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Neil Innes was born on December 9, 1944 in Danbury, Essex, England. He is an actor, known for Monty Python and the Holy Grail (1975), Life of Brian (1979) and The Rutles: All You Need Is Cash (1978). He has been married to Yvonne Hilton since March 5, 1966. They have three children. See full bio »
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Known For

Monty Python and the Holy Grail
Monty Python and the Holy Grail First Monk / Singing Minstrel / Page Crushed by the Rabbit / Peasant #4
Life of Brian
Life of Brian A Weedy Samaritan
Monty Python Live at the Hollywood Bowl
Monty Python Live at the Hollywood Bowl Second Bruce / Carl Weetabix / Idiot / Detective-Other


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 2005 Gods of Los Angeles
Mr. Crawley (scenes deleted)
 1994 The Raggy Dolls (TV Series)
Narrator / Various
- The Russian Doll (1994) ... Narrator / Various (voice)
 1988 Quality Street: Magic Moments (Video short)
 1988 East of the Moon (TV Series)
Storyteller / Rainbow Cat (1988)
 1986 Puddle Lane (TV Series)
- The Magic Penny (1986) ... Magician
 1986 The Mysterious Tadpole (Short)
Narrator (voice)
 1982 The Missionary
Singer in Gin Palace
 1982 Monty Python Live at the Hollywood Bowl (Documentary)
Second Bruce / Carl Weetabix / Idiot / ...
 1979-1981 The Innes Book of Records (TV Series)
- Episode #3.6 (1981) ... Various
- Episode #3.5 (1981) ... Various
- Episode #3.4 (1981) ... Various
- Episode #3.3 (1981) ... Various
- Episode #3.2 (1981) ... Various
 1981 Frankie Howerd Strikes Again (TV Series)
 1976-1977 Saturday Night Live (TV Series)
Ron Nasty / Various
- Eric Idle/Neil Innes (1977) ... Ron Nasty / Various
- Eric Idle/Joe Cocker/Stuff (1976) ... Ron Nasty (uncredited)
 1977 Jabberwocky
2nd Herald
 1975-1976 Rutland Weekend Television (TV Series)
Various / Ron Nasty - Rutles Guitarist
- Rutland Weekend Showtime! (1976) ... Various
- Rutland Weekend Is Innocent (1976) ... Various
- Rutland Weekend Insurance (1976) ... Various
- Rutland Weekend Sprimpo (1976) ... Various
- Rutland Weekend Sequel (1976) ... Various
 1974 Monty Python's Flying Circus (TV Series)
Hesitant guitarist / Singing Airman
- Party Political Broadcast (1974) ... Hesitant guitarist
- The Light Entertainment War (1974) ... Singing Airman
 1967-1969 Do Not Adjust Your Set (TV Series)
Bonzo Dog Doo Dah Band
- Episode #2.13 (1969) ... Bonzo Dog Doo Dah Band
- Episode #2.5 (1969) ... Bonzo Dog Doo Dah Band
- Episode #2.4 (1969) ... Bonzo Dog Doo Dah Band
- Episode #2.3 (1969) ... Bonzo Dog Doo Dah Band
- Episode #2.2 (1969) ... Bonzo Dog Doo Dah Band
 1967 Magical Mystery Tour (TV Movie)
Performer on Stage (as Bonzo Dog Doo Dah Band)
 1965 The Flying Alberts (Short)
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Show Show Music department (6 credits)
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Show Show Director (1 credit)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (1 credit)
Show Show Self (43 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (3 credits)

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Album: (as "Bonzo Dog Doo-Dah Band"): "Let's Make Up And Be Friendly" (03/72). See more »

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Bonzo Dog Doo Dah Band | Bonzo Dog Doo-Dah Band | Bonzo Dog Dooh Dah Band | The Bonzo Dog Band | Niel Innes


5' 10" (1.78 m)

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Ladies and gentlemen, I've suffered for my music, now it's your turn. See more »


Successfully sued the British rock band Oasis for plagiarizing the beginning of his song "How Sweet To Be An Idiot" (which can be seen and heard on Monty Python Live at the Hollywood Bowl (1982)) to write their hit "Whatever.". See more »


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