Leslie Nielsen

Biography: Leslie Nielsen, primarily known for his comedy works for The Naked Gun films, was first introduced to the screen in the 50's, starring in science fiction films which included his first film, Forbidden Planet and Dark Intruder. Since the 80's he has been in a number of comedy spoofs that include Airplane, Naked Gun, Repossessed, Spy Hard, Mel Brooks's Dracula Dead and Loving It, Wrongfulyl Accused and 2001 A Space Travesty. Even though Leslie is usually in his funny comedy roles, he has in fact had Emmy Award Nominations for drama films which include him playing the sleazy john who Barbara Streisand kills in Nuts and as the rich snob in Soul Man. His other serious roles include, Grand Jury, Day of the Animals, Project Kill, The Plainsman, Mr. Magoo, Prom Night, Creepshow and as the ill-fated captain in The Poseidon Adventure. Today he continues his work in comedic spoofs.

Leslie Nielsen's Scores

  • Movies
  • TV
Average career score: 49
Highest Metascore: 78 Airplane!
Lowest Metascore: 18 Mr. Magoo
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 4 out of 11
  2. Negative: 4 out of 11
11 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
33 Superhero Movie Mar 28, 2008 Uncle Albert 5.4
40 Scary Movie 4 Apr 14, 2006 President Baxter Harris 5.8
18 Mr. Magoo Dec 25, 1997 Mr. Magoo tbd
25 Spy Hard May 24, 1996 Executive Producer / Dick Steele, Agent WD-40 5.3
63 Naked Gun 33 1/3: The Final Insult Mar 18, 1994 Lt. Frank Drebin 8.4
65 The Naked Gun 2½: The Smell of Fear Jun 28, 1991 Lt. Frank Drebin 8.2
76 The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad! Dec 2, 1988 Frank Drebin 8.7
33 Soul Man Oct 24, 1986 Mr. Dunbar tbd
59 Creepshow Nov 12, 1982 Richard Vickers (Segment "Something To Tide You Over") 7.0
45 Prom Night Jul 18, 1980 Mr. Hammond tbd
78 Airplane! Jul 2, 1980 Dr. Rumack 7.6