Alexei Sayle

Actor | Writer | Soundtrack
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KNOWN FOR 
Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (1989) | The Thief Lord (2006) | Alexei Sayle's Stuff (1988-1991)
AKA 
Alexie Sayle | Alexy Syale
BORN 
Aug 7, 1952 (age 65)
HEIGHT 
5' 10" (1.78m)

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Past Film & Video (21 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (53 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Comic Strip Presents RED TOPComic Strip Presents RED TOP (TV Movie) Colin Goodman  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Holby CityHolby City (TV Series) Bernie Reddy (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014 1
  • Primary photo for New TricksNew Tricks (TV Series) Anthony Marshall (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 1
  • Primary photo for Olive the OstrichOlive the Ostrich (TV Series) Narrator (16 episodes, 2011)  Less 2011 16
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  • Primary photo for Horrible HistoriesHorrible Histories (TV Series) Dr. Ushma (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
  • Primary photo for The Learning CurvesThe Learning Curves (TV Movie) Inspiration  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Agatha Christie's MarpleAgatha Christie's Marple (TV Series) Dr Maverick (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009 1
  • Primary photo for Alexei Sayle's LiverpoolAlexei Sayle's Liverpool (TV Mini-series) Himself - Presenter (1 episode, 2008), Writer (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008 1
    • Coming Home (Jun 20, 2008) Himself - Presenter, Writer  Less
  • Primary photo for Clive HoleClive Hole (TV Movie) Writer (story)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Bremner, Bird and FortuneBremner, Bird and Fortune (TV Series) Pope John Paul II (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005 1
  • Primary photo for The Legend of the Tamworth TwoThe Legend of the Tamworth Two (TV Movie) Newspaper Editor  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Keen EddieKeen Eddie (TV Series) Rudy Alexander (3 episodes, 2003)  Less 2003–2004 3
  • Primary photo for Spine ChillersSpine Chillers (TV Series) Graham (1 episode, 2003), Writer (story) (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003 1
  • Primary photo for Tipping the VelvetTipping the Velvet (TV Mini-series) Charles Frobisher (2 episodes, 2002)  Less 2002 2
  • Primary photo for Arabian NightsArabian Nights (TV Mini-series) BacBac (2 episodes, 2000)  Less 2000 2
  • Primary photo for Animated Tales of the WorldAnimated Tales of the World (TV Series) Troll (1 episode)  Less 2000–  1
  • Primary photo for Renford RejectsRenford Rejects (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1999)  Less 1999 1
  • Primary photo for Bill Bryson: Notes from a Small IslandBill Bryson: Notes from a Small Island (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1999), With Thanks To (1 episode, 1999)  Less 1999 1
    • Episode #1.1 (Jan 10, 1999) Himself (uncredited), With Thanks To  Less
  • Primary photo for Alexei Sayle's Merry-Go-RoundAlexei Sayle's Merry-Go-Round (TV Series) Associate Producer (6 episodes, 1998), Himself / Bobby Chariot / Various (6 episodes, 1998), Writer (6 episodes, 1998)  Less 1998 6
    • Episode #1.6 (Jun 14, 1998) Himself / Bobby Chariot / Various, Associate Producer, Writer  Less
    • Episode #1.5 (Jun 5, 1998) Himself / Bobby Chariot / Various, Associate Producer, Writer  Less
    • Episode #1.4 (May 29, 1998) Himself / Bobby Chariot / Various, Associate Producer, Writer  Less
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  • Primary photo for The History of Tom Jones, a FoundlingThe History of Tom Jones, a Foundling (TV Mini-series) Puppeteer (1 episode, 1997)  Less 1997 1
  • Primary photo for Alexei Sayle's Comedy HourAlexei Sayle's Comedy Hour (TV Series) Himself, Writer  Less 1997– 
  • Primary photo for Hospital!Hospital! (TV Movie) X Ray Operator  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for Common As MuckCommon As Muck (TV Series) Reg Vickers (2 episodes, 1997)  Less 1997 2
  • Primary photo for Great Railway JourneysGreat Railway Journeys (TV Series) Himself / Presenter (1 episode, 1996), Writer (1 episode, 1996)  Less 1996 1
    • Aleppo to Aqaba (Sep 11, 1996) Himself / Presenter, Writer  Less
  • Primary photo for JackanoryJackanory (TV Series) Reader (1 episode, 1996)  Less 1996 1
  • Primary photo for Two MinutesTwo Minutes (TV Movie) Bernie  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Sorry About Last NightSorry About Last Night (TV Movie) Andy Carolides, Writer  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for The All New Alexei Sayle ShowThe All New Alexei Sayle Show (TV Series) Himself / Bobby Chariot / Various (12 episodes, 1994), Writer (12 episodes, 1994)  Less 1994–1995 12
    • Episode #2.6 (Jul 28, 1995) Himself / Bobby Chariot / Various, Writer  Less
    • Episode #2.5 (Jul 14, 1995) Himself / Bobby Chariot / Various, Writer  Less
    • Episode #2.4 (Jul 7, 1995) Himself / Bobby Chariot / Various, Writer  Less
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  • Primary photo for ParisParis (TV Series) Alain Degout (6 episodes, 1994)  Less 1994 6
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  • Primary photo for The Unpleasant World of Penn & TellerThe Unpleasant World of Penn & Teller (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1994)  Less 1994 1
  • Primary photo for Rubbish, King of the JumbleRubbish, King of the Jumble (TV Series) Actor  Less 1993– 
  • Primary photo for CuracaoCuracao (TV Movie) Seemuller  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for The Comic Strip Presents...The Comic Strip Presents... (TV Series) Inspector / Dad / Bride's Father / Mog / Carl Moss / Sterling Moss / Paul (6 episodes, 1988), Writer (1 episode, 1988)  Less 1988–1993 6
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  • Primary photo for LovejoyLovejoy (TV Series) Freddy Reeve (1 episode, 1993)  Less 1993 1
  • Primary photo for Alexei Sayle's StuffAlexei Sayle's Stuff (TV Series) Himself / Various Roles / Various (18 episodes, 1988), Writer (16 episodes, 1988), Writer (2 episodes, 1989), Performer ("Long Distance Information") (1 episode, 1989), Performer ("Shut Up!") (1 episode, 1991), Performer ("People's Highway 88") (1 episode, 1989), Performer ("Word Association") (1 episode, 1988), Performer ("Hooray for British Films") (1 episode, 1991), Performer ("Panic", "Public School") (1 episode, 1989), Performer ("Meanwhile") (1 episode, 1988), Performer ("I Like a Laugh") (1 episode, 1989), Performer ("It's a Funny Old World") (1 episode, 1988), Performer ("Who You Looking At?") (1 episode, 1991), Performer ("I'm Pissed") (1 episode, 1991), Performer ("Play That Funky Music Jewish Boy") (1 episode, 1988)  Less 1988–1991 18
    • What's This Organ Doing in the Scullery? (Nov 7, 1991) Himself / Various Roles, Performer ("Who You Looking At?"), Writer  Less
    • Vanessa Goes Bonkers (Oct 31, 1991) Himself / Various Roles, Performer ("Shut Up!"), Writer  Less
    • Why Are They Now? (Oct 24, 1991) Himself / Various Roles, Writer  Less
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  • Primary photo for Selling HitlerSelling Hitler (TV Mini-series) Konrad 'Conny' Fischer (5 episodes, 1991)  Less 1991 5
    • Episode #1.5 (Jul 9, 1991) Konrad 'Conny' Fischer  Less
    • Episode #1.4 (Jul 2, 1991) Konrad 'Conny' Fischer  Less
    • Episode #1.3 (Jun 25, 1991) Konrad 'Conny' Fischer  Less
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  • Primary photo for 4 Play4 Play (TV Series) Rittblatt (1 episode, 1991), Writer (1 episode, 1991)  Less 1991 1
    • 'Itch (Feb 23, 1991) Rittblatt, Writer  Less
  • Primary photo for ScreenplayScreenplay (TV Series) Clarence Flamer (1 episode, 1990)  Less 1990 1
  • Primary photo for The Gravy TrainThe Gravy Train (TV Mini-series) Vlad Milcic (4 episodes, 1990)  Less 1990 4
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  • Primary photo for Les GirlsLes Girls (TV Series) Mr. Korvus (1 episode, 1988)  Less 1988 1
    • Prints (Jun 12, 1988) Mr. Korvus  Less
  • Primary photo for Jake's JourneyJake's Journey (TV Movie) Head torturer  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Mister Corbett's GhostMister Corbett's Ghost (TV Movie) Toll Gate Keeper  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for RatmanRatman (TV Series) Fatman (3 episodes, 1987)  Less 1987 3
  • Primary photo for Up LineUp Line (TV Movie) Melvin Coombes  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for Roland Rat: The SeriesRoland Rat: The Series (TV Series) Maxwell De-Farcey (1 episode, 1986)  Less 1986 1
  • Primary photo for Doctor WhoDoctor Who (TV Series) D.J. (2 episodes, 1985)  Less 1985 2
  • Primary photo for Ligmalion: A Musical for the 80sLigmalion: A Musical for the 80s (TV Movie) John Bull  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Give us a BreakGive us a Break (TV Series) Frank (1 episode, 1984)  Less 1984 1
  • Primary photo for The Lenny Henry ShowThe Lenny Henry Show (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1984)  Less 1984 1
  • Primary photo for The Young OnesThe Young Ones (TV Series) Jerzy Balowski / Brian Damage / Jester Balowski / Joan Collins / Harry the Bastard / Police Recruiter / Train Driver / the Balowski Family (12 episodes, 1982), Writer (additional material) (12 episodes, 1982), Performer (theme song) (12 episodes, 1982), Performer ("Make Stupid Noises") (1 episode, 1984)  Less 1982–1984 12
    • Summer Holiday (Jun 19, 1984) Jerzy Balowski, Performer (theme song) (uncredited), Writer (additional material)  Less
    • Sick (Jun 12, 1984) Brian Damage, Performer (theme song) (uncredited), Writer (additional material)  Less
    • Time (Jun 5, 1984) Jester Balowski / Joan Collins, Performer (theme song) (uncredited), Writer (additional material)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Whoops ApocalypseWhoops Apocalypse (TV Series) Commisar Solzhenitsyn (4 episodes, 1982)  Less 1982 4
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  • Primary photo for WolcottWolcott (TV Mini-series) Speaker in market  Less 1981– 
  • Primary photo for The Comic StripThe Comic Strip (TV Short) Compere, Writer  Less 1981
Self (79 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for How The Young Ones Changed ComedyHow The Young Ones Changed Comedy (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2018
  • Primary photo for ÀrticÀrtic (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for Alan Davies: As Yet UntitledAlan Davies: As Yet Untitled (TV Series) Himself - Panellist (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for The 80s: Ten Years That Changed BritainThe 80s: Ten Years That Changed Britain (TV Movie) Himself - Comedian  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Rik Mayall: Lord of MisruleRik Mayall: Lord of Misrule (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for 50 Years of BBC2 Comedy50 Years of BBC2 Comedy (TV Movie) Self  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for George Garrett: A Stoker with PunchGeorge Garrett: A Stoker with Punch (Short) Narration (voice)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Channel 4 NewsChannel 4 News (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 2013)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Richard Herring's Leicester Square Theatre PodcastRichard Herring's Leicester Square Theatre Podcast (TV Series) Himself  Less 2012– 
  • Primary photo for Question TimeQuestion Time (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for The Story of the Music Hall with Michael GradeThe Story of the Music Hall with Michael Grade (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for GeniusGenius (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for The Michael Ball ShowThe Michael Ball Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for The One ShowThe One Show (TV Series) Himself - Guest / Himself (2 episodes, 2008)  Less 2008–2010
  • Primary photo for The Story of SlapstickThe Story of Slapstick (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Monty Python: Almost the Truth - The Lawyer's CutMonty Python: Almost the Truth - The Lawyer's Cut (TV Mini-series) Himself (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for The 7PM ProjectThe 7PM Project (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for This WeekThis Week (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 2006)  Less 2006–2009
  • Primary photo for Comedy Songs: The Pop YearsComedy Songs: The Pop Years (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Never Mind the BuzzcocksNever Mind the Buzzcocks (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 2003)  Less 2003–2008
  • Primary photo for Alexei Sayle's LiverpoolAlexei Sayle's Liverpool (TV Mini-series) Himself - Presenter (3 episodes, 2008)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for BreakfastBreakfast (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 2004)  Less 2004–2008
  • Primary photo for Loose WomenLoose Women (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Saturday KitchenSaturday Kitchen (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Clive James Talking in the LibraryClive James Talking in the Library (TV Series) Himself  Less 2006–2008
  • Primary photo for Alternative Rebellion: The Beginning of Britain's Alternative Comedy SceneAlternative Rebellion: The Beginning of Britain's Alternative Comedy Scene (Video) Himself  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for The Guest Stars of 'The Young Ones'The Guest Stars of 'The Young Ones' (Video) Himself  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for The Making of 'The Young Ones'The Making of 'The Young Ones' (Video) Himself  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Tapping the WireTapping the Wire (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Comedy Greats: Pete and DudComedy Greats: Pete and Dud (Video) Himself (as Alexie Sayle)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for 100 Greatest Stand-Ups100 Greatest Stand-Ups (TV Special) Himself  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Dawn French's Boys Who Do ComedyDawn French's Boys Who Do Comedy (TV Series) Himself (3 episodes, 2007)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Mark Lawson Talks to...Mark Lawson Talks to... (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Annually RetentiveAnnually Retentive (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for The Heaven and Earth ShowThe Heaven and Earth Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Richard & JudyRichard & Judy (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 2003)  Less 2003–2006
  • Primary photo for My Dad was a CommunistMy Dad was a Communist (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Next of KinNext of Kin (Video) Narrator  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for The Comic Strip: A RetrospectiveThe Comic Strip: A Retrospective (Video) Himself  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for The Roots of Monty PythonThe Roots of Monty Python (Video) Himself  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for ArenaArena (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Presenter (2 episodes, 1982)  Less 1982–2004
  • Primary photo for Rove LiveRove Live (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Today with Des and MelToday with Des and Mel (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for What's Blood Got to Do with It?What's Blood Got to Do with It? (Short) Himself - Narrator (voice)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Strike: When Britain Went to WarStrike: When Britain Went to War (TV Movie) Himself - Comedian  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Around ScotlandAround Scotland (TV Series) Host (2003)  Less 1995–2003
  • Primary photo for RubyRuby (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2002)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for KellyKelly (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2002)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Room 101Room 101 (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2002)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Top TenTop Ten (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2000)  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for ParkinsonParkinson (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2000)  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for You Cannot Be SeriousYou Cannot Be Serious (TV Series) Himself - Presenter (2 episodes, 1999)  Less 1999
    • Religion (Mar 29, 1999) Himself - Presenter  Less
    • War (Mar 22, 1999) Himself - Presenter  Less
  • Primary photo for A History of Alternative ComedyA History of Alternative Comedy (TV Mini-series) Himself  Less 1999– 
  • Primary photo for Bill Bryson: Notes from a Small IslandBill Bryson: Notes from a Small Island (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1999)  Less 1999
    • Episode #1.1 (Jan 10, 1999) Himself (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Alexei Sayle's Merry-Go-RoundAlexei Sayle's Merry-Go-Round (TV Series) Himself / Bobby Chariot / Various (6 episodes, 1998)  Less 1998
    • Episode #1.6 (Jun 14, 1998) Himself / Bobby Chariot / Various  Less
    • Episode #1.5 (Jun 5, 1998) Himself / Bobby Chariot / Various  Less
    • Episode #1.4 (May 29, 1998) Himself / Bobby Chariot / Various  Less
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  • Primary photo for TFI FridayTFI Friday (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1998)  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Kung Fu Movie MasterclassKung Fu Movie Masterclass (TV Movie) Himself - Presenter  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for Great Railway JourneysGreat Railway Journeys (TV Series) Himself / Presenter (1 episode, 1996)  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for The End of the Year ShowThe End of the Year Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1995)  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for One for the RoadOne for the Road (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1995)  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for The All New Alexei Sayle ShowThe All New Alexei Sayle Show (TV Series) Himself / Bobby Chariot / Various (12 episodes, 1994)  Less 1994–1995
    • Episode #2.6 (Jul 28, 1995) Himself / Bobby Chariot / Various  Less
    • Episode #2.5 (Jul 14, 1995) Himself / Bobby Chariot / Various  Less
    • Episode #2.4 (Jul 7, 1995) Himself / Bobby Chariot / Various  Less
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  • Primary photo for A Christmas Night with the StarsA Christmas Night with the Stars (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1994)  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Have I Got News for YouHave I Got News for You (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 1993)  Less 1993–1994
  • Primary photo for DriveDrive (TV Series) Himself - Host  Less 1994– 
  • Primary photo for The South Bank ShowThe South Bank Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1993)  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for I Was That MonsterI Was That Monster (TV Short) Himself  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Amnesty International's Big 30Amnesty International's Big 30 (TV Special) Himself - Presenter  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for Alexei Sayle's StuffAlexei Sayle's Stuff (TV Series) Himself / Various Roles / Various (18 episodes, 1988)  Less 1988–1991
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  • Primary photo for Cilla's Goodbye to the '80sCilla's Goodbye to the '80s (TV Movie) Self  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for South of WatfordSouth of Watford (TV Series) Himself - Interviewe (1 episode, 1987)  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for Roland Rat: The SeriesRoland Rat: The Series (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1986)  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for BlissBliss (TV Series) Herself - Agony Aunt (1 episode, 1985)  Less 1985
    • Episode #1.5 (Sep 6, 1985) Herself - Agony Aunt  Less
  • Primary photo for Top of the PopsTop of the Pops (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1984)  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Comic RootsComic Roots (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1982)  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for The Secret Policeman's Other BallThe Secret Policeman's Other Ball Himself  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for OTTOTT (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 1982)  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for Live a LifeLive a Life Self  Less 1982 £100K
  • Primary photo for Boom Boom, Out Go the LightsBoom Boom, Out Go the Lights (TV Special) Himself  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Fundamental FrolicsFundamental Frolics Himself  Less 1981
Archive Footage (7 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Greatest Stand Up ComediansGreatest Stand Up Comedians (TV Movie) Himself - 42nd Place (archive footage)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Ben Elton: Laughing at the 80sBen Elton: Laughing at the 80s (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Hitler: The Comedy YearsHitler: The Comedy Years (TV Movie) D.J. (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for The Story of Light EntertainmentThe Story of Light Entertainment (TV Mini-series) Himself (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006
    • The Comics (Aug 12, 2006) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Revelation ExhumedRevelation Exhumed (Video) Himself / D.J. (archive footage)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for The 100 Greatest TV AdsThe 100 Greatest TV Ads (TV Special) Self (archive footage)  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for What's a Carry On?What's a Carry On? (TV Movie) Achmed (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1998

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