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Monty Python and the Holy Grail
Dead Collector / Peasant 1 / Sir Robin the Not-Quite-So-Brave-as-Sir Launcelot / First Swamp Castle Guard / Concorde / Roger the Shrubber / Brother Maynard
The Meaning of Life
Gunther / Fish #3 / 'Meaning of Life' Singer / Mr. Moore / Mrs. Blackitt / Watson / Blackitt / Atkinson / Perkins / Victim #3 / Front End / Mrs. Hendy / Man in Pink / Noël Coward / Gaston / Angela
Monty Python's Life of Brian
Mr. Cheeky / Stan aka Loretta / Harry the Haggler / Culprit Woman / Warris / Intensely Dull Youth / Jailer's Assistant / Otto / Lead Singer Crucifee
Medoro (English version, voice)
Mr. Parentheses / Parenthesis / School Master
Nuns on the Run
Brian Hope / Flight Attendant #1 (as Eric Idle, Brian Hope)
Monty Python's Flying Circus
Various / Clerk / Professor / ...
- Mr. Neutron
... Captain Carpenter / Mrs. Smailes / Chairman / ...
... Dr. Natal / Michael Charlton / Second Assistant / ...
Various (as Montypython Flyingcircus)
At Last the 1948 Show
End of row opera patron / Beethoven patient / waiter / ...
- Episode #1.4
... Beethoven patient / waiter / elevator operator
Seussical (2000). Musical comedy. Book by Lynn Ahrens
and Stephen Flaherty. Music by Stephen Flaherty. Lyrics by Lynn Ahrens. Conceived by Lynn Ahrens, Stephen Flaherty and Eric Idle
. Based on the works of Dr. Seuss
. Music orchestrated by Doug Besterman. Musical Director: David Holcenberg. Dance arrangements by David Chase. ...
1 Print Biography |
7 Interviews |
5 Articles |
1 Pictorial |
1 Magazine Cover Photo |
Montypython Flyingcircus | Brian Hope | Eric Spam Eggs and Chips Idle | Eric Whicker Whicker Idle | Eric C. Idleberg | Rice Lied | Monty Python | The Usual Lot
6' 1" (1.86 m)
Did You Know?
[on growing up in a semi-orphanage] Sad? A million sad tales I can tell you, repressed emotion recollected in tranquillity. A thing of duty is a boy forever. Per ardua ad astra. Through hard work to the stars. Could be the motto of mankind entering the Space Age. Or a young man entering show business.
Describes himself as having "creative dyslexia", meaning he can look at any word and automatically see the anagrams that can be made from it. One of the characters he played in "Monty Python's Flying Circus" was a man who speaks only in anagrams.
Signature Song: "Always look on the bright side of Life"