Biography

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Bill Bailey (born Mark Bailey 13 January 1964, Bath, Somerset) is an English stand-up comedian, musician and actor. As well as his extensive stand-up work, Bailey is well known for his appearances on Have I Got News for You, Never Mind the Buzzcocks, QI and Black Books.

Bailey was listed by The Observer as one of the 50 funniest acts in British comedy in 2003. In 2007 and again in 2010, he was voted the 7th greatest stand-up comic on Channel 4's 100 Greatest Stand-Ups. Bill Bailey is a patron of International Animal Rescue.

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Bill Bailey (born Mark Bailey 13 January 1964, Bath, Somerset) is an English stand-up comedian, musician and actor. As well as his extensive stand-up work, Bailey is well known for his appearances on Have I Got News for You, Never Mind the Buzzcocks, QI and Black Books.

Bailey was listed by The Observer as one of the 50 funniest acts in British comedy in 2003. In 2007 and again in 2010, he was voted the 7th greatest stand-up comic on Channel 4's 100 Greatest Stand-Ups. Bill Bailey is a patron of International Animal Rescue.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Bill Bailey, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 64

Birthday 1964-01-13

Place of Birth Bath, Somerset, England, UK [now Bath and North East Somerset, England, UK]

Official Site http://www.billbailey.co.uk/

Also Known As

  • Mark Bailey

Acting TV ShowsMovies

Asylum (6 episodes) as Patient
Wild West (12 episodes) as Doug
2018 Bill Bailey: Limboland as Self
2018 We Are Most Amused and Amazed (1 episode) as Himself
2018 In the Long Run (6 episodes) as Bagpipes
2017 Lego Masters (1 episode) as Guest Judge
2017 Walks with My Dog (4 episodes) as Himself
2016 The Grand Tour (1 episode) as Himself
2015 Michael McIntyre's Easter Night at the Coliseum as Bill Bailey
2015 Funny Valentines (1 episode) as William/Craig/Bill
2014 Alan Davies: As Yet Untitled (2 episodes)
2013 Bill Bailey: Qualmpeddler as Self
2013 Bill Bailey's Jungle Hero (2 episodes) as Himself - Presenter
2013 8 Out of 10 Cats Does Countdown (8 episodes)
2012 Gadget Man (1 episode)
2012 Evidently... John Cooper Clarke as Himself
2011 Pythagasaurus as Ig
2011 Baboons with Bill Bailey (8 episodes) as Himself - Presenter
2011 Chalet Girl as Bill Matthews
2010 Bill Bailey: Dandelion Mind as Himself
2010 Burke & Hare as Angus
2010 Nanny McPhee and the Big Bang as Farmer MacReadie
2010 Bill Bailey's Birdwatching Bonanza (6 episodes) as Presenter
2009 Bill Bailey's Remarkable Guide to the Orchestra as Himself
2009 Live from Studio Five (1 episode)
2009 Talkin' 'Bout Your Generation (1 episode)
2008 We Are Most Amused
2008 Bill Bailey: Tinselworm as Himsef
2007 More Dawn French's Boys Who Do: Comedy (1 episode)
2007 Have I Got a Bit More News for You (1 episode) as Himself - Presenter
2007 The Graham Norton Show (2 episodes) as Himself
2007 Hot Fuzz as Sergeant Turner
2007 Skins (2 episodes)
2006 Wild Thing: I Love You (10 episodes) as Presenter
2006 The One Show (3 episodes)
2006 TV Heaven, Telly Hell (1 episode)
2005 The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy as The Whale
2005 Comic Aid
2005 Spicks and Specks (1 episode)
2004 Bill Bailey: Part Troll as Himself
2004 Skip to the End
2003 QI (1 episode) as Himself (2 episodes) as Panellist (40 episodes)
2002 Top Gear (2 episodes)
2002 Fifth Gear (1 episode)
2001 Jonathan Creek: Satan's Chimney as Kenny Starkiss
2001 Richard & Judy (1 episode)
2001 Bill Bailey: Bewilderness as Himself
2000 Black Books (20 episodes) as Manny
2000 Head on Comedy (6 episodes)
2000 Saving Grace as Vince
1999 Spaced (3 episodes) as Bilbo Bagshot
1998 Is It Bill Bailey? (6 episodes)
1997 Space Cadets (10 episodes) as Space Captain
1997 Jonathan Creek (1 episode)
1997 Bill Bailey: Cosmic Jam as Himself
1996 Never Mind the Buzzcocks (253 episodes)
1994 Room 101 (1 episode)
1993 Late Night with Conan O'Brien (1 episode)
1993 GMTV (1 episode)
1992 Blue Heaven (1 episode)
1989 The Nightmare Years (4 episodes) as Knick Knickerbocker
1971 Hey Hey It's Saturday (1 episode)
1967 Natural World (2 episodes) as Narrator

Writing

Asylum (6 episodes)Writer
2018 Bill Bailey: Limboland Writer
2015 Funny Valentines (1 episode)Writer
2013 Bill Bailey: Qualmpeddler Writer
2010 Bill Bailey: Dandelion Mind Writer
2009 Bill Bailey's Remarkable Guide to the Orchestra Writer
2008 Bill Bailey: Tinselworm Writer
2004 Bill Bailey: Part Troll Writer
2001 Bill Bailey: Bewilderness Writer
1997 Bill Bailey: Cosmic Jam Writer

Directing

2015 Funny Valentines (1 episode)Director

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