Christopher Guest

British-American screenwriter, comedian, musician, director, and actor (born 1948)

Christopher Haden-Guest, 5th Baron Haden-Guest (born February 5, 1948), usually simply known as Christopher Guest, is an English-American actor, comedian, director, musician, and screenwriter. He is known for his work in This Is Spinal Tap, The Princess Bride, Best in Show, A Mighty Wind, and in For Your Consideration. He has won an Emmy Award.

Christopher Guest
Guest speaking at Vancouver Film School in 2008
Christopher Haden-Guest

(1948-02-05) February 5, 1948 (age 75)
CitizenshipUnited States
United Kingdom
EducationThe High School of Music & Art
Alma materNew York University
OccupationActor, comedian, director, musician, screenwriter
Years active1971–present
Notable work
This Is Spinal Tap
The Princess Bride
Best In Show
A Mighty Wind
For Your Consideration
Spouse(s)Jamie Lee Curtis (1984–present; 2 children)
RelativesTony Curtis (father-in-law),
Janet Leigh (mother-in-law),
Kelly Curtis (sister-in-law)

Early life change

Guest was born on February 5, 1948 in New York City, New York.[1] He studied at The High School of Music & Art and at New York University.

Marriage and family change

Guest married Jamie Lee Curtis in 1984. They have two adopted children.

References change

  1. Mosley, Charles, ed. (2003). Burke's Peerage, Baronetage & Knightage. Vol. II (107th ed.). Wilmington, Delaware: Burke's Peerage (Genealogical Books) Ltd. p. 1716.

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