Eric Idle


    Eric Idle Biography

    Eric Idle is best known as Actor, comedian, singer-songwriter, writer who has an estimated Net Worth of $60 Million. Member of the groundbreaking Monty Python comedy troupe who wrote the hit Broadway musical Spamalot. He first became known to American audiences in 1978 when NBC aired a mockumentary film, All You Need Is Cash, a parody of The Beatles movies, which he wrote and starred in. He was born on March 29,1943, England. He helped close the 2012 Summer Olympics at the Olympic Stadium in London on 12 August, by performing the song Always Look on the Bright Side of Life, which was first featured in the 1979 Monty Python film Life of Brian. While studying English at Pembroke College at Cambridge he became the first president of the Cambridge University Footlights Club to allow membership to women. He later starred in the children's television comedy series Do Not Adjust Your Set co-starring his future Python fellows Terry Jones and Michael Palin. In 2002 he played against Martha Stewart and Charles Barkley on a celebrity edition of “Jeopardy!” and won. He had a son, Carey, in 1973 with his wife Lyn Ashley, who he married in 1969 and divorced in 1975. He has another child, Lily, with his second wife Tania, who he married in 1981. His zodiac sign is Aries

    Eric Idle Bio, Wiki

    First NameEric
    Last NameIdle
    Age77 years
    Birthday29th March, 1943
    BirthplaceSouth Shields, England
    Height5' 11″ (180 cm)
    Eye ColorBlue
    Hair ColorBrown – Light
    Zodiac SignAries
    ReligionAnglican / Episcopalian
    Occupation TextActor, comedian, singer-songwriter, writer
    Claim to FameMonty Python
    Year(s) Active1967–present
    Official Websites,

    Eric Idle Dating, Wife, Girlfriends and Relationships

    • Tania Kosevich and Eric Idle have been married for 39 years. They were dating for 1 year after getting together in 1980 and were married in 1981.
    • Lyn Ashley and Eric Idle were married for 8 years. They dated for 1 year after getting together in 1968 and married on 7th Jul 1969. 8 years later they divorced in 1978.
    • Anna Wintour and Eric Idle had a relationship.

    Eric Idle Children

    NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
    CareyMale197347 years oldLyn Ashley
    LilyFemale199030 years oldTania Kosevich

    Eric Idle Filmography

    The Entire Universe2016PresenterTV Movie
    Absolutely Anything2015Salubrious Gat (voice)Movie
    Monty Python Live (Mostly)2014First Yorkshireman, Noël Coward, Spanish GuitaristMovie
    Why? Factor2012Movie
    Wolf Sheep2010Movie
    Not the Messiah: He's a Very Naughty Boy2010Baritonish, Bob Dylan, Stan aka LorettaMovie
    Delgo2008Spig (voice)Movie
    Shrek the Third2007Merlin (voice)Movie
    Ella Enchanted2004NarratorMovie
    Super Robot Monkey Team Hyperforce Go!2004ScrappertonTV Show
    Hollywood Homicide2003CelebrityMovie
    Christmas Vacation 2: Cousin Eddie's Island Adventure2003English VictimTV Movie
    Pinocchio2002Medoro (English version, voice)Movie
    The Rutles 2: Can't Buy Me Lunch2002Dirk McQuickly, Lady Beth Mouse-Peddler, NarratorTV Movie
    The Scream Team2002Coffin EdTV Movie
    House of Mouse2001Pluto AngelTV Show
    102 Dalmatians2000Waddlesworth (voice)Movie
    Buzz Lightyear of Star Command2000GuzelianTV Show
    Brightness2000Mr. BixShort Film
    Dudley Do-Right1999ProspectorMovie
    South Park: Bigger Longer & Uncut1999Dr. Vosknocker (voice)Movie
    Pirates: 3D Show1999PierreShort Film
    Mickey Mouse Works1999Pluto AngelTV Show
    Journey Into Imagination: With Figment1999Dr. Nigel ChanningShort Film
    Quest for Camelot1998Devon (voice)Movie
    Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Movie1998Slyly the Fox (voice)Movie
    Hercules1998Mr. Parentheses, Parenthesis, School MasterTV Show
    An Alan Smithee Film: Burn Hollywood Burn1997Alan SmitheeMovie
    Recess1997GalileoTV Show
    The Angry Beavers1997SpanqueTV Show
    The Wind in the Willows1996RatMovie
    Suddenly Susan1996Ian Maxtone-GrahamTV Show
    MADtv1995ZookeeperTV Show
    Pinky and the Brain1995Pinky's Dad, Pinky's MomTV Show
    Honey, I Shrunk the Audience1994Dr. Nigel Channing (uncredited)Short Film
    Splitting Heirs1993Tommy Butterfly Rainbow Peace PatelMovie
    Frasier1993ChuckTV Show
    Missing Pieces1992WendelMovie
    Mom and Dad Save the World1992King RaffMovie
    Nuns on the Run1990Brian Hope, Flight Attendant #1 (as Eric Idle, Brian Hope)Movie
    Too Much Sun1990SonnyMovie
    One Foot in the Grave1990Mervyn Whale, The voice ofTV Show
    How to Get Ahead in Advertising1989Male Love Bird (voice, uncredited)Movie
    Around the World in 80 Days1989Jean PassepartoutTV Show
    Nearly Departed1989Grant Pritchard, Millie PritchardTV Show
    The Simpsons1989Declan DesmondTV Show
    Um Passo, Outro Passo e Depois…1989Actor on TV (uncredited)Movie
    The Adventures of Baron Munchausen1988Berthold, DesmondMovie
    The Mikado1987Ko-KoTV Movie
    The Transformers: The Movie1986Wreck-Gar (voice)Movie
    National Lampoon's European Vacation1985The Bike RiderMovie
    The Meaning of Life1983'Meaning of Life' Singer, Fish #3, GuntherMovie
    Yellowbeard1983Commander ClementMovie
    The Crimson Permanent Assurance1983Gunther (uncredited)Short Film
    Monty Python Live at the Hollywood Bowl1982Brewer, First Bruce, MichelangeloMovie
    Faerie Tale Theatre1982Narrator, Robert Browning, The Pied Piper of HamelinTV Show
    Life of Brian1979Harry the Haggler, Mr. Cheeky, Stan aka LorettaMovie
    All You Need Is Cash1978Dirk McQuickly, S.J. Krammerhead, The NarratorTV Movie
    Laverne & Shirley1976Derek DeWoodsTV Show
    Monty Python and the Holy Grail1975Dead Collector, Peasant 1, Sir Robin the Not-Quite-So-Brave-as-Sir LauncelotMovie
    Rutland Weekend Television1975Dirk McQuickly – Rutles Guitarist, RWT programme controller, VariousTV Show
    Saturday Night Live1975Terry HalseyTV Show
    And Now for Something Completely Different1971Arthur Nudge, Marriage Counselor, ProsecutorMovie
    Monty Python's Fliegender Zirkus1971Host, Norbert Schulze, SpectatorTV Show
    Monty Python's Flying Circus1969Clerk, Professor, VariousTV Show
    We Have Ways of Making You Laugh1968VariousTV Show
    At Last the 1948 Show1967Beethoven patient, End of row opera patron, waiterTV Show
    Do Not Adjust Your Set1967Various, Various CharactersTV Show
    No, That's Me Over Here!1967TV announcerTV Show
    Alice in Wonderland1966Young Man (uncredited)TV Movie
    A Christmas Night with the Stars1958Various – Monty Python's Flying Circus segmentTV Show

    Eric Idle Net Worth

    Estimated Net Worth 2020$60 Million
    Income SourcePrimary Income source Comedian (profession).


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