Terry Gilliam

Film Director / Screenwriter / Comedian / Animator / Actor / Film Producer | * 11/22/1940 (80) | Minneapolis, Minnesota (United States of America (USA))
Terrence Vance Gilliam (born 22 November 1940) is an American-born British film director, screenwriter, animator, actor, comedian and former member of the Monty Python comedy troupe. Gilliam has directed 14 feature films, including Time Bandits (1981), Brazil (1985), The Adventures of Baron Munchausen (1988), The Fisher King (1991), 12 Monkeys (1995), Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas (1998), The Brothers Grimm (2005), Tideland (2005), and The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus (2009). The only "Python" not born in Britain, he became a naturalised British subject in 1968 and formally renounced his Amer... ()
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Terrence Vance "Terry" Gilliam (born November 22, 1940) is an American-British screenwriter, film director, animator, actor and member of the Monty Python comedy troupe. Subsequent to his early work with the Pythons, Gilliam became known for directing fantasy and sci-fi films, including "Time Bandits" (1981), "Brazil" (1985), "The Adventures of Baron Munchausen" (1988), "The Fisher King" (1991), "12 Monkeys" (1995), "Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas" (1998) and "The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus" (2009). He is the only Python not born in Britain; he took British citizenship in 1968.

Most frequent genres for this person: Comedies | Documentaries | Fantasy

Known for these Movies & Shows

Awards & Nominations for Terry Gilliam

Officier Des Arts Et Des Lettres‎ European Film Award for Best Short Film Winsor Mccay Award European Film Academy Lifetime Achievement Award Academy Award for Best Writing, Original Screenplay European Film Award for Best Short Film

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Movies with Terry Gilliam as Actor(70)

as himself2020 Fellini of the Spirits
as Le chasseur2020 Bye Bye Morons
as himself2019 He Dreams of Giants
as himself2019 An Accidental Studio
as Giant #2 (Voice)2018 The Man Who Killed Don Quixote
as Nasty Alien (voice)2015 Absolutely Anything
as Dr. Therieux2015 I REC U
as Seal and Signet Minister2015 Jupiter Ascending
as Himself, others2014 Monty Python: Live (Mostly)
as Charles Meatson "famous man-eater"2013 9 Month Stretch
as himself2012 For No Good Reason
as himself2012 Anatomy of a Liar
as himself2012 The Cricklewood Greats
as The Ranger (Voice)2011 The Monster of Nix
as Not an Individual / Mexican / Mountie2010 Not the Messiah (He's a Very Naughty Boy)
as Senior Citizen in Photo (uncredited)2010 The Legend of Hallowdega
as himself2008 What Is Brazil?
as himself2005 Getting Gilliam
as himself2003 Breakfast with Hunter
as Himself - Writer & Director2002 Lost in La Mancha
as Irritating Singer Inside Fish (uncredited)1988 The Adventures of Baron Munchausen
as Dr. Imhaus1985 Spies Like Us
as Smoking Man (uncredited)1985 Brazil
as Diverse Rollen1983 The Meaning of Life
as Window Cleaner (uncredited)1983 The Crimson Permanent Assurance
as Man Even Further Forward / Revolutionary / Jailer / Blood and Thunder Prophet / Frank / Audience Mem1979 Life of Brian
as N°6011978 Cinématon
as Man with Rock1977 Jabberwocky
as Patsy / Green Knight / Old Man from Scene 24 (Bridgekeeper) / Sir Bors / Animator / Gorilla Hand1975 Monty Python and the Holy Grail
as Self-Defence Nun / Flasher / Uncle Sam / Caterpillar Man / Sign Holder / Conrad Poohs1971 And Now for Something Completely Different
as Various (as Montypython Flyingcircus)1971 Euroshow '71: May Day Special

TV Shows/Series with Terry Gilliam as Actor(14)

Movies with Terry Gilliam as Crew(50)

Directing/Director2020 Mr. Vertigo
Writing/Screenplay2020 Mr. Vertigo
Production/Consulting Producer2019 1884: Yesterday's Future
Production/Executive Producer2019 The White Circus
Directing/Director2018 The Man Who Killed Don Quixote
Writing/Screenplay2018 The Man Who Killed Don Quixote
Writing/Writer2014 Monty Python: Live (Mostly)
Directing/Director2013 The Zero Theorem
Directing/Director2011 The Wholly Family
Writing/Writer2011 The Wholly Family
Directing/Director2010 The Legend of Hallowdega
Production/Producer2009 The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus
Directing/Director2005 The Brothers Grimm
Writing/Screenplay2005 The Brothers Grimm
Directing/Director2005 Tideland
Writing/Screenplay2005 Tideland
Production/Executive Producer2005 The Piano Tuner of Earthquakes
Directing/Director1998 Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
Writing/Screenplay1998 Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
Directing/Director1995 Twelve Monkeys
Directing/Director1991 The Fisher King
Directing/Director1988 The Adventures of Baron Munchausen
Writing/Screenplay1988 The Adventures of Baron Munchausen
Directing/Director1985 Brazil
Writing/Screenplay1985 Brazil
Writing/Screenplay1983 The Meaning of Life
Directing/Director1983 The Crimson Permanent Assurance
Writing/Screenplay1983 The Crimson Permanent Assurance
Directing/Director1981 Time Bandits
Production/Producer1981 Time Bandits
Writing/Writer1981 Time Bandits
Art/Production Design1979 Life of Brian
Visual Effects/Animation1979 Life of Brian
Writing/Screenplay1979 Life of Brian
Directing/Director1977 Jabberwocky
Writing/Screenplay1977 Jabberwocky
Directing/Director1975 Monty Python and the Holy Grail
Directing/Director1975 Miracle of Flight
Production/Producer1975 Miracle of Flight
Visual Effects/Animation1975 Miracle of Flight
Writing/Writer1975 Miracle of Flight
Directing/Director1968 Storytime
Visual Effects/Animation1968 Storytime

TV Shows/Series with Terry Gilliam as Crew(2)

Creator/Creator2006 Monty Python's Personal Best
Writing/Writer1969 Monty Python's Flying Circus

Additional Information

Official websites:
Full Name: Terry Gilliam
Born: Friday, 11/22 1940 (November) in Minneapolis, Minnesota (United States of America (USA)) (current age: 80 years + 248 days)
Zodiac sign: Sagittarius (Chinese zodiac sign: Dragon)
Languages: English (EN)
Educated at: Occidental College, Birmingham High School
Member of: Monty Python
Other names for Terry Gilliam (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Terry C. Gilliamberg"
"Терри Гиллиам"
Terry Gilliam frequently works together with these people:
Michael Palin (51x, Actor)
Terry Jones (47x, Actor)
Eric Idle (44x, Actor)
John Cleese (40x, Actor)
Graham Chapman (33x, Actor)
Keith Fulton (13x, Crew)
Charles McKeown (11x, Actor)
Louis Pepe (10x, Crew)
Carol Cleveland (10x, Actress)
George Harrison (9x, Actor)
Irene Lamb (9x, Crew)
Ronnie Corbett (4x, Actor)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:1303, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 07/15/2021