Connie Booth was born on December 2, 1940 in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA as Constance Booth. She is an actress and writer, known for Monty Python and the Holy Grail (1975), And Now for Something Completely Different (1971) and Fawlty Towers (1975). She has been married to John Lahr since 2000. She was previously married to John Cleese.
[on Fawlty Towers (1975)] People say that nobody but [John Cleese] could have played Basil; it's just as true that nobody but [Andrew Sachs] could have played Manuel, even though there was a time when Andrew, who was German by birth, wanted to play the character in German
1971) from her marriage to John Cleese; mother-in-law of Ed Solomon; daughter-in-law of actor Bert Lahr
Several unconfirmed sources give her birth year as 1941, 1942 or 1944, and her birthday as January 31st; however, information at Companies House UK (supplied by Booth herself) indicates that she was born on December 2nd 1940