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Billy Connolly

Highest Rated:   94% Mrs. Brown (1997)
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Birthplace:   Anderston, Glasgow, Scotland, UK
Dropped out of school at 15. Became a welder after a five-year apprenticeship and did a brief tour building an oil rig off the coast of Nigeria. Nickname is "The Big Yin". Formed a folk band in 1965 called the Humblebums; he played the banjo. In 1975, had a number 1 song in the UK called "D.I.V.O.R.C.E." Received an honourary doctorate from the University of Glasgow in 2001. Longtime supporter of the Celtic Football Club. Was made a commander of the British Empire in 2003. Broke a rib and got a gash on his leg when he crashed his motorised trike while filming the 2011 documentary series Route 66. Started sketching in 2007, and had his first gallery show of his pen and ink drawings in March 2012. Was diagnosed with Parkinson's Disease and Prostate Cancer in 2014.

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Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

MOVIES

RATING TITLE CREDIT YEAR
No Score Yet Wild Oats
  • Actor
2016
71% What We Did on Our Holiday
  • Gordie
2015
59% The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies
  • Dain
2014
79% Quartet
  • Wilf Bond
2013
78% Brave
  • King Fergus
2012
No Score Yet The Ballad of Nessie
  • Narrator
2011
No Score Yet Open Season 3
  • Actor
2011
20% Gulliver's Travels
  • King Theodore
2010
23% The Boondock Saints II: All Saints Day
  • Poppa M/Il Duce
2009
No Score Yet Good Sharma
  • Actor
2009
No Score Yet One Giant Leap 2: What About Me?
  • Actor
2008
31% The X-Files: I Want to Believe (The X Files 2)
  • Father Joseph Crissman
2008
No Score Yet Gabriel & Me
  • Actor
2008
No Score Yet Open Season 2
  • McSquizzy
2008
73% Fido
  • Fido
2007
48% Open Season
  • McSquizzy
2006
11% Garfield: A Tail of Two Kitties
  • Dargis
2006
No Score Yet Gentlemen's Relish
  • Actor
2006
56% Fuck (F*ck)
  • Actor
2005
79% The Aristocrats
  • Actor
2005
No Score Yet Billy Connolly - Live in New York
  • Actor
2005
No Score Yet Billy Connolly - Erect for 30 Years
  • Actor
2004
72% Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events
  • Uncle Monty
2004
78% Overnight
  • Actor
2004
No Score Yet The Rutles 2---Can't Buy Me Lunch
  • Himself
2004
No Score Yet Ivor Cutler: Looking for Truth with a Pin
  • Actor
2004
66% The Last Samurai
  • Zebulon Gant
2003
11% Timeline
  • Professeur Johnston
2003
70% White Oleander
  • Barry
2002
23% Who Is Cletis Tout?
  • Dr. Savian
2002
No Score Yet Billy Connolly Live - The Greatest Hits
  • Actor
2001
71% The Man Who Sued God
  • Steve Myers
2001
No Score Yet Prince Charming
  • Hamish
2001
No Score Yet Gabriel & Me
  • Gabriel
2001
48% An Everlasting Piece
  • The Scalper
2001
No Score Yet Gentlemen's Relish
  • Kingdom Swann
2001
60% Beautiful Joe
  • Joe
2000
No Score Yet Columbo: Murder with Too Many Notes
  • Findlay Crawford
2000
20% The Boondock Saints
  • Il Duce
1999
No Score Yet The Debt Collector
  • Nickie Dryden
1999
62% The Impostors
  • Sparks
1999
73% Still Crazy
  • Hughie
1998
No Score Yet Secret Policeman's Ball
  • Actor
1998
No Score Yet Deacon Brodie
  • William Deacon Brodie
1997
No Score Yet Paws
  • PC
1997
No Score Yet Her Majesty, Mrs. Brown
  • Actor
1997
94% Mrs. Brown
  • John Brown
1997
14% Beverly Hills Ninja
  • Actor
1997
70% Muppet Treasure Island
  • Billy Bones
1996
56% Pocahontas
  • Ben
1995
38% Indecent Proposal
  • Auction Emcee
1993
20% Crossing the Line
  • Frankie
1990
60% The Return of the Musketeers
  • Caddie
1989
No Score Yet The Hunting Of The Snark
  • Actor
1987
No Score Yet Water
  • Delgado Fitzhugh
1985
No Score Yet Blue Money
  • Des
1984
No Score Yet Bullshot
  • Hawkeye McGillicuddy
1983
No Score Yet The Secret Policeman's Other Ball
  • Actor
1982
No Score Yet The Secret Policeman's Ball
  • Actor
1981
No Score Yet Absolution
  • Blakey
1979
No Score Yet Billy Connolly - The Pick of Billy Connolly
  • Actor

TV

RATING TITLE CREDIT
No Score Yet Real Time With Bill Maher
2003
  • Panelist
No Score Yet House
2004-2012
  • Thomas
No Score Yet The Daily Show With Jon Stewart
1999-2015
  • Guest
No Score Yet The Tonight Show With Jay Leno
1992-2014
  • Guest
No Score Yet Conan
2010
  • Guest
No Score Yet The View
1997
  • Guest

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