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One of four stars of the London and New York revues Beyond the Fringe and Beyond the Fringe (with Jonathan Miller, Alan Bennett, and Dudley Moore). Later created scatological comedy routine "Derek & Clive" with Moore.

Full NamePeter Cook
Date Of BirthNovember 17, 1937, Torquay, United Kingdom
DiedJanuary 9, 1995, Hampstead, United Kingdom
Place Of BirthShearbridge, Middle Warberry Road, Torquay, Devon, England, UK
Height6' 2" (1.88 m)
ProfessionActor, Writer, Producer
EducationRadley College, Pembroke College, Cambridge, University of Cambridge
SpouseLin Chong (m. 1989–1995), Judy Huxtable (m. 1973–1989), Wendy Snowden (m. 1963–1971)
ChildrenDaisy Cook, Lucy Cook
ParentsEthel Catherine Margaret, Alexander Edward Cook
AwardsGrammy Award for Best Spoken Word Album, Special Tony Award, British Academy Television Award for Best Entertainment Programme, British Comedy Award for Comedy, New York Drama Critics' Circle Special Citation
MoviesBedazzled, The Princess Bride, Derek and Clive Get the Horn, Monte Carlo or Bust!, The Wrong Box, Yellowbeard, The Bed Sitting Room, The Hound of the Baskervilles, The Rise and Rise of Michael Rimmer, Supergirl, Without a Clue, Black Beauty, The Adventures of Barry McKenzie, Whoops Apocalypse, Mr. J...
TV ShowsNot Only... But Also, The Two of Us, The Black Adder, Where Do I Sit?, A Life In Pieces
Star SignScorpio
1I would much prefer to be a judge than a coal miner because of the absence of falling coal.
2I am very interested in the Universe - I am specialising in the Universe and all that surrounds it.
3I've learned from my mistakes and I'm sure I can repeat them exactly.
1His daughters with Wendy Snowden, Lucy and Daisy, were Born on May, 5, 1964, and September 10, 1965, respectively.
2Former comedy partner Dudley Moore was said to have based his title performance in Arthur (1981) partly on Cook, whose excessive drinking had soured his and Moore's comedic partnership in the 1970s.
3For a number of years he was a regular caller to The Clive Bull radio show on LBC pretending to be a Norwegian called Sven.
4Had a degree in Modern Languages from Pembroke College, Cambridge.
5Has won two Special Tony Awards: in 1963, along with his "Beyond the Fringe" co-stars Alan Bennett, Jonathan Miller and Dudley Moore, "for their brilliance which has shattered all the old concepts of comedy," in a show that was recreated in a television version of the same title, Beyond the Fringe (1964); and in 1974, shared with co-author and co-star Dudley Moore for their show "Good Evening."
6Voted greatest comedian of all time in a poll of comedians. 2005.
7He and his third wife Lin lived in separate homes 100 yards apart in Hampstead.
8Biography in: "Who's Who in Comedy" by Ronald L. Smith, pg. 117-118. New York: Facts on File, 1992. ISBN 0816023387
9He had his daughter Lucy appear in a sketch for Not Only, But Also during the 3rd episode of the series. Lucy was an infant at the time. The segment was "Incidents in the Life of my Uncle Arly" (an Edward Lear poem).
10John Lennon once told Peter and his wife at the time, Wendy, that the song, "Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds", was written for their eldest daughter, Lucy. Although it has also been stated that the song was inspired by a picture that John Lennon's son, Julian Lennon, had drawn of his childhood friend, Lucy.
11Had two daughters with his first wife, Wendy Snowden: Lucy, born in 1964, and Daisy born in 1965. Daisy is an artist.
12Comic creations include E.L. Wisty and Sir Arthur Streeb-Greebling.
13Father was a diplomat.
14Ran the "The Establishment Club" in Greek Street, Soho, London from October 1961 - September 1962. The cradle of the 1960s satire boom.
15Was a member of the prestigious Cambridge University Footlights Club and, later, became President of the Footlights Club.
16Founder and proprietor (under pseudonym Lord Gnome) of British satirical magazine 'Private Eye'
17He was one of five comedians pictured on a set of UK postage stamps issued 23 April 1998. His caricatured likeness was on the 63p stamp. The other comedians honored were Tommy Cooper (20p), Eric Morecambe (26p), Joyce Grenfell (37p), and Les Dawson (43p).


Black Beauty1994Lord Wexmire
Peter Cook Talks Golf Balls1994VideoAlec Dunroonie / Dr. Dieter Liedbetter / Major Titherly Glibble / ...
One Foot in the Grave1993TV SeriesMartin Trout
Arena1993TV Series documentaryTelevision / T
Gone to Seed1992TV SeriesWesley Willis
Roger Mellie: The Man on the Telly1991TV SeriesRoger Mellie (voice)
The Craig Ferguson Story1991TV MovieFergus Ferguson
A Life in Pieces1990TV Series shortSir Arthur Streeb-Greebling
The Best of... What's Left of... Not Only... But Also1990TV SeriesPete / Himself / Various Characters
Great Balls of Fire!1989First English Reporter
Getting It Right1989Mr. Adrian
Jake's Journey1988TV MovieKing
Without a Clue1988Greenhough
Whoops Apocalypse1988Sir Mortimer Chris
The Comic Strip Presents...1988TV SeriesMr. Jolly
The Princess Bride1987The Impressive Clergyman
Diplomatix1985TV ShortNarrator (voice)
Kenny Everett's Christmas Carol1985TV MovieGhost Of Christmas Yet To Come
Yellowbeard1983Lord Lambourn
The Black Adder1983TV SeriesRichard III
The Two of Us1981-1982TV SeriesRobert Brentwood
Peter Cook & Co.1980TV MovieVarious Characters
Derek and Clive Get the Horn1979Clive
The Hound of the Baskervilles1978Sherlock Holmes
Eric Sykes Shows a Few of Our Favourite Things1977TV MovieStagehand
Find the Lady1976Lewenhak
The Adventures of Barry McKenzie1972Dominic
Thirty-Minute Theatre1972TV SeriesPeter Trilby
An Apple a Day1971TV MovieMr. Elwood Sr.
Not Only But Also. Peter Cook and Dudley Moore in Australia1971TV Mini-Series
Behind the Fridge1971TV MovieVarious Characters
The Rise and Rise of Michael Rimmer1970Michael Rimmer
Not Only... But Also1965-1970TV SeriesVarious Characters
The Bed Sitting Room1969Inspector
Those Daring Young Men in Their Jaunty Jalopies1969Major Dawlish
A Dandy in Aspic1968Prentiss
Bedazzled1967George Spiggott The Devil
A Series of Bird's1967TV Series
Alice in Wonderland1966TV MovieMad Hatter
The Wrong Box1966Morris Finsbury
Chronicle1964TV Series
What's Going on Here?1963TV Movie
Ten Thousand Talents1960Short voice
Bachelor of Hearts1958Pedestrian in Street (uncredited)


Pete & Dud: The Lost Sketches2010TV Movie writer
Bedazzled2000based on the motion picture screenplay by / based on the motion picture story by
Peter Cook Talks Golf Balls1994Video written by
The Best of... What's Left of... Not Only... But Also1990TV Series writer - 6 episodes
A Life in Pieces1990TV Series short written by - 12 episodes
Yellowbeard1983written by
Peter Cook & Co.1980TV Movie writer
Derek and Clive Get the Horn1979writer
The Hound of the Baskervilles1978screenplay
The Mermaid Frolics1977TV Movie documentary writer
Pleasure at Her Majesty's1976TV Movie documentary writer
BBC Show of the Week1968-1974TV Series writer - 2 episodes
Not Only But Also. Peter Cook and Dudley Moore in Australia1971TV Mini-Series writer - 2 episodes
Behind the Fridge1971TV Movie writer
The Rise and Rise of Michael Rimmer1970screenplay
Not Only... But Also1965-1970TV Series writer - 22 episodes
Goodbye Again1968TV Series writer - 4 episodes
Bedazzled1967screenplay / story
Beyond the Fringe1964TV Movie documentary writer
What's Going on Here?1963TV Movie writer
That Was the Week That Was1962TV Series


Bedazzled1967performer: "The Leaping Nuns' Chorus", "Bedazzled" / writer: "The Leaping Nuns' Chorus", "Love Me", "Bedazzled"


Where Do I Sit?1971TV Series producer


Edición Especial Coleccionista2011TV Series dedicatee - 1 episode
Fierce Creatures1997dedicatee
Clive James' Postcard from...1991TV Series documentary with thanks to - 1 episode


The Danny Baker Show1994TV SeriesHimself
Room 1011994TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Clive James1994TV SeriesHimself
Fantasy Football League1994TV SeriesHimself - Guest Manager
Clive Anderson Talks Back1990-1993TV SeriesHimself / Norman House / Alan Latchley / ...
Danny Baker After All1993TV SeriesHimself
Have I Got News for You1992-1993TV SeriesHimself
Bore of the Year Awards1993TV SpecialHimself
Saturday Night Clive1990-1991TV SeriesHimself
Clive James' Postcard from...1991TV Series documentaryHimself
The Secret Policeman's Biggest Ball1989TV Movie documentaryHimself
Whose Line Is It Anyway?1988TV SeriesHimself
Aspel & Company1986-1988TV SeriesHimself
Comic Relief '871987TV SpecialHimself
The Last Resort with Jonathan Ross1987TV SeriesHimself
The Myth1986Himself
The Mind of David Berglas1986TV SeriesHimself
Joan Rivers: Can We Talk?1986TV SeriesHimself
Everyman1985TV Series documentary
Who Dares Wins1985TV SeriesHimself
The Late Clive James1985TV SeriesHimself
The Bob Monkhouse Show1985TV SeriesHimself
Supergirl: The Making of the Movie1984TV Movie documentaryHimself / Nigel
The Secret Policeman's Private Parts1984DocumentaryHimself
Weekend in Wallop1984TV Movie documentaryHimself
Ready Steady Go, Volume 11983DocumentaryHimself
Group Madness1983DocumentaryHimself
The Secret Policeman's Other Ball1982DocumentaryHimself / Various Roles (uncredited)
Night of 100 Stars1982TV SpecialHimself
An Audience with Dudley Moore1981TV MovieHimself
The John Davidson Show1981TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Guest
Q51980TV SeriesHimself
Parkinson1972-1979TV SeriesHimself
The Secret Policeman's Ball1979TV Movie documentaryVarious Roles
Friday Night, Saturday Morning1979TV SeriesHimself
Star Signs1979TV SeriesHimself
Revolver1978TV SeriesHimself - Host
M'Lords... Ladies and Gentlemen...1978TV SeriesHimself
The Mermaid Frolics1977TV Movie documentaryE. L. Wisty
Omnibus1976TV Series documentaryHimself
Pleasure at Her Majesty's1976TV Movie documentaryE.L. Wisty / Various
The Dick Cavett Show1976TV SeriesHimself
So It Goes1976TV SeriesHimself
Saturday Night Live1976TV SeriesHimself - Host / Sir Arthur Streeb-Greebling / Cher / ...
The Mike Douglas Show1967-1975TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Satirist
Saturday Night at the Baths1975Himself - in theater audience (uncredited)
Good Night America1974TV SeriesHimself
The 28th Annual Tony Awards1974TV SpecialHimself
BBC Show of the Week1974TV SeriesHimself / Various
Camera Three1964-1974TV SeriesHimself
This Is Your Life1972TV Series documentaryHimself - Guest
Saturday Variety1972TV SeriesHerself
The Dave Allen Show1971TV SeriesHimself
Not Only But Also. Peter Cook and Dudley Moore in Australia1971TV Mini-SeriesHimself / Various
The Dick Cavett Show1971TV SeriesHimself
Where Do I Sit?1971TV SeriesHimself - Host
Holiday Startime Special1970TV MovieHimself
It's Lulu1970TV SeriesHimself
The Kraft Music Hall1969TV SeriesHimself - Co-Host
Frost on Sunday1968TV SeriesHimself
Once More with Felix1968TV SeriesHimself
Goodbye Again1968TV SeriesVarious Characters
Now and Then1967TV Series documentary shortHimself
Dee Time1967TV SeriesHimself
Film Review1967TV Mini-SeriesHimself
Late Night Line-Up1965-1967TV SeriesHimself
The Eamonn Andrews Show1965-1967TV SeriesHimself
The London Palladium Show1967TV SeriesHimself
Dusty1966TV SeriesHimself
Five O'Clock Club1966TV SeriesHimself
Ready, Steady, Go!1965-1966TV SeriesHimself
Juke Box Jury1964-1966TV SeriesHimself - Panellist
Quiz Ball1966TV SeriesHimself - Guest Supporter
The New London Palladium Show1965TV SeriesHimself
The Royal Variety Performance 19651965TV SpecialHimself
Top of the Pops1965TV SeriesHimself
Beyond the Fringe1964TV Movie documentaryVarious Characters
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson1963-1964TV SeriesHimself - Guest
This Week1963TV SeriesHimself
What's My Line?1962-1963TV SeriesHimself - Guest Panelist / Himself - Mystery Guest
The Ed Sullivan Show1963TV SeriesActor - scene from 'Beyond the Fringe'
What's My Line1963TV SeriesHimself - Guest Panelist
The Merv Griffin Show1962-1963TV SeriesHimself
The Jack Paar Program1962-1963TV SeriesHimself
Tempo1961TV Series

Archive Footage

Britain's Best Loved Double Acts2014TV Movie documentaryHimself - Double Act
Timeshift2005-2014TV Series documentaryHimself - Actor / Sherlock Holmes
Morecambe & Wise: The Whole Story2013TV Series documentaryHimself
Welcome to the Basement2013TV SeriesGeorge Spiggott / The Devil
The Unforgettable Dudley Moore2012TV Movie documentaryHimself
The Many Faces of...2010-2011TV Series documentaryComedy Role Martin Trout Sir Mortimer Chris
My Favourite Joke2011TV SeriesPete
Alice in Wonderland Stills Gallery2010Video shortHimself / Mad Hatter (uncredited)
Monty Python: Almost the Truth - The Lawyer's Cut2009TV Mini-SeriesHimself
Blackadder Rides Again2008TV Special documentaryRichard III (uncredited)
Blackadder's Most Cunning Moments2008TV Movie documentaryRichard III (uncredited)
Blackadder Exclusive: The Whole Rotten Saga2008TV Movie documentaryRichard III (uncredited)
The Comedy Map of Britain2007-2008TV Series documentaryHimself
A Very British Apocalypse2007TV Movie documentaryHimself
Comedy Greats: Pete and Dud2007Video documentary
Comedy Connections2007TV Series documentaryMartin Trout
The Story of Light Entertainment2006TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself
A Bedazzled Conversation with Harold Ramis2006Video documentary shortGeorge Spiggott / The Devil (uncredited)
Greatest TV Comedy Moments2005TV Movie documentaryThe Miner (uncredited)
Favouritism2005TV SeriesHimself
Britain's 50 Greatest Comedy Sketches2005TV Movie documentaryHimself
Bruce Forsyth's Comedy Heroes2005TV Movie documentaryHimself
The Very Best of 'Goodbye Again'2005VideoVarious Characters
Live from New York: The First 5 Years of Saturday Night Live2005TV Special documentaryGigi Director (uncredited)
Barry Humphries on Bedazzled2005Video documentary shortGeorge Spiggott / The Devil (uncredited)
The Comedians' Comedian2005TV Movie documentary
The South Bank Show2005TV Series documentaryHimself
Arena2004TV Series documentaryHimself
The Very Best of 'Have I Got News for You'2002VideoHimself
Legends2002TV Series documentaryHimself
The Sketch Show Story2001TV Series documentaryHimself / Various Characters
The Unforgettable Hattie Jacques2000TV Movie documentaryHimself
Heroes of Comedy1998-1999TV Series documentaryHimself
Saturday Night Live 251999TV Special documentaryHimself (uncredited)
Omnibus1995TV Series documentaryHimself
The Beatles Anthology1995TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself (behind Dudley Moore) (uncredited)
The Best of... What's Left of... Not Only... But Also1990TV SeriesHimself / Various Characters
Saturday Night Live: 15th Anniversary1989TV Special'Gigi' Director (uncredited)

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