Image of Johnny Vegas

Johnny Vegas

Johnny Vegas is the stage name of Michael Pennington, the St Helens born actor, stand up comedian, writer and director. He is perhaps best known for his lead role as Moz in the BBC3 sitcom Ideal and for his role as The Oracle in several series of the ITV sitcom Benidorm. More recently, he has starred as the hapless Eric in Roy Clarke's Still Open All Hours alongside David Jason. In 2018, Vegas took the lead in a new BBC sitcom, Home From Home.

Read bio at tmdb | Read bio at Wikipedia
Sep 11, 1971 In St Helens, Lancashire, UK
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series An Audience with... 1978-01-08
Latest Project:
Movie Dial M for Middlesbrough 2019-12-14
Known For
Poster of Home from Home
Poster of Neil Gaiman's Likely Stories
Poster of Travel Guides
Poster of Still Open All Hours
Movie Dial M for Middlesbrough Terry 2019-12-14
Movie Tales from the Lodge Russell 2019-03-09
Movie Being Frank: The Chris Sievey Story Himself 2019-03-29
Series The Rubbish World of Dave Spud Dave Spud 2019-09-02
Movie Early Man Asbo (voice) 2018-01-26
Movie Eaten by Lions Ray 2018-06-21
Series Home from Home Neil Hackett 2018-04-20
Movie The Drowning of Arthur Braxton Arthur Braxton Sr. 2018-08-06
Movie Death on the Tyne Terry 2018-12-15
Movie The Queen and I Spiggy 2018-12-24
Movie Tulip Fever Apothecary 2017-07-13
Movie The 2,000,000 Calorie Buffet Himself - Narrator (voice) 2017-02-27
Movie Murder on the Blackpool Express Terry 2017-11-11
Movie Red Top Johnny 2016-01-20
Movie Grimsby Milky Pimms 2016-02-24
Series Neil Gaiman's Likely Stories Unknown 2016-05-26
Series Travel Man: 48 Hours in... Unknown 2015-03-30
Series Taskmaster 2015-07-28
Movie Keith Lemon's Back t'Future Tribute Himself 2015-10-21
Series Travel Guides Narrator 2015-08-03
Series Alan Davies: As Yet Untitled Unknown 2014-06-16
Series Still Open All Hours Eric Agnew 2014-12-26
Series 8 Out of 10 Cats Does Countdown Himself 2013-04-12
Movie The Harry Hill Movie Abu 2013-12-20
Movie Mr. Stink Dad 2012-12-23
Movie The Cow That Almost Missed Christmas Brian (voice) 2012-12-19
Series Feast Unknown 2009-03-03
Movie Johnny Vegas: Live At The Benidorm Palace Himself 2009-11-09
Series Chris Moyles' Quiz Night Unknown 2009-03-22
Series Alan Carr's Celebrity Ding Dong Unknown 2008-02-01
Movie A Tale of Two Continents Al 2008-03-21
Series Massive Tony 2008-09-14
Series Celebrity Juice Unknown 2008-09-24
Series Comedy Map of Britain Unknown 2007-01-27
Series The Graham Norton Show Himself 2007-02-22
Series Benidorm Geoff Maltby 2007-02-01
Series Turn Back Time Unknown 2006-08-09
Series TV Heaven, Telly Hell Unknown 2006-03-26
Series The One Show Unknown 2006-08-14
Series Ideal Moz 2005-01-11
Series Dead Man Weds Lewis Donat 2005-01-05
Movie Blake's Junction 7 Blake 2005-01-22
Movie Comic Aid 2005-03-02
Series ShakespeaRe-Told Unknown 2005-11-07
Series Bleak House Unknown 2005-10-27
Series 8 out of 10 Cats Unknown 2005-06-03
Movie Sex Lives of the Potato Men Dave 2004-02-20
Movie The Libertine Sackville 2004-09-16
Movie Cheeky Alf Price 2003-09-08
Movie The Virgin of Liverpool Jackie Symes 2003-03-15
Movie Blackball Trevor 2003-05-18
Series QI Unknown 2003-09-11
Movie Johnny Vegas: Who's Ready for Ice Cream? As Himself 2003-11-17
Series Johnny Vaughan Tonight Unknown 2002-01-07
Movie Staying Up Frank O'Hanlon 2002-05-07
Series Top Gear Unknown 2002-10-21
Series Tipping the Velvet Gully Sutherland 2002-12-09
Movie Tipping the Velvet Gully Sutherland 2002-10-22
Series Happiness Charlie Doyle 2001-03-20
Series Attention Scum 24 Hour News Man 2001-02-25
Movie Jesus Christ Vampire Hunter Himself 2001-06-10
Series I Love 1990s 2001-08-18
Series The Frank Skinner Show Unknown 1995-09-10
Series Room 101 Unknown 1994-07-04
Series Shooting Stars 1993-12-27
Series This Morning Unknown 1988-10-03
Series Red Dwarf Crit Cop 1988-02-15
Series An Audience with... Himself 1978-01-08