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Christopher Guest

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.   The Rt. Hon. Christopher Haden-Guest, 5th Baron Haden-Guest (born February 5, 1948), better known as Christopher Guest, is an American screenwriter, composer, musician, director, actor and comedian. He is most widely known in Hollywood for having written, directed and starred in several improvisational "mockumentary" films that feature a repertory-like ensemble cast, such as This is Spinal Tap. In the United Kingdom, he holds a Baronial peerage, and has publicly expressed a desire to see the House of Lords reformed as a democratically-elected chamber. Despite initial activity in the Lords, his career there was cut short by the House of Lords Act 1999. When using his title, he is normally styled for short as Lord Haden-Guest. Description above from the Wikipedia article Christopher Guest, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Feb 5, 1948 In New York City, New York, U.S.
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series Saturday Night Live with Howard Cosell
Latest Project:
Movie Mascots 2016-10-11
Known For
Poster of Partners in Life
Poster of Sticky Fingers
Poster of Haywire
Poster of Girlfriends
Series Saturday Night Live with Howard Cosell Unknown 2023
Movie Mascots Corky St. Clair 2016-10-11
Movie Misery Loves Comedy Himself 2015-01-23
Movie Drunk Stoned Brilliant Dead: The Story of the National Lampoon Self / Actor 2015-01-25
Movie Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian Ivan the Terrible 2009-05-20
Movie The Invention of Lying Nathan Goldfrappe 2009-09-13
Movie Mr. Warmth: The Don Rickles Project Himself 2007-10-13
Movie For Your Consideration Jay Berman 2006-11-22
Movie Mrs. Henderson Presents Lord Cromer 2005-09-08
Movie A Mighty Wind Alan Barrows 2003-04-16
Movie As You Wish: The Story of 'The Princess Bride' 2001-09-04
Movie Best in Show Harlan Pepper 2000-09-29
Series The Early Show Unknown 1999-11-01
Series Where Are They Now? Unknown 1999-06-07
Movie Small Soldiers Slamfist / Scratch-It 1998-07-10
Series The View Unknown 1997-08-11
Movie Waiting for Guffman Corky St. Clair 1996-08-21
Series E! True Hollywood Story Unknown 1996-03-29
Movie A Few Good Men Dr. Stone 1992-12-11
Movie Partners in Life El Supremo 1990-08-31
Movie Hard 'N Heavy Volume 8 Himself 1990-01-01
Movie Saturday Night Live: 15th Anniversary Self 1989-09-24
Series The Simpsons Unknown 1989-12-17
Movie Sticky Fingers Sam 1988-05-06
Movie Beyond Therapy Bob 1987-02-27
Movie The Princess Bride Count Tyrone Rugen 1987-09-25
Movie Little Shop of Horrors The First Customer 1986-12-19
Movie Billy Crystal: Don't Get Me Started Chip Dimentebella 1986-08-09
Movie This Is Spinal Tap Nigel Tufnel 1984-05-04
Series St. Elsewhere Unknown 1982-10-26
Movie A Piano for Mrs. Cimino Philip Ryan 1982-02-03
Movie Heartbeeps Calvin 1981-12-18
Movie Haywire The T.V. Director 1980-05-14
Movie The Missing Link No Lobes 1980-05-21
Movie The Long Riders Charlie Ford 1980-05-16
Movie The Last Word Roger 1979-01-01
Series CBS News Sunday Morning Unknown 1979-01-28
Series Blind Ambition Jeb Stuart Magruder 1979-05-20
Movie Girlfriends Eric 1978-08-11
Series The Andros Targets Unknown 1977-01-31
Movie It Happened One Christmas Harry Bailey 1977-12-11
Series Laverne & Shirley Unknown 1976-01-27
Movie The Fortune Boy Lover 1975-05-20
Series Saturday Night Live Various 1975-10-11
Movie Shame of the Jungle Chief M'Bulu / Short / Nurse (voice)(English Dub) 1975-09-04
Movie Death Wish Patrolman Reilly 1974-07-24
Movie Lemmings Various 1973-01-25
Movie The Hot Rock Policeman 1972-01-26
Movie The Hospital Resident (uncredited) 1971-12-14
Series All in the Family Unknown 1971-01-12