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Simon Pegg Biography and Profile

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Simon Pegg Profile

Birth Name Simon John Beckingham
Known As Simon Pegg
Occupation Actor, comedian, writer, producer, singer, director
Popular as Actor
Career 1995–present
Acting Debut Six Pairs of Pants
Marital Status Married
Date of Birth February 14, 1970
Birth Place Brockworth, United Kingdom
Zodiac Aquarius
Nationality British
Height 1.78 m
Hair Color Blonde
Eye Color Blue with green inner rings
Education University of Bristol
Father John Henry Beckingham
Mother Gillian Rosemary
Spouse Maureen Pegg (m. 2005)
Children Matilda

Simon Pegg Biography

Simon John Pegg famous as Simon Pegg is an English actor, comedian, screenwriter and film producer and director. He was born on February 14, 1970 in  Brockworth, United Kingdom to Gillian Rosemary and John Henry Beckingham. His mother is a former civil servent and his father is a jazz musician and keyboard salesman. His parents were divorced when he was at the age of seven. His mother remarried and took the surname of his stepfather. He attended various schools including Castle Hill Primary School, Brockworth Comprehensive Secondary School and The King’s School, Gloucester. He graduated in 1991 from the University of Bristol. He started his professional acting career in 1995 when he made his acting debut in the television series Six Pairs of Pants. He made his film acting debut in 1999 in the film Tube Tales. He is best known for his performances in the films: Shaun of the Dead in 2004, Hot Fuzz in 2007 and The World’s End in 2013. He married his long-time girlfriend Maureen McCann on July 23, 2005 and they have a child, Matilda together.

Simon Pegg Filmography

Film

Year Title Role Notes
1998 Live from the Lighthouse Robert Jobson Television film
1999 Tube Tales Clerk Segment: “Steal Away”
1999 Guest House Paradiso Mr. Nice
2001 The Parole Officer Deflated Husband
2002 24 Hour Party People Paul Morley
2003 Final Demand Colin Taylor Television film
2004 Sex & Lies Radio DJ Television film
2004 Shaun of the Dead Shaun Riley Also co-writer
2005 The League of Gentlemen’s Apocalypse Peter Cow
2005 Land of the Dead Photo Booth Zombie Cameo
2006 Mission: Impossible III Benji Dunn
2006 Big Nothing Gus
2006 Free Jimmy Odd (voice) Also writer of the English version
2007 Grindhouse Cannibal Segment: “Don’t”
2007 The Good Night Paul
2007 Hot Fuzz PC/Sergeant/Inspector Nicholas Angel Also co-writer
2007 Run Fatboy Run Dennis Doyle Also co-writer
2007 Diary of the Dead Newsreader (voice) Cameo
2008 How to Lose Friends and Alienate People Sidney Young
2009 Star Trek Montgomery “Scotty” Scott
2009 Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs Buck (voice)
2010 Burke and Hare William Burke
2010 The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader Reepicheep (voice)
2011 Paul Graeme Willy Also co-writer
2011 Scrat’s Continental Crack-up Buck (voice) Short film
2011 The Adventures of Tintin Thompson (voice)
2011 Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol Benji Dunn
2011 The Death and Return of Superman John Landis Short film
2012 A Fantastic Fear of Everything Jack Also executive producer
2013 Star Trek Into Darkness Montgomery “Scotty” Scott
2013 The World’s End Gary King Also co-writer and executive producer
2014 Cuban Fury Mondeo driver Uncredited cameo
2014 Hector and the Search for Happiness Hector
2014 The Boxtrolls Hebert Trubshaw (voice)
2014 Kill Me Three Times Charlie Wolfe
2014 Man Up Jack
2015 Absolutely Anything Neil Clarke
Television
Year Title Role Notes
1995 Six Pairs of Pants Various characters Also writer
3 episodes
1995–1998 Faith in the Future Jools 15 episodes
1996 Asylum Simon Also writer
6 episodes
1997 I’m Alan Partridge Steve Bennett Episode: “Watership Alan”
1997 We Know Where You Live Various roles[31] 12 episodes
1998 Is It Bill Bailey? Various roles 6 episodes
1998–2002 Big Train Various roles Also writer
12 episodes
1999–2001 Spaced Tim Bisley Also co-writer and writer
14 episodes
1999 Tube Tales Clerk Segment: “Steal Away”
1999 Hippies Ray Purbbs 6 episodes
2000 Randall & Hopkirk Justin Pope Episode: “Paranoia”
2001 Brass Eye Gerard Chote Episode: “Paedophilia Special”
2001 Band of Brothers First Sergeant William Evans 2 episodes
2001 Dr. Terrible’s House of Horrible Angus Episode: “Curse of the Blood of the Lizard of Doom”
2002 Look Around You Sleeping Queen’s Guard Episode: “Maths”
2002 Linda Green Jay Episode: “Dark Side of the Moon”
2004 Black Books Evan Episode: “Manny Come Home”
2004 I Am Not an Animal Kieron the Cat (voice) 6 episodes
2005 Look Around You Handsome Man Episode: “Health”
2005 Spider-Plant Man Frank Matters Television Short
2005 Doctor Who The Editor Episode: “The Long Game”
2005 Doctor Who Confidential Narrator Documentary series
2009 Robot Chicken Various voices 2 episodes
2012 Star Wars: The Clone Wars Dengar (voice) Episode: “Bounty”
2012 Room on the Broom Narrator Television short
2012–2014 Phineas and Ferb Various voices 3 episodes
2013 Randy Cunningham: 9th Grade Ninja Pitch Kickham (voice) Episode: “The McHugger Games/McFreaks”
2013 Mob City Hecky Nash 2 episodes

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