Biography

Alexei David Sayle (born 7 August 1952) is an English stand-up comedian, actor, author and former recording artist. He was a central part of thealternative comedy circuit in the early 1980s. He was voted the 18th greatest stand-up comic on Channel 4's 100 Greatest Stand-ups in 2007.[5]In the updated 2010 poll he came 72nd. Much of Sayle's humour is in the tradition of Spike Milligan and Monty Python, with riffs based on absurd and surreal premises. His act is noted for its cynicism and political awareness, as well as physical comedy.

Alexei David Sayle (born 7 August 1952) is an English stand-up comedian, actor, author and former recording artist. He was a central part of thealternative comedy circuit in the early 1980s. He was voted the 18th greatest stand-up comic on Channel 4's 100 Greatest Stand-ups in 2007.[5]In the updated 2010 poll he came 72nd. Much of Sayle's humour is in the tradition of Spike Milligan and Monty Python, with riffs based on absurd and surreal premises. His act is noted for its cynicism and political awareness, as well as physical comedy.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 60

Birthday 1952-08-07

Place of Birth Anfield - Liverpool - England

Official Site http://www.alexeisayle.me/

Also Known As

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

Alexei Sayle's Merry-Go-Round (6 episodes)
The Lenny Henry Show (13 episodes)
2017 Gloves Off as Algy
2016 Red Top as Colin Goodman
2014 Alan Davies: As Yet Untitled (1 episode)
2014 For the Love of Cars (1 episode) as Himself
2011 The Itch of the Golden Nit as Planet Jimmy
2010 The Michael Ball Show (1 episode)
2006 The One Show (1 episode)
2006 Rob Brydon's Annually Retentive (1 episode)
2006 The Thief Lord as Barbarossa
2005 A Bear's Tail (1 episode)
2004 Remember the Secret Policeman's Ball? as Himself
2004 Blood Matters (1 episode)
2003 Spine Chillers (6 episodes) as Graham
2003 Keen Eddie (3 episodes)
2002 Tipping the Velvet (3 episodes) as Charles Frobisher as Charles Frobisher
2001 Richard & Judy (1 episode)
2000 Arabian Nights (2 episodes) as BacBac
1999 Bremner, Bird and Fortune (89 episodes) as Pope John Paul II
1999 Swing as Mighty Mac
1997 The History of Tom Jones, a Foundling
1997 Hospital! as X Ray Operator
1997 Renford Rejects (51 episodes)
1997 Rhinoceros Hunting in Budapest as Beluga
1996 Peter Kay: Driven to Distraction as Bernie
1995 Sorry About Last Night as Andy Carolides
1994 Room 101 (1 episode)
1994 Reckless Kelly as Major Wib
1994 The Unpleasant World of Penn & Teller (6 episodes)
1994 The All New Alexei Sayle Show (12 episodes)
1993 Curaçao as Seemuller
1992 Carry On Columbus as Achmed
1991 'Itch
1991 Amnesty International's Big 30 as Himself
1991 Selling Hitler as Konrad 'Conny' Fischer
1990 Have I Got News for You (1 episode) as Himself
1990 Night Voice as Clarence Flamer
1990 The Gravy Train (4 episodes) as Vlad Milcic
1989 Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade as Sultan
1988 Alexei Sayle's Stuff (18 episodes)
1988 The Love Child as the voices
1988 The Strike as Paul
1988 Jake's Journey as Head torturer
1987 Mr. Corbett's Ghost as Toll Gate Keeper
1987 Siesta as Cabbie
1986 Solarbabies as Malice
1986 Whoops Apocalypse as Himself
1986 Lovejoy (1 episode)
1985 The Bride
1983 Gorky Park as Golodkin
1983 The Alexei Sayle Pirate Video as Self
1982 The Young Ones (12 episodes)
1982 The Comic Strip Presents (6 episodes)
1982 Whoops Apocalypse (6 episodes) as Commissar Solzhenitsyn (3 episodes)
1981 Wolcott as Street Corner Speaker
1981 The Comic Strip
1980 Great Railway Journeys (1 episode) as Himself - Presenter
1963 Doctor Who (2 episodes)

Writing

1983 The Alexei Sayle Pirate Video Writer
1982 The Young Ones (12 episodes)Writer
1982 The Comic Strip Presents (1 episode)Writer
1981 The Comic Strip Writer

Creator

1982 The Young Ones Creator

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