|In the David Hughes pseudo-documentary 'Missing Link' (1988)|
The go-to guy for gorillas in the British film industry, Peter Elliott is one of the world's most accomplished animal actors, specialising in the movements of apes and ape-like creatures.
|Putting his face on, in 'Buddy' (1997)|
|On all fours again, but no fun-fur this time. As one of |
the sinister Wheelers in 'Return To Oz' (1985)
|In the days before CGI, this is how you did scenes of utter devastation and carnage. |
A man in a gorilla suit treading on a model Lamborghini in 'King Kong Lives' (1986)
He's also been in Red Dwarf as a chimp and he played Bollo the gorilla, from 'The Mighty Boosh' - but only in the episodes set in Dixon Bainbridge's zoo.
|The more domesticated Bollo from the later series of 'The Mighty Boosh' |
isn't played by Elliott, but by Dave Brown