Chris Barrie Biography (1960-)

Full name, Christopher Jonathan Barrie; born March 28, 1960, in Hannover, Lower Saxony, West Germany; father, served in the army; married Monica, 1987 (divorced, 1990); married Alecks, December 3, 1997. Addresses: Manager: Noel Gay Management, Shepperton Studios, Studios Road, Shepperton, Middlesex TW17 0QD England.; Contact: JLA, 13 Short's Gardens, London WC2H9AT England.

Gender
Male
Occupation
Actor, writer
Birth Details
March 28, 1960
Hannover, Germany

Famous Works

  • CREDITS
  • Film Appearances
  • Carnival thin man, Testimony, European Classics Video, 1988
  • Red Dwarf: Smeg Ups, 1994
  • Various roles, Motoring Wheel Nuts (also known as Chris Barrie's "Motoring Wheel Nuts"), 1995
  • Himself and Arnold Rimmer, Red Dwarf: Smeg Outs, 1995
  • (As Christopher Barrie) Hillary, Lara Croft: Tomb Raider (also known as Tomb Raider), Paramount, 2001
  • (As Christopher Barrie) Hillary, Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle ofLife (also known as Lara Croft Tomb Raider: Die wiege des lebens), Paramount, 2003
  • Ace Rimmer, Red Dwarf: Ace Rimmer--A Life in Lame (short), BBC Worldwide, 2004
  • Tom Marks, Back in Business, 2006
  • Television Appearances
  • Series
  • Carrott's Lib, BBC, 1983
  • Various characters, Pushing Up Daisies, LWT, 1984
  • Various voices, Spitting Image, ITV, 1984-91
  • Coming Next, 1985
  • Gordon Brittas, The Brittas Empire, BBC, 1991-97
  • Voice, The Legends of Treasure Island, ITV, 1993
  • Gordon Brittas, Get Fit with Brittas, BBC, 1997
  • Gary Prince, A Prince Among Men, BBC, 1997
  • Arnold Rimmer, Red Dwarf, BBC, 1998
  • Presenter, Massive Engines (also known as Chris Barrie's "Massive Engines"), Discovery Channel, 2004
  • Miniseries
  • Waiter, Zastrozzi: A Romance, Channel 4, 1986
  • Movies
  • Mickie Scott, White Goods, 1994
  • Specials
  • Jasper Carrott Election Special, 1983
  • Voice of himself, Comic Relief (also known as The Utterly Utterly Rude Video Live), BBC, 1986
  • Voice, Spitting Image: Down and Out in the White House, NBC, 1986
  • Voice, Spitting Image: The Ronnie and Nancy Show, NBC, 1987
  • Spitting Image voices, Live! From London, 1988
  • Arnold Rimmer, Comic Relief (also known as Comic Relief 3: TheStonker), BBC, 1991
  • Himself, Arnold Rimmer, and Ace Rimmer, "Red Dwarf" A-Z, BBC, 1998
  • Himself, Universe Challenge, BBC, 1998
  • Arnold Rimmer, Can't Smeg Won't Smeg, BBC, 1998
  • Himself, Hancock's World of Sport, 1999
  • Various, Night of a Thousand Faces, BBC, 2001
  • Himself, The Funny Ladies of British Comedy, PBS, 2004
  • Himself, Happy Birthday BBC Two, BBC, 2004
  • Himself, Zippy and George's Puppet Legends, 2005
  • Episodic
  • (As Christopher Barrie) Captain, "Nasty," The Young Ones, BBC, 1984
  • The Lenny Henry Show, BBC, 1985
  • (As Christopher Barrie) Sammy, "Cassie," Happy Families, BBC, 1985
  • Alas Smith & Jones (also known as Smith & Jones), BBC, 1985
  • "Pratt Out of Hell," Lenny Henry Tonite, BBC, 1986
  • Director, Filthy Rich & Catflap, BBC, 1987
  • Ambassador--Fearsome Revolutionary, "Nob and Nobility," Blackadder theThird (also known as Blackadder 3 and Blackadder III), BBC, 1987
  • Voice of various characters, "Alan B'Stard Closes Down the BBC," The New Statesman, ITV1, 1988
  • Voice of commentator, Grace & Favour (also known as Are YouBeing Served?), BBC, 1992
  • Reader, "Jack Crater," Jackanory, BBC, 1993
  • Ben Elton: The Man from Auntie (The Man from Auntie), BBC,1994
  • Himself, Top Gear (also known as Top Gear Xtra), BBC, 2003
  • Himself, The Terry and Gaby Show, Channel 5, 2004
  • Himself, Today with Des and Mel, ITV, 2004
  • Himself, "Red Dwarf," Comedy Connections, BBC, 2004
  • Also appeared in David Essex Showcase, BBC.
  • Radio Appearances
  • Appeared in Son of Cliche; Uncyclopaedia of Rock; John Mortimer's "Ceremonial in Three Flats"; Film Profit and Pleasure.
  • Stage Appearances
  • Totally Foxed, U.K. cities, 1990
  • Also toured in a one-man show in the U.K., 1998.
  • RECORDINGS
  • Video Games
  • Voice of Simon, Simon the Sorcerer, 1993
  • Videos
  • Appeared in Chris Barrie's "Motoring Wheelnuts."
  • WRITINGS
  • Television Episodes
  • Pushing Up Daisies, LWT, 1984

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