Edward John "Eddie" Izzard (born 7 February 1962) is a British stand-up comedian, actor and writer. His comedy style takes the form of rambling whimsical monologue and self-referential pantomime. He had a starring role in the television series The Riches as Wayne Malloy and has appeared in many films such as Ocean's Twelve, Ocean's Thirteen, Mystery Men, Shadow of the Vampire, The Cat's Meow, Across the Universe, The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian and Valkyrie. He is also the voice of Nigel in the 2006 animated film The Wild, Dr. Schadenfreude in the 2008 MGM animated film Igor, and Miles Axlerod in the 2011 Disney/Pixar animated film Cars 2.
13.11.2011 [The Guardian (blog)] - And while EddieIzzard always dresses as a woman before performing, the average comedian is unlikely to change gender mid-gag, like a west African frog. I have, however, seen some of you physically attack standups onstage.
08.11.2011 [MayorWatch] - Jeremy Corbyn MP, Val Shawcross, Ken Livingstone and EddieIzzard campaigning last month against fares increases. Photo: MayorWatch Ken Livingstone ramped up his campaign to return to City Hall today by promising to save Londoners £800 in fares over
05.11.2011 [The Star] - It's only two years since the band made their debut at the venue supporting Ross Noble and EddieIzzard. They've since played at festivals in the UK and abroad and made two highly acclaimed albums. Next April they return to their spiritual home with
05.11.2011 [Mirror.co.uk] - Let me give you a clue: he wears a frock, but he's not EddieIzzard; he's rather partial to purple, but he's not Prince, and he has a fine grey beard, but he's not Uncle Albert out of Only Fools And Horses. He is Rowan… no, not Mr Bean... he is Rowan