Eddie Izzard Bio Details

Full name

Edward John Izzard





Date of birth

7 Feb 1962

Birth place

Aden, South Yemen




Production Company Owner


Sheffield University, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

Eastbourne College, Eastbourne, England, United Kingdom

St. Bede's School, Sussex, England, United Kingdom

St. John's School, Porthcawl, Wales, United Kingdom

Came out as a Transvestite at 29. He first wanted to cross dress at age four, and secretly did in his teenage years.
In 2009 Eddie completed 43 marathons in 51 days to raise money for Sport Relief. He is aiming to be a member of the 100 club which is for people who have done more than 100 marathons.
In 2016 Eddie ran 27 marathons in 27 days across South Africa as a tribute to Nelson Mandela and the 27 years he spent in prison.
He has plans to run for Mayor of London in 2020.
Voice of Miles Axlerod a modified Range Rover in animated film Cars 2. Played Queen Elizabeth II, Prince Charles and Nigel Bakerbutcher in a 2010 episode of The Simpsons.

Eddie Izzard

Successful Stand Up Comedian
Eddie Izzard

Relationship History

Sarah Townsend


dated from 1999
until 2002

Eddie Izzard Siblings

Mark Izzard


Eddie Izzard Family

Eddie Izzard's parents:

Eddie Izzard's father is Harold Izzard Eddie Izzard's mother was Dorothy Izzard Eddie Izzard's step-mother is Kate Izzard

Eddie Izzard's former partners:

Eddie Izzard dated Sarah Townsend

Eddie Izzard's siblings:

Eddie Izzard's brother is Mark Izzard

Eddie Izzard FameChain Links

Top Gear Celebrity Track - 'Star in a Reasonably Priced Car'

Other people in this association:

Simon Cowell

Geri Horner Geri Halliwell

Cliff Richard


Famous Voices Behind the Character


Other people in this association:

David Bowie 2007

Sir Christopher Lee, CBE 2005

Rihanna 2015


The Simpsons, Guest Stars


Other people in this association:

Mick Jagger 2001

Elizabeth Taylor 1992

Paul McCartney 1995