaceDonald P. Sinclair
2000The Magic PuddingAlbert, the Magic Pudding (voice)
2000Isn't She GreatHenry Marcus
1999The World Is Not EnoughR
1999Parting ShotsMaurice Walpole
1999The Out-of-TownersMr. Mersault
1997George of the JungleAn Ape Named 'Ape' (voice)
1997Fierce CreaturesRollo Lee
1996The Wind in the WillowsMr. Toad's Lawyer
1994The Jungle BookDr. Julien Plumford
1994The Swan PrincessJean-Bob (voice)
1994FrankensteinProf. Waldman
1993Splitting HeirsRaoul P. Shadgrind
1991An American Tail: Fievel Goes WestCat R. Waul (voice)
1991Amnesty International's Big 30Himself
1990Bullseye!Man on the Beach in Barbados Who Looks Like John Cleese
1990Life of PythonHimself / Various Roles (also archive footage)
1989Monty Python: Parrot Sketch Not IncludedHimself
1989Erik the VikingHalfdan the Black
1989The Big PictureBartender
1989The Secret Policeman’s Biggest BallHimself
1988A Fish Called WandaArchie Leach
1987Dragonslayer Quark
1987Baby Quark
1987Quark and the Highway Robber
1987The Grand Knockout TournamentHimself
1987The Secret Policeman’s Third BallJim Cleese
1986ClockwiseBrian Stimpson
1985SilveradoSheriff John T. Langston
1983YellowbeardHarvey 'Blind' Pew
1983The Meaning of LifeDiverse Rollen
1983Privates on ParadeMajor Giles Flack
1982The Secret Policeman's Other BallHimself - Various Roles
1982Monty Python Live at the Hollywood BowlVarious Roles
1981Time BanditsRobin Hood
1981The Great Muppet CaperNeville
1980The Taming of the ShrewPetruchio
1979The Secret Policeman's BallHimself - Various Roles
1979Doctor Who: City of DeathArt Gallery Visitor
1979Life of BrianArthur
1979The Pythons: Somewhere in Tunisia, Circa A.D. 1979Himself
1979Away from it AllNigel Farquhar-Bennett (Narrator)
1979To Norway, Home of GiantsNorman Fearless
1977The Strange Case of the End of Civilization as We Know ItSherlock Holmes
1976Pleasure at Her Majesty'sHimself
1975Monty Python and the Holy GrailSecond Swallow-Savvy Guard / The Black Knight / Peasant 3 / Sir Lancelot the Brave / Taunting French Guard / Tim the Enchanter
1974Romance with a Double BassSmychkov
1973The Love Ban
1971And Now for Something Completely DifferentAnnouncer / Hungarian Citizen / self - Defence Teacher / Sir George Head / Policeman / Interviewer / Mr. Praline / Second General / Christopher Columbus / Mungo the Cook / Bank Robber / Accountant #2 (falling past the window) / Vocational Guidance Counselor / Vivian Smith Smythe Smith / Mountie / Town Guild Lady
1971Euroshow 71Himself - Various (as Montypython Flyingcircus)
1971The StatueHarry
1971Monty Python's Fliegender ZirkusVarious Roles
1970The Rise and Rise of Michael RimmerPumer
1969The Magic ChristianDirector in Sotheby's
1969How to Irritate PeopleHimself - Various
1969The Best House in LondonJones
1968InterludeTelevision public relations man
1970How Not to Exhibit YourselfJohn Cleese