Adrian Edmondson





Adrian Edmondson


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in Bradford, West Yorkshire, England, The United Kingdom
January 24, 1957

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Adrian Charles "Ade" Edmondson is an English comedian, writer, director, actor, and musician. He is probably best known for his comedic roles in the television series The Young Ones (1982–1984) and Bottom (1991–2003), which he also wrote together with his long-time comedy partner Rik Mayall.

Edmondson attended Pocklington School in Yorkshire from 1968 to 1975 and later went to the University of Manchester to study drama, receiving a 2:1 degree, where he met his future comedy partner Rik Mayall. Edmondson and Mayall soon became best friends and before long found work on the burgeoning alternative comedy scene.

Under the name 20th Century Coyote, Edmondson and Mayall became one of the star attractions at The Comedy Store. As their popularity gr
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Average rating: 3.93 · 727 ratings · 61 reviews · 19 distinct works · Similar authors
The Gobbler

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How to be a Complete Bastard

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Tilly and the Time Machine

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The Cat In The Hat Comes Ba...

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The Complete Bastard's Book...

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The Cat In The Hat Comes Back

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