Biography

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Alistair McGowan (born 24 November 1964) is a British impressionist, stand-up comic, actor, singer and writer best known to British audiences for The Big Impression (formerly Alistair McGowan's Big Impression), which was, for four years, one of BBC1's top-rating comedy programmes - winning numerous awards, including a BAFTA in 2003. He has also worked extensively in theatre and appeared in the West End in Art, Cabaret, The Mikado and Little Shop of Horrors (for which he received an Laurence Olivier Award nomination.).) As an actor on television he played the lead role in BBC1's Mayo. He wrote the play Timing (nominated as Best New Comedy at the whatsonstage.com awards) and the book A Matter of Life and Death or How to Wean Your Man off Football with former comedy partner Ronni Ancona. He also provided voices for Spitting Image.

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Alistair McGowan (born 24 November 1964) is a British impressionist, stand-up comic, actor, singer and writer best known to British audiences for The Big Impression (formerly Alistair McGowan's Big Impression), which was, for four years, one of BBC1's top-rating comedy programmes - winning numerous awards, including a BAFTA in 2003. He has also worked extensively in theatre and appeared in the West End in Art, Cabaret, The Mikado and Little Shop of Horrors (for which he received an Laurence Olivier Award nomination.).) As an actor on television he played the lead role in BBC1's Mayo. He wrote the play Timing (nominated as Best New Comedy at the whatsonstage.com awards) and the book A Matter of Life and Death or How to Wean Your Man off Football with former comedy partner Ronni Ancona. He also provided voices for Spitting Image.

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Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender -

Known Credits 43

Birthday 1964-11-24

Place of Birth Evesham, Worcestershire, England

Official Site -

Also Known As

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2015 24 Hours in the Past(4 episodes) as Participant
2011 Leonardo(26 episodes)
2011 Arthur Christmas as Additional Voices (voice)
2011 Arthur Christmas as Additional Voices
2010 The Comedy Annual(4 episodes)
2010 Sports Mash: Taking the Mic(11 episodes)
2010 Comedy Rocks with Jason Manford(1 episode)
2009 My Life in Ruins as Nico
2008 We Are Most Amused
2008 Hairspray: The School Musical(1 episode)
2007 The Alan Titchmarsh Show(1 episode)
2007 The Graham Norton Show(1 episode) as Himself
2007 Skins(1 episode)
2006 The One Show(4 episodes)
2006 Rob Brydon's Annually Retentive(1 episode)
2006 Mayo(11 episodes)
2006 Davina(1 episode)
2005 Bleak House(4 episodes)
2005 Monkey Trousers(12 episodes)
2005 Comic Aid
2005 29 Minutes of Fame(6 episodes)
2004 Churchill: The Hollywood Years as Football Commentators (voice)
2003 The Big Impression(8 episodes)
2001 Richard & Judy(1 episode)
2001 Friday Night with Jonathan Ross(2 episodes)
2001 2DTV(45 episodes)
2000 The Big Impression(18 episodes)
2000 FBi(1 episode)
1999 Robbie the Reindeer(2 episodes)
1999 Robbie the Reindeer - Hooves of Fire as Des Yeti / Alan Snowman / Trash Bag (voice)
1999 Dark Ages(5 episodes)
1997 Jonathan Creek(1 episode)
1995 Crapston Villas(21 episodes)
1995 Fist of Fun(1 episode)
1994 An Evening With Gary Lineker
1994 (All Quiet on the) Preston Front(13 episodes) as Spock
1993 Only an Excuse?(28 episodes)
1993 GMTV(1 episode)
1991 Murder Most Horrid(1 episode)
1990 Have I Got News for You(1 episode) as Guest Presenter
1989 The Staggering Stories of Ferdinand de Bargos(23 episodes)
1989 Children's Ward(2 episodes) as Casualty Doctor
1988 This Morning(2 episodes)
1984 Spitting Image(146 episodes)

Production

2000 The Big Impression(18 episodes)Producer

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