Simon Pegg

Biography

Simon Pegg (born Simon John Beckingham) is an English comedic actor, writer, producer and director.

He is best known for his TV show Spaced, about two roommates, as well as his film Shaun of the Dead, which he described as a 'Romantic Zombie Comedy'.  In 2009 he played Montgomery "Scotty" Scott in the Star Trek Reboot, taking over the iconic role previously played by James Doohan, In 2005 he married Maureen McCann in Glasgow, Scotland.  In 2009 the pair had their first child.  He has stated that his favorite film is Raising Arizona and his favorite TV shows The X-FIles and Arrested Development.  

Simon Pegg (born Simon John Beckingham) is an English comedic actor, writer, producer and director.

He is best known for his TV show Spaced, about two roommates, as well as his film Shaun of the Dead, which he described as a 'Romantic Zombie Comedy'.  In 2009 he played Montgomery "Scotty" Scott in the Star Trek Reboot, taking over the iconic role previously played by James Doohan, In 2005 he married Maureen McCann in Glasgow, Scotland.  In 2009 the pair had their first child.  He has stated that his favorite film is Raising Arizona and his favorite TV shows The X-FIles and Arrested Development.  

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Personal Info

Gender Male

Known Credits 80

Birthday 1970-02-14

Place of Birth Brockworth, Gloucestershire, England, UK

Adult Actor False

Official Site http://www.peggster.net

Also Known As

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Known For

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2018 Ready Player One as Ogden Morrow
2017 Star Wars: Episode VIII as Unkar Plutt
2017 Terminal as Bill
2016 For the Love of Spock as Himself
2016 50 Years of Star Trek as himself
2016 Star Trek Beyond as Scotty
2016 Ice Age: Collision Course as Buck (voice)
2015 Star Wars: The Force Awakens as Unkar Plutt
2015 Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation as Benji Dunn
2015 Absolutely Anything as Neil Clarke
2015 Man Up as Jack
2015 Kill Me Three Times as Charlie Wolfe
2014 The Boxtrolls as Herbert Trubshaw (voice)
2014 Hector and the Search for Happiness as Hector
2014 Doc of the Dead
2014 Cuban Fury as Driver during car park dance off (uncredited)
2013 Mob City(6 episodes) as Hecky Nash
2013 Completing the Golden Mile: The Making of The World's End
2013 The World's End as Gary King
2013 Star Trek Into Darkness as Scotty
2012 Room on the Broom as Narrator (voice)
2012 The Olympic Ticket Scalper as Himself
2012 A Fantastic Fear of Everything as Jack
2011 A Night with the Stars as Himself
2011 Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol as Benji Dunn
2011 The Death and Return of Superman as John Landis
2011 The Adventures of Tintin as Inspector Thompson (voice)
2011 Paul as Graeme Willy
2011 Derren Brown: Behind the Mischief as Himself
2010 Scrat's Continental Crack-Up as Buck (voice)
2010 Burke & Hare as William Burke
2010 The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader as Reepicheep (Voice)
2009 Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs as Buck (voice)
2009 Alan Carr: Chatty Man(1 episode)
2009 Star Trek as Scotty
2008 Starz Inside: Fantastic Flesh
2008 How to Lose Friends & Alienate People as Sidney Young
2007 The Fuzzball Rally
2007 Run, Fatboy, Run as Dennis
2007 Don't as Bearded Cannibal
2007 Hot Fuzz as Nicholas Angel
2007 The Good Night as Paul
2006 Big Nothing as Gus
2006 Mission: Impossible III as Benji
2006 Free Jimmy as Odd (voice)
2005 The Big Fat Quiz of the Year(1 episode)
2005 Land of the Dead as Photo Booth Zombie
2005 Doctor Who(1 episode) as The Editor
2005 Doctor Who Confidential(1 episode)
2005 Doctor Who(1 episode)
2005 Spider-Plant Man as Frank Matters
2005 Comic Aid
2005 The Sunday Night Project(1 episode)
2004 I Am Not an Animal(7 episodes) as Kieron the Cat (voice)
2004 Shaun of the Dead as Shaun
2004 Danger! 50,000 Zombies as Dr Russel Fell
2004 Skip to the End
2002 Top Gear(2 episodes)
2002 Look Around You(23 episodes) as Handsome Man
2002 Look Around You(23 episodes) as Sleeping Queen's Guard
2002 Ant & Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway(1 episode)
2002 Icons(1 episode)
2002 24 Hour Party People as Journalist
2001 Dr. Terrible's House of Horrible(1 episode)
2001 Band of Brothers(1 episode) as 1st Sgt. William Evans
2001 The Parole Officer as Deflated Husband
2000 Randall & Hopkirk (Deceased)(1 episode)
1999 Guest House Paradiso as Mr Nice
1999 Guest House Paradiso as Mr. Nice
1999 Hippies(6 episodes) as Ray Purbbs
1999 Steve Coogan: The Man Who Thinks He's It
1999 Spaced(15 episodes) as Tim Bisley
1999 Tube Tales as Clerk
1998 Big Train(18 episodes) as Various Roles
1998 Is It Bill Bailey?(6 episodes) as Various Roles
1997 I'm Alan Partridge(1 episode)
1997 Brass Eye(2 episodes)
1996 Critics' Choice Movie Awards(1 episode) as Himself - Nominee (credit only)
1995 Faith in the Future(22 episodes) as Jools
1993 Late Night with Conan O'Brien(2 episodes)
1988 This Morning(1 episode)
1900 Asylum(6 episodes) as Simon
1900 That Was the Week We Watched(6 episodes)

Writing

2016 Star Trek Beyond … Screenplay
2013 The World's End … Writer
2011 Paul … Writer
2007 Run, Fatboy, Run … Screenplay
2007 Hot Fuzz … Screenplay
2006 Free Jimmy … Writer
2004 Shaun of the Dead … Screenplay
1999 Spaced(1 episode) … Writer

Creator

1999 Spaced … Creator

Production

2015 Man Up … Executive Producer

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