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Eddie Izzard


Best-known for his cross-dressing stand-up comedy routines, British actor/comedian Eddie Izzard was born on February 7, 1962 in Aden, Yemen while his parents were there on business. After working as a street performer and in smaller comedy venues throughout the 1980s, Izzard received his big break with his one-man comedy show Eddie Izzard: Live at... See full bio »

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Won 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 1 win & 4 nominations. See more awards »

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Appearing in a new one-man show, "Circle", in New York through April 8, 2000 See more »

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10 Interviews | 8 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 3 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »


Height:

5' 7" (1.7 m)
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My sexuality is straight transvestite or male lesbian. It seems we are beyond the idea that I am gay and hiding it. If I had to describe how I feel in my head, I'd say I'm a complete boy plus half a girl. I don't seem to have the sixth sense that women have or their stronger senses of taste and smell. Gay men can also have it but straight men don't. See more »

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Was nominated for Broadway's 2003 Tony Award as best actor (play) for a revival of A Day in the Death of Joe Egg. See more »

Trademark:

Often wears his choice of "male" and "female" clothing during his stand-up acts. See more »

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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