No photo available. Represent Vivian Stanshall? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
STARmeter
SEE RANK
Down 67,831 this week

Vivian Stanshall (1943–1995)

Lead singer of underground art school comedy/jazz band (with Neil Innes), The Bonzo Dog Doo-Dah Band, Viv soon became known as one of Britain's foremost eccentrics. A Cockney by birth, Viv was characterised by his almost aristocratic English accent which he would punctuate with very out-of-place belches and obscenities. By the late 60s, Viv had ... See full bio »

Died:

(age 51) in London, England, UK
1 video »

Kevin Smith's Ultimate Cure for Comic-Con FOMO

If you're suffering from a severe case of Comic-Con FOMO (Fear of Missing Out), fear not! IMDb has got you covered with Kevin Smith aboard the #IMDboat! Watch all of our coverage of the big event at IMDb.com/comic-con.

Watch now

Related News

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

On Prime Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 220 people
created 24 Sep 2012
 
a list of 480 people
created 19 Jul 2014
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Vivian Stanshall's work have you seen?

Known For

Sir Henry at Rawlinson End
Sir Henry at Rawlinson End Hubert Rawlinson / Narrator
(1980)
Guest House Paradiso
(1999)
One More Time
One More Time Soundtrack
(2015)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Actor (5 credits)
 1980 Sir Henry at Rawlinson End
Hubert Rawlinson / Narrator
 1977 Black Joy
Warden
 1970 Marty Amok (TV Movie)
Various Characters (as Vivian Stanshall & biG Grunt)
 1967-1969 Do Not Adjust Your Set (TV Series)
Bonzo Dog Doo Dah Band
- The Last Post (1969) ... Bonzo Dog Doo Dah Band
- Your Permanent Wave Looks OK to Me (1969) ... Bonzo Dog Doo Dah Band
- The Loose Denture Show (1969) ... Bonzo Dog Doo Dah Band
- Episode #2.4 (1969) ... Bonzo Dog Doo Dah Band
- Episode #2.3 (1969) ... Bonzo Dog Doo Dah Band
 1967 Magical Mystery Tour (TV Movie)
Performer on Stage (uncredited)
Show Show Soundtrack (8 credits)
Show Show Writer (1 credit)
Show Show Composer (1 credit)
Show Show Self (10 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (2 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

Album: (as "The Bonzo Dog Doo-Dah Band"): "Gorilla". See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | See more »

Official Sites:

Ginger Geezer

Alternate Names:

Bonzo Dog Doo Dah Band | Bonzo Dog Doo-Dah Band | Bonzo Dog Dooh Dah Band | The Bonzo Dog Band | Vivian Stanshall & biG Grunt
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

It's wonderful to be.

Trivia:

A popular college/alternative rock group, Death Cab for Cutie, is based off a Bonzo Dog song of the same name. See more »

Star Sign:

Aries

Contribute to This Page

Stream Action and Adventure Titles With Prime Video

Explore popular action and adventure titles available to stream with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed