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How old was John Cleese in The Day the Earth Stood Still?

John Cleese was 68 in The Day the Earth Stood Still when he played the character 'Professor Barnhardt'.

That was over 11 years ago in 2008.

Today he is 80, and has starred in 128 movies in total, 29 since The Day the Earth Stood Still was released.

How old do you think he looks in the movie?

In The Day the Earth Stood Still, I think John Cleese looks:

Did you know?

The Day the Earth Stood Still scores 5.2 out of 10 on The Movie Database.

John Cleese's first acting role was as 'Television public relations man' in Interlude, released in 1968 when he was 28.

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