Peter Edward Cook was a popular English comedic actor and satirist. In the 1960s, he was a prominent figure of the satire boom in the country. He was also associated with the unconventional comedic movement in the late 1950s in the country.
He created ‘Beyond The Fringe,’ the comedy stage revue. He starred in ‘Not Only...But Also,’ along with Dudley Moore. The show was successful and the due then starred together in films ‘Bedazzled,’ and ‘The Wrong Box.’ He also co-presented ‘Saturday Night Live.’
Some of his notable roles in movies include ‘The Princess Bride,’ ‘Yellowbeard,’ ‘Derek and Clive Get The Horn,’ ‘The Secret Policeman’s Ball,’ ‘The Hound of the Baskervilles,’ ‘The Bed Sitting Room,’ and ‘Monte Carlo or Bust!,’ etc. Some of her noteworthy television credits include ‘The Two of Us,’ ‘Arena,’ ‘The Comic Strip Presents,’ ‘Gone to Seed,’ and ‘Roger Mellie: The Man on the Telly.’