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Simon Pegg
Simon Pegg
Simon Pegg info
Born: 14 February, 1970
Birth Name: Simon John Beckingham
Height: 1.78 (5' 10")
Also Known As: Simon Pegg, The Cast, Dr. Russel Fell, The Fresh Pegg
Spouse: Maureen Pegg (23 July 2005 – present) 1 child
Awards: 3 wins & 9 nominations
Known for: The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader , Star Trek , Grindhouse , How to Lose Friends & Alienate People , Mission: Impossible III and more.
Simon Pegg biography

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Simon Pegg was born in February 11970 in Brockwort. His mother - Gillian was - a state employee, while his father - John was a- jazz musician and keyboard salesman. His parents’ marriage collapsed when Simon was seven. Simon took the new name of the mother - after her re-Pegg marriage. Pegg studied drama at Bristol University, and his dissertation was entitled “A Marxist overview of popular Seventies and major film considerations”. In 1993 Simon relocated to London and began performing in stand-up comedy genre as an actor.In 1999, he became one of the founders of the sitcom “Spaced”, and for doing it he was named the best new comedian. It is interesting to know that Simon was forced to refuse Quentin Tarantino on his offer to play in one of the main roles in his film “Inglorious Bastards”. The reason for the refusal was the actor’s schedule. Also it is interesting to know that Pegg is the godfather to the daughter of actress Gwyneth Paltrow and Coldplay frontman Chris Martin. Simon Pegg is a fan of Fable games and he was included in the list of people who work upon the third season of it. Also, Simon Pegg is a fan of “Star Wars”. It is a fact that in 1991, he received a Bachelor of Arts degree at Bristol University.
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Simon Pegg filmography

Here you can learn about the movies Simon Pegg acted in. You can see the names of the movies, their budget, years of release and the money gained from the screening of the certain movie. It is always interesting to know.

Movies & Videos Budget Year Opening weekend US box Office
The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader - Reepicheep (voice) $155M 2010 $24M $102M
Mission: Impossible III - Benji $150M 2006 $47.7M $133M
Star Trek - Scotty $140M 2009 $75.2M $258M
Grindhouse - Bearded Cannibal (segment "Don't") $53M 2007 $11.6M $25M
How to Lose Friends & Alienate People - Sidney Young $27M 2008 $1.43M $2.78M
The Good Night - Paul $15M 2007 $12.4K $20.4K
Free Jimmy - Odd (voice: English version), Writer (English screenplay) $15M 2006
Land of the Dead - Photo Booth Zombie $15M 2005 $10.2M $20.4M
Big Nothing - Gus $8M 2006
Diary of the Dead - Newsreader (voice) (uncredited), Very Special Thanks $2M 2007 $275K $953K
24 Hour Party People - Journalist 2002 $34.9K $1.13M
Steve Coogan: The Man Who Thinks He's It (video) - Himself/Various, Writer (written by) 1998
Danger! 50,000 Zombies! (short) - Zombie Hunter (as Dr. Russel Fell), Writer (unconfirmed) 2004
Guest House Paradiso - Mr Nice 1999
Shaun of the Dead - Shaun, Writer (written by), Soundtrack (performer: "White Lines") 2004 $3.33M $13.5M
The Parole Officer - Deflated Husband 2001
Fun Dead (video short) - Writer (concept) 2004
Plot Holes: What Happened to Shaun When He Ran Off? (video documentary short) - Shaun (voice) (uncredited), Writer, Executive Producer 2004
Simon's Cam (video documentary short) - Himself, Writer, Producer, Director 2004
The Man Who Would Be Shaun (video short) - Michael, Writer 2004
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